Search found 168 matches

by amandajane
Sat Aug 29, 2009 11:16 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Suggestions:
Replies: 1
Views: 539

Suggestions:

Plan on looking for dental needs in a nice part of town. The part of town without the all the crime. I'm starting to believe that maybe my orthodontist is in a bad part of town. She's very sweet, but I don't think she understands as to where she is located. :-+ I live in the middle of a city and the...
by amandajane
Sat Aug 29, 2009 10:54 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Can anyone here give me advice?
Replies: 7
Views: 946

re:

Your teeth are your lifesource without them, you can't do anything.
Always do the best you can for them.

That's all I know to say.

Good luck,
:D
by amandajane
Sat Aug 29, 2009 10:50 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Amazing movement!!
Replies: 1
Views: 647

re:

I just can't get over (1) how quickly the tooth moved and

Quite amazing huh! :D
by amandajane
Fri Aug 28, 2009 4:00 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Can anyone here give me advice?
Replies: 7
Views: 946

re:

I looked at your pictures with the braces on , and I don't see a single thing wrong. Besides your midline being off. :D
by amandajane
Fri Aug 28, 2009 2:11 pm
Forum: Parents of Kids in Braces
Topic: average age to start braces now age 10
Replies: 5
Views: 14823

re:

I just want her to be happy with her smile....but is 8 too young??

I would say it really young, but orthodontist now days do amazing things.

My story:viewtopic.php?t=31380
by amandajane
Fri Aug 28, 2009 2:06 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Faith!
Replies: 2
Views: 661

re:

I can only imagine that your smile is getting more beautiful by the day and that you too have had an incredible journey with braces. It sounds like you are taking very good care of your investment and that everything is going to come out perfect . Keep Smiling! I really appreciate that and thanks f...
by amandajane
Fri Aug 28, 2009 2:00 pm
Forum: Dental Do-dads (Dental Products Q's and Comments)
Topic: Any Shout-Outs on a GOOD Floss to use?
Replies: 12
Views: 5038

re:

The floss I use is minted wax Oral-B Satin Floss or just the minted wax regular floss.

my story:viewtopic.php?t=31380
by amandajane
Fri Aug 28, 2009 1:58 pm
Forum: Dental Do-dads (Dental Products Q's and Comments)
Topic: What did your ortho "give" you?
Replies: 242
Views: 105616

re::

My orthodontist gave me:

A coffee mug
a dental mirror on a stick
several floss threaders
a travel toothbrush
:D :-9
by amandajane
Fri Aug 28, 2009 1:50 pm
Forum: Dental Do-dads (Dental Products Q's and Comments)
Topic: What kind of lip balm do you use?
Replies: 142
Views: 69591

re:

Vaseline, carmex, chapstick (regular, or flavored), softlips, basically anything that will keep my lips from chaping. :D

My story: viewtopic.php?t=31380
by amandajane
Fri Aug 28, 2009 1:43 pm
Forum: Parents of Kids in Braces
Topic: Daughters in head gear 16hr per dy for next year
Replies: 1
Views: 9428

re:

Just tell them it could be really really worse. Golden rule: things can always get worse. :D
by amandajane
Fri Aug 28, 2009 1:37 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Fashionvictim and her twin daughters
Replies: 34
Views: 10352

re:

And Amanda Jane, just fyi--many, many kids are actually done iwth braces by their teens now.
Sorry I guess I've been hiding under a rock. Who'd know there was something called phase 1 and 2 for kids. I'm always learning.
by amandajane
Fri Aug 28, 2009 1:34 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Fashionvictim and her twin daughters
Replies: 34
Views: 10352

re:

The trip to the tatoo parlor was a hoot. I carried the day when after having our ankles decorated I asked the girls what they would think if their mom got a coiled serpent in the small of her back. They were stunned to discover that their mum was a player after all. Need I add that we now all have ...
by amandajane
Fri Aug 28, 2009 6:23 am
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Going for Invisalign at 27
Replies: 10
Views: 3989

response

It will be interesting to see how it turns out.
Best of Luck.

:D
by amandajane
Fri Aug 28, 2009 6:13 am
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Fashionvictim and her twin daughters
Replies: 34
Views: 10352

response

Being 13 is really young, I didn't get my first braces till like 16 or so. Do the girls have all their permenant teeth yet? I would think so. Some people start really young, anyways.

:D :-9

My story: viewtopic.php?t=31380
by amandajane
Fri Aug 28, 2009 6:02 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: How Loose is Too Loose?
Replies: 9
Views: 1192

response

clicking is normal and being able to wiggle slightly is normal but this too will pass! I would think wiggling a tooth is way too loose. I've had braces on for about 8 months and nothing has ever wiggled. My teeth have been sore from pressure but not to the point of wiggling. Just my thoughts. My st...