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by Happy2Smile
Thu Feb 27, 2014 5:43 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Happy2Smile's Story
Replies: 15
Views: 6293

Re: Happy2Smile's Story

Well heard the best news ever. April 1st, no joke, my son and I will be getting our braces off. I am so excited. :jump: My dentist said it wasn't perfect, but as close as he thought it was going to get. So I got my pigtails taken off. Yahoo! :BigGrin: And had to take impressions for retainers. Whic...
by Happy2Smile
Thu Feb 27, 2014 4:52 pm
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: jaw clicking/popping after surgery
Replies: 4
Views: 9124

Re: jaw clicking/popping after surgery

The clicking did stop for me, but every once in awhile when I yawn big some weird pop sounds happens, but not to the point where I have constant clicking or popping. However in the are of numbness it has been over a year since surgery, and I still have a bit of numbness on the right side.
by Happy2Smile
Wed Oct 17, 2012 8:57 pm
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: jaw clicking/popping after surgery
Replies: 4
Views: 9124

Re: jaw clicking/popping after surgery

I just had this surgery August 27, 2012. This discussion was so helpful as technically I was supposed to be on a liquid diet for 6 weeks, but by week 4/5 I was starving, and had restorted to eating some pudding or things I could slurp down. At week 5 on the dot I got lazy :oops: and really desperat...
by Happy2Smile
Wed Oct 17, 2012 8:26 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Happy2Smile's Story
Replies: 15
Views: 6293

Re: Happy2Smile's Story

Gosh am I ever having a tough time writing this, keep seeming to exit out. Eegh! :yikes: So after pigtails, it was pretty uneventful, with powerchains, rubberbands and such slowly moving things into position. Then this April 2012 or May my dentist informed me that the rubberbands were not doing wha...
by Happy2Smile
Wed Oct 17, 2012 6:56 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Happy2Smile's Story
Replies: 15
Views: 6293

Re: Happy2Smile's Story

Okay, so for fun, I am going to show some pictures, b4 I tell the rest of the story of where I am at now, and what has happened to get there.
by Happy2Smile
Wed Oct 17, 2012 6:03 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Happy2Smile's Story
Replies: 15
Views: 6293

Re: Happy2Smile's Story

Ufta :-= one of these days when I am trying to catch up, I will remember to save. Was almost done with update and accidenty exited out, and lost everything. Anyhow can't believe it has been over a whole year since I posted last. Lots has happened. I had thought that the expander and the bite plate ...
by Happy2Smile
Sat Jan 22, 2011 3:05 am
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Happy2Smile's Story
Replies: 15
Views: 6293

Re: Happy2Smile's Story

Colors I have had! First: color I had was purple and orange July 20th when the top braces were first put on. Second: July 26th I went in because a bracket came off and I was able to put on just a dark purple . Third: was Pink top on Aug 31st, and then on Septber 8th when bottom braces were put on (p...
by Happy2Smile
Sat Jan 22, 2011 2:15 am
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Happy2Smile's Story
Replies: 15
Views: 6293

Re: Happy2Smile's Story

Sorry to post so many pictures! :oops: Just thought it would be fun to look at plus thought I would try to post a little bigger ones, and maybe in better order! P.S. To the administrators: I must say I love the changes you have done on the site to help with posting, yet still keeping things safe! Th...
by Happy2Smile
Sat Jan 22, 2011 1:53 am
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Happy2Smile's Story
Replies: 15
Views: 6293

Re: Happy2Smile's Story

More Process!
by Happy2Smile
Sat Jan 22, 2011 1:35 am
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Happy2Smile's Story
Replies: 15
Views: 6293

Re: Happy2Smile's Story

Process!
by Happy2Smile
Sat Jan 22, 2011 12:28 am
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Mlholl19's quest for a nice smile. Pics included...
Replies: 50
Views: 17375

Re: Mlholl19's quest for a nice smile. Pics included...

What a beautiful smile. :BigTeethGrin: I so look forward to being done!
by Happy2Smile
Sat Jan 22, 2011 12:11 am
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Happy2Smile's Story
Replies: 15
Views: 6293

Re: Happy2Smile's Story

Okay so I haven't posted in a while, so here we go. My October 13th visit I was told I could stop turning the expander! Whohoooo a step closer to being done! :dance: I had asked my dentist if he thought it had accomplished everything he had hoped it would, and he said it was to early to tell. I was...
by Happy2Smile
Sun Sep 26, 2010 8:42 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: 34, a Momma of 2, and braces.
Replies: 49
Views: 15293

How exciting! It is sooooo fun to see the progress! :D
by Happy2Smile
Tue Sep 21, 2010 8:05 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: My Brace-face saga
Replies: 19
Views: 8127

Wow! Before and after pictures are so wonderful! Your latest pictures sure make a person think and say it is all going to be worth it. :HugeGrin: Right now for myself, I feel like I am at a slight stand still where I haven't noticed much happening. The top has been where I have noticed pretty big ch...
by Happy2Smile
Tue Sep 21, 2010 8:23 am
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Happy2Smile's Story
Replies: 15
Views: 6293

Happy2Smiles's Story

My latest picture and being able to tell a difference in what the expander and braces are doing!

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