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by andie40
Thu Apr 08, 2010 6:23 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Done.....Finished......I have a SMILE!
Replies: 18
Views: 4788

Congratulations! Your new smile looks wonderful...and the change in before and after is remarkable. You must be so thrilled. I am getting de-braced on 04-22 and can't wait for the "reveal". Enjoy your new smile!! :D
by andie40
Fri Jul 31, 2009 5:02 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Upcoming Appointment to "reposition" brackets??
Replies: 5
Views: 4522

Upcoming Appointment to "reposition" brackets??

I have Damon clear brackets on both the top and bottom, and have had them on for 4 months and 21 days. At my next appointment with the ortho, she will be taking off the brackets and "repositioning/rebonding" them. I have not ever heard of this? I have had alot of movement, my teeth were so crooked t...
by andie40
Tue Apr 28, 2009 8:14 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Canker Sores and swollen cheeks as a result
Replies: 9
Views: 14409

THANK YOU to all the wonderful replies...I have been rinsing with warm salt water. Amazed that it helps so much. Will try to find the Kanka remedy today at a drugstore. And I did use the rolled up cotton balls in my cheek last night. My husband thinks I am hilarious but beauty knows no pain-right? M...
by andie40
Sat Apr 25, 2009 2:23 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Canker Sores and swollen cheeks as a result
Replies: 9
Views: 14409

Canker Sores and swollen cheeks as a result

Hello- I have just found this website and have gotten great information so far! What a supportive community of fellow brace faces. I have recently (5 weeks and 3 days ago) been braced with Damon braces. Second time-had them in the dark ages as a teen. Wasn't told to wear retainer for life, etc. SO, ...