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by linzyleigh
Thu Jul 09, 2009 12:35 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Who's teeth do you hope yours resemble after braces?
Replies: 23
Views: 3483

I hope mine look like Carrie Underwood's! She has beautiful teeth
by linzyleigh
Wed Mar 04, 2009 2:23 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: First bad experience: Only 2nd adjustment
Replies: 9
Views: 1628

I had a similar, although maybe not quite as bad, experience. This morning I got my first adjustment, with new archwires. The assistant was short with me, which I guess was fine. She doesn't need to make a bunch of small talk with everyone that sits down in her chair. I mentioned to her that I'd app...
by linzyleigh
Wed Mar 04, 2009 1:54 pm
Forum: The Naked Tooth (Retainers and Life After Braces)
Topic: Regrets?
Replies: 9
Views: 2334

linzyleigh wrote:I've heard of this happening before. 60 minutes did a special on it once...about how extractions can drastically change the shape of someone's face.
I realize yours was a case of expansion, not extractions, but still. Same sort of theory applies. There are risks!
by linzyleigh
Wed Mar 04, 2009 1:52 pm
Forum: The Naked Tooth (Retainers and Life After Braces)
Topic: Regrets?
Replies: 9
Views: 2334

I've heard of this happening before. 60 minutes did a special on it once...about how extractions can drastically change the shape of someone's face. Go to YouTube.com and search Dr Derek Mahony 60 minutes. There's a case of identical twins having different orthodontic treatments (one with extraction...