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by mist
Sat Oct 31, 2009 6:26 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: LAUGHING GAS!!!??? PLEASE HELP!
Replies: 17
Views: 13218

nitrous oxide is a drug and is used in medicine and derivative uses one thing to help the experience to be okay is to remember that you are under nitrous effect and that the effects will wear down in minutes. if you are starting to have a bad trip, remember its just temporary and that its just nitro...
by mist
Thu Sep 10, 2009 8:43 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: How do you feel about your metal braces?
Replies: 23
Views: 4353

short answer: i dont care :D less short answer: i dont smile all teeth out when i walk in the street and i tend to not show my teeth much when i speak to people i dont know (i dont cover my mouth, its just i dont look people in the eye and give them bright smiles :p ) but anyway, i dont care :D it s...
by mist
Sat Sep 05, 2009 10:25 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: what is..
Replies: 5
Views: 880

bite turbos
by mist
Sat Aug 22, 2009 8:47 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: I'm new and extremely discouraged :(
Replies: 14
Views: 2324

there is something that seems quite irrational but which is also seems true: if you care, people will care (and eventually react) if you dont care, people dont care either strange but it seems to works this way :P the first week i had braces (metal upper only), i felt insecure but once i noticed tha...
by mist
Fri Aug 21, 2009 12:16 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Are they just wasting my time??
Replies: 1
Views: 712

Re: Are they just wasting my time??

I have my 3rd adjustment in about 3 weeks, so will ask my ortho about this then, but was just wondering if others are in the same position. What is all the extra waiting about? Am I just being impatient? dont take it wrong: impatient but also "ignorant" ortho need to move roots; as with iceberg, th...
by mist
Thu Aug 20, 2009 3:15 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Ortho abruptly left practice, new ortho has different plan!!
Replies: 4
Views: 984

may be you should seek some other opinions and ask every ortho a lot of questions about the treatement plan, the diagnostic, the excepted result and then choose the option you feel is the right one. TMJ is a pain in the a**, hope youll get it sorted. Be ruthless with the orthos: the one whom answer ...
by mist
Sat Aug 15, 2009 10:56 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: teeth grinding morning jaw pain and headaches-need solution
Replies: 3
Views: 845

Re: teeth grinding morning jaw pain and headaches-need solut

Ive tried like every night guard out there. Either not comfortable or easily wears down. Ive heard of a appliance called a Kois deprogammer. It looks alot like a hawley retainer. Is it expensive? Does anyone on this board wear one? I need a solution for this problem!!! my personal solution: learn t...
by mist
Mon Aug 10, 2009 5:05 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Lig colours (colors)
Replies: 1303
Views: 595614

Really, my teeth are whiter than they look in the picture. Not sure why they look so yellow. it could be the "whites balance" and lighting. take a pic of a big white thing it will be white take a pic of a little white thing surronded by a green thing, the white will not be so white. light play a ro...
by mist
Thu Jul 30, 2009 2:47 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Flossing
Replies: 20
Views: 2914

i twist the floss then i bend it; it become easier to put under the wire ... when the floss wants to stay bended at least :D
by mist
Tue Jul 28, 2009 12:45 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Damon Braces/Brackets
Replies: 4
Views: 973

it sucks because as it gives no pain (i heard it happends to most people) you dont know if your teeth are moving or not :?

only joking :P
by mist
Sat Jul 25, 2009 10:12 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Getting braces in a week! Advice?
Replies: 17
Views: 2579

if you get no molar band, getting braces is painless one advice is to reassure yourself before hand; i was braced three days ago and the feeling freaked me at first but three days after it is already much more manageable. So reassure yourself: things changes and soon, you will be used to braces chee...
by mist
Wed Jul 22, 2009 11:24 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Metal or clear brackets
Replies: 26
Views: 3659

I work in HR so I got clear all around. I wouldn't consider it "chickening out" as someone has coined it. hope this was clear, it was _my feeling for _myself :) by the way, i didn't bothered about what others would have chosen and i think it helped to make a free decision, free decision seems impor...
by mist
Wed Jul 22, 2009 7:50 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Metal or clear brackets
Replies: 26
Views: 3659

i thought "chicken out and go semi-stealth or go crazy and go metal" i had a lot of time to think about it but as i _am_ crazy i choosed metal was a good choice to me as with my big mouth, it doesnt show much when you speak in fact anyway ceramic or metal, people (will) know you are wearing braces (...
by mist
Wed Jul 22, 2009 3:12 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Gummy smile (showing more more) after braces, anyone?
Replies: 8
Views: 2580

Re: yes!!! its happening to me 2!

danz23 wrote:Why (does it happen) I wonder??
got a deep bite ?
just had an idea :idea:
by mist
Mon Jul 20, 2009 11:28 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: TMJ and braces
Replies: 7
Views: 1506

hello chem, I'm getting braces in two days mainly to fix TMJ problem. What you are saying interest me a lot but I'm not sure I understand. It seems you had muscles problems, TMJ pain may be and a problem with the position of your jaw (this is often aggravated by muscles tense and muscles spams, I gu...