Frequently Asked Questions

As a newcomer to the AIRWAAV Mouthpiece, it's understandable that you might need some time to get accustomed to it. Begin by precisely following the molding instructions provided. Afterward, we recommend utilizing our detailed implementation guide found on our fitting & usage page to gradually integrate the mouthpiece into your routine. A proven method to quickly adapt to the mouthpiece involves frequent early use. Try wearing it during everyday activities, such as household chores or walks. This consistent use helps your brain become accustomed to the mouthpiece faster, enhancing comfort and allowing you to experience its benefits sooner during physical activities.

The AIRWAAV Performance Mouthpiece stands out due to its 15 years of dedicated research and development, underpinned by peer-reviewed studies confirming its effectiveness. It holds a unique patent and supports both strength and conditioning, alongside enhancing recovery by reducing bodily strain and lowering cortisol levels.

Typically, AIRWAAV lasts between 6-9 months, with the possibility of extending up to a year, depending on how often it's used and the user's clenching habits.

AIRWAAV is crafted from a patented, BPA-free, and hydrophobic material designed tosnugly fit your mouth by slightly shrinking after the heating and molding process.

The AIRWAAV is designed to enhance your training across any sport, but it doesn’t offerteeth protection for contact sports. For non-contact sports, using AIRWAAV in bothtraining and competition is recommended to potentially improve performance levels.

Yes. If you have braces, we recommend the AIRWAAV Performance PX1 model. The wider bite channel will fit better with braces.

Clean your mouthpiece and its case by rinsing under running water, applying 3 pumpsof AIRWAAV Mouthpiece Cleaner, and letting them air dry for at least 60 seconds. We suggest cleaning at least once a week. For more on our Mouthpiece Cleaner, [click here].

If the mouthpiece feels too large, you can carefully trim the ends with scissors for a better fit.

Yes, trimming the ends to adjust the fit will not affect its performance.

Every AIRWAAV Performance Mouthpiece comes with a replacement guarantee. Should you be dissatisfied, we offer a free replacement within one year of purchase. While AIRWAAV includes a warranty against product defects, it doesn’t come with a traditional dental warranty like those for athletic mouth guards, as it’s not designed for contact sports protection.

AIRWAAV enhances airflow in the pharyngeal area, benefiting both nasal and mouth breathing. We recommend inhaling through the nose and exhaling through the mouth during less intense exercises, with a shift to mouth breathing as intensity increases.

For fitting instructions for each AIRWAAV mouthpiece model, [click here].

For usage instructions for each AIRWAAV mouthpiece model, [click here].

For users of the Performance Mouthpiece, position your tongue forward beneath the front intake bar, which is located just behind your teeth. Ensure that your tongue rests below this bar, not on top of it. If you're using the Recovery Mouthpiece, there's no need to position your tongue under the front intake bar. Allow your tongue to naturally advance forward. For many users, the tongue will naturally press against the roof of the mouth during sleep, and this is perfectly acceptable.

The AIRWAAV Mouthpiece is not intended to serve as protective gear against impacts encountered in contact sports. For such activities, we advise opting for a protective mouthguard specifically designed for impact protection. Our recommended brand is Game On Mouthguards, which is recognized by the American Dental Association for its protective qualities. The AIRWAAV Mouthpiece is best suited for training scenarios for athletes engaged in contact sports, to ensure they are training at their highest potential.

AIRWAAV was introduced in 2020, building on mouthpiece technology developed since the early 2000s.