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by BBQ Grill
Mon Jul 30, 2012 1:03 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Anybody ever had a certain teeth not tied?
Replies: 4
Views: 842

Re: Anybody ever had a certain teeth not tied?

Thanks for the response...and I apologize for not making myself clear....its not the two back teeth.... But the 3rd and 4th teeth next to the one with molar bands. I'm a year into my treatment n it just seems odd that those two teeth in the back on both side is not tied.... Wouldnt it bend the wire ...
by BBQ Grill
Thu Jul 26, 2012 2:30 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Anybody ever had a certain teeth not tied?
Replies: 4
Views: 842

Anybody ever had a certain teeth not tied?

I had an adjustment last week and just noticed that two upper teeth on both side did was not tied with either rubber band or wire ties....is that normal?
by BBQ Grill
Sun Jun 10, 2012 11:06 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Yellowy teeth?
Replies: 9
Views: 1338

Re: Yellowy teeth?

I use crest pro health and its working fine for me. But I also brush with a whitened tooth paste once a week.
by BBQ Grill
Sun Jun 10, 2012 10:59 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: 5 weeks in and still in pain
Replies: 6
Views: 695

Re: 5 weeks in and still in pain

Yes its normal.... Things r moving along....no worries.
by BBQ Grill
Sun Jun 10, 2012 10:57 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: How do I ask my orthodontist if...
Replies: 10
Views: 1242

Re: How do I ask my orthodontist if...

ummm how about... Hey ortho lady, may I record my adjustment?..... She might think u r trying to save evidence against her lol
by BBQ Grill
Sun Apr 08, 2012 11:35 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Photos - Day 4 and Day 12.. Slight Progress!!
Replies: 9
Views: 1676

Re: Photos - Day 4 and Day 12.. Slight Progress!!

Your two front teeth looks fine but what do I know. Most definitely your wire got straighter... So there has to be some movement. 26 months?.... Eeeek... It took me 7 months to get to where Ur at and I was quoted at 24 months lol...so i got 17 more months to go... I say urs gonna take around 17 mont...
by BBQ Grill
Sun Apr 08, 2012 9:54 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: How does rotating the teeth really work?
Replies: 29
Views: 17462

Re: How does rotating the teeth really work?

This was how my rotation went...1 month...nothing....2nd month nothing... 3 rd month nothing.... Than BAM! It moves on the 4 th month..
by BBQ Grill
Sun Apr 08, 2012 9:51 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Had braces 20 years ago - teeth moved back
Replies: 10
Views: 3085

Re: Had braces 20 years ago - teeth moved back

Jeeeeeze..... For the rest of our life?..... Hmmmmm but I only sleep 4 hours a day
by BBQ Grill
Sun Apr 08, 2012 9:46 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Photos - Day 4 and Day 12.. Slight Progress!!
Replies: 9
Views: 1676

Re: Photos - Day 4 and Day 12.. Slight Progress!!

I see movement on the left side of the pic....but r u sure Ur not biting extra hard on that side? LOL
by BBQ Grill
Sun Apr 08, 2012 9:20 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Got rubber bands today
Replies: 8
Views: 1409

Re: Got rubber bands today

New one every time u take it out....no need to be frugal, they're free LOL
by BBQ Grill
Sun Mar 04, 2012 10:44 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Being a 24 year old girl with bracing
Replies: 25
Views: 4097

Re: Being a 24 year old girl with bracing

I can totally understand where Ur coming from with the stuck up thing. I use to have a hard time talking to strangers face to face because of me being self conscious about my jacked up teeth. Well anyways let me tell u there's really is a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. My teeth was totally j...
by BBQ Grill
Wed Feb 01, 2012 1:03 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Should you try to wean yourself off of the wax?
Replies: 16
Views: 2669

Re: Should you try to wean yourself off of the wax?

I've used wax only on the first day because the tech told me to.... Found it annoying so I never used it again.... Poking pain lasted for one week..mouth toughen up ... Now it feels normal.... I look forward for the poking pain lol...cause that's where the tooth moved..
by BBQ Grill
Mon Jan 09, 2012 12:35 am
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: Braced on 1.5.12
Replies: 8
Views: 1144

Re: Braced on 1.5.12

Hi Lynn, don't worry... It will definitely get better lol. I to had those molar bands cutting up my tongue... I was going to give it two weeks to get better...if it didn't than i was going to tell them to do something about it cuz i can't be living with this thing cutting up the side of my tongue......
by BBQ Grill
Sat Dec 31, 2011 10:54 am
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: About to be braced
Replies: 11
Views: 3489

Re: About to be braced

Woot woot.... It's nice to see there's other people in the suck it up club.... I swear to u.... If u let your own body get use to the pain.... The months ahead will be a piece of cake.... Our body really does has the power to adapt to things to make us feel better... Just let it do it
by BBQ Grill
Sat Dec 31, 2011 10:37 am
Forum: The Naked Tooth (Retainers and Life After Braces)
Topic: All Finished! Before and Afters!
Replies: 12
Views: 3829

Re: All Finished! Before and Afters!

Why u lucky son of a ...... Lol j.k...... They look awesome... Congrats.... So what kind of problems did u run into that extended your time so i won't make the same mistake lol ...