Braces can cause sores and irritation of the soft tissues of the mouth. CareDent Ortho Wax helps relieve wire and bracket irritation. Wax comes in a convenient carry case. A natural wax product. Easy to use. Cut off the required amount of wax, roll it into a ball and apply it on the bracket or brace which is irritating the soft tissue. Press down the wax firmly until it moulds to the brace. Consult your orthodontist for further instruction.