Soft Liners Make Wearing Dentures More Comfortable

A permanent soft liner is a layer of soft material that is placed on the inner surface of a denture which rests on the gum. In short, a soft liner acts as a cushion between the hard plastic base of a denture and the gums. Soft liners can be used in the fabrication of new dentures or placed in existing dentures.

Permanent soft liners provide comfort for individuals with:

Severely receded or flat gums that become irritated with the stress of dentures

Chronic soreness

Gums with sharp bony areas

Advantages of Soft Liners

Greater comfort

Soft liner materials are clinically proven to not cause allergic reactions in most denture wearers

With soft liners, many denture wearers report that they can chew food more comfortably

Technological advancements mean soft liner materials and fabrication is constantly improving

Things to Consider

Soft liners require proper home care using appropriate cleaners

To ensure a consistently snug fit, attend regular follow-up visits with us to examine the fit of your dentures and health of your oral tissues