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by Courtney
Mon Nov 17, 2008 1:51 pm
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: I'm finally delurking!
Replies: 1
Views: 720

I'm finally delurking!

Hi all, I’ve been a phantom presence on this board since the beginning of 2008. I’ve had braces on June and figured I’d finally register and start connecting with other adult brace-faces. I’m 21 years old and I had braces put on to fix a large gap between my front teeth, smaller gaps in my o...
by Courtney
Mon Nov 17, 2008 1:31 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: When you first saw your brace what did you think?
Replies: 49
Views: 9289

I like how I look with braces. I got them on in the morning sometime in June, and then went for a doctor’s appointment and to the mall. I smiled as I went and was completely thrilled. I have metal brackets and wires, so it’s not like they’re invisible. I figure – I’m taking this step to im...
by Courtney
Mon Nov 17, 2008 1:22 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: THINNING of face during braces
Replies: 140
Views: 92527

I don’t think I’ve lost weight since getting my braces (June 08), but my face has definitely changed shape. Thankfully, it’s for the better. Besides gaps in my top teeth, I had some pretty horrible jaw problems. I had a 4mm overbite on my top teeth, as well as a slight cross bite. The cross bi...