Frequent Questions - Invisible Aligners | Bee Correct

Frequently Asked Questions

Evaluation

How do I know if Bee Correct clear aligners are right for me?

BeeCorrect clear aligners are designed to treat minor to moderate teeth alignment issues, including space between teeth, crowding, rotations and some bite corrections. Your impression kit will give our orthodontists the information if you are right for it. Every order starts with a Smile Assessment to determine if you are a suitable candidate?

Go to "Am I a Candidate"

Is there a minimum age requirement?

We treat patients who have all adult teeth fully erupted, or patients aged between 12 and 14 years. If you are under 18, we will need your parents’ consent.

Am I a candidate if I have a dental implant?

Our orthodontists who will be assigned to your case will decide whether we can treat you or not. Some cases with implants can be treated. If they determine that you are not the best fit, we will refund the impression kit.

Can I use Bee Correct clear aligners if I have missing teeth?

Our clear aligners can work for some patients who have missing teeth. The orthodontist will access your case and will decide if they are best for you. If not, you will have all your money refunded.

Am I a candidate if I have a wisdom teeth?

If your dentist or orthodontist suggest that a tooth or teeth need to be removed, you should follow these instructions. If not, you can purchase our impression kit and after the review of your smile our orthodontists will determine whether they can offer the solution that is the best fit for you. If not, your money will be fully refunded.

I just have my wisdom tooth extracted. Am I a candidate?

We recommend that you wait four to six weeks. If you want to start earlier we need a written approval by your doctor or surgeon.

Can I use Bee Correct aligners to align only upper/lower teeth?

It is not possible, because there are specific relations between upper and lower teeth. That is why we need both your upper and lower teeth.

Will they work for me if I have a bridge?

In some case Bee Correct aligners can work for you. The orthodontist who handles your case will decide if the aligners will work for you. If not, you will get a refund for the impression kit.

What If I am not a candidate?

If you are found to be in this category, you will be fully refunded.

I was not a candidate when I purchased the impression kit. Since then I have fixed the problems in my mouth. Can I restart with the Bee Correct clear aligners?

Yes, you can. Just fill the form Am I a Candidate?

Treatment

How long does it take for Bee Correct to straighten your teeth?

It varies depending on the severity of the case. The treatment time takes four to eight months

Does the process hurt?

You will have some discomfort. The pain will not last more than a few days. It means that the aligners are working. If you have any further questions, do not hesitate to contact us.

Are these aligners safe if I am pregnant?

It is not safe to wear BeeCorrect.

We suggest that treatment should be started after the pregnancy is over. We want to inform you that during the pregnancy the teeth can shift and you can suffer from gum inflammation. Take it into consideration and do regular professional hygiene.

How long does it take to receive my aligners?

The whole process takes up to three weeks.

Who reviews my case?

Your case is reviewed by the top professional orthodontists who are members of ABO (American Board of Orthodontists) and EBO (European Board of Orthodontists). The difference between us and the other companies is that all cases are handled by top professionals.

How long should I wear Bee Correct clear aligners?

Wear them as much as possible. Remove them only while eating or drinking.

Can I speed up the treatment process?

No. You cannot. We recommend that you do not skip steps and that you wear the aligners as long as mentioned above in order to achieve the desired result.

When do I have to change my aligners?

We recommend to change them at night before going to bed.

How do I know when to change the aligners?

After you receive the set of all aligners, you should wear them beginning with the first set and changing the sets once every 2 weeks.

What happens when my Bee Correct clear aligner treatment is completed?

Protect your final result by wearing retainers. You have to wear them at least 20 hours a day in the first month and after that only while you sleep. We recommend that you change the retainers every six months to keep them fresh.

How to maintain the final result?

You have to wear your retainers. In the first month during the whole day (except when eating and drinking). After that only while sleeping.

What is Bee Correct lifetime warranty?

All our patients receive lifetime warranty. It means that if you have unwanted movements of the teeth or if they are not aligned as they were in the end, or the final result is not the desired one, we will evaluate your case again. After that you will receive a set of aligners free of charge.

How can I reduce the discomfort/pain?

You will feel some discomfort when wearing a new aligner. It will disappear within a few days. It means that the aligners are working. You can reduce the pain by taking a pain killer.

How long should the discomfort last?

It should not last more than a few days. You can take a pain killer. If you have any further questions, give us a call.

Pricing

How much do Bee Correct aligners cost?

Firstly, you will begin with the impression kit which costs 39 euros. It is fully refundable if your orthodontist determines that you are not a good candidate for treatment. The cost of a full aligner set is 950 euros.

What forms of payment are accepted?

We accept the following credit cards: (Visa, MasterCard, American Express).

Aligners

What are Bee Correct clear aligners?

Bee Correct clear aligners are absolutely clear plastic devices that fit to your teeth and are worn to move your teeth gradually to their proper positions.

How do Bee Correct clear aligners straighten your teeth?

You will receive a set of invisible aligners that move your teeth bit by bit. After wearing each aligner for two weeks, you progress to the next set of aligners until you complete all aligners to achieve the desired smile.

They have to be worn at least 20 hours a day. Each aligner is worn and interchanged every two weeks

What are Bee Correct clear aligners made of?

Our aligners are made of Polymer which is BPA-free. They are transparent and will not impair your aesthetics.

How do I clean Bee Correct aligners?

You have to rinse them with cold water to remove the saliva when you take them out. The quantity of bacteria depends on the saliva. You have to clean them with a toothbrush and soap. The toothpaste brushing leads to scratches in the aligners. Do not soak them in mouthwash in order to avoid change in the colour.

Can I chew with aligners?

We do not recommend to do it. Before chewing please take them out.

Can I drink alcohol or coffee with aligners?

We recommend to take them out. When you finish drinking, rinse your mouth with water before putting them back in.

Can I smoke with aligners?

We recommend not to smoke because the aligners can be discoloured.

What happens if I lose or damage an aligner?

Firstly, let us know. Secondly, you will receive a new one for 89 euros. During this time you should wear the previous one in order to save the progress.

I am sick. Should I wear my aligners?

You should wear them if your illness is mild. If it is severe and you are vomiting, you have to take them out.

What If my aligners do not fit?

Give us a call. We will sort it out.

My aligner is broken. What should I do?

Call us. We will send you a new one for free.

Impression kit, Photos and 3D

Will the impression kit fit me if I have a bigger or smaller mouth?

We have different sizes of impression trays, so we will send the impression kit according to the size of your teeth arches in order to fit into your mouth.

What is a Treatment Preview?

The Treatment Preview is a digital 3D model of your teeth. After we receive your impressions, we will create your aligner profile. You will be able to see how your teeth are moving gradually and you will see your future smile.

What is an impression kit?

It is what we send to you in order to take moulds of your teeth to create your treatment plans. It consists of four trays and silicone to take the impressions. Also you will find instructions on how to take these moulds, how to take photos, a mouth stretcher, and a prepaid shipping label to stick to the box.

What are the benefits of doing the impression kit at home?

There is no need to go to the dentist and wait. You can take the impression in the comfort of your home.

How do I upload photos?

You will find everything that you need in your impression kit. You will get a mouth sketcher and photo instructions in your kit. You should follow these instructions and log into your BeeCorrect account to upload them.

What happens if I do not take the impressions properly?

After you send your impression kit back to us and if we find that the impressions were not taken well, we will send another impression kit to you.

Can I purchase an impression kit for my friend or for my family?

Yes you can, but you have to create an account for each of them with a specific email address. Each purchase of kit has to be assigned to a different email address.

Other

Will I receive a free whitening kit with my purchase?

Yes, you will. Well aligned teeth are even better when they are brighter.

Does Bee Correct ship internationally?

Bee Correct clear aligners are available in the entire European Union & United Kingdom.

What If i still have questions?

Give us a call at +359 877 284 040 We will be happy to help.

What If I think that my teeth need more movement?

If at the end of your treatment you are not satisfied with your smile, your orthodontist will do a re-evaluation. After that, if you are determined that you need additional sets of aligners, you will receive them for free.