You’ll want to make sure that food particles and other debris doesn't get trapped in your braces. In addition to monitoring this issue, be aware that brackets might stain the enamel on your teeth. To prevent that, you should clean the areas that are affected on a daily basis.
Some people with orthodontic appliances can benefit from using a water pick, and if you don't have one, you might consider adding one to your dental arsenal. Their ability to emit small pressurized water bursts is an effective and easy way to rinse this any debris from your mouth. Of course, daily brushing, flossing and rinsing are practices you should follow regularly.
Remember that your braces and sticky foods are not compatible. Any type of snacks that are very crunchy and chewy are things you want to avoid. These culprits have a tendency to loosen or damage orthodontia.