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by BracesU
Fri Apr 17, 2015 7:02 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Kayla's Braces/Story
Replies: 38
Views: 4350

Re: Kayla's Braces/Story

"They also changed my wires again (3 weeks early!)"

That's great news! Always a good sign when ahead of progress. Keep your story updated!
by BracesU
Fri Apr 17, 2015 5:42 pm
Forum: Dental and Facial Implant Forum
Topic: Dental implant in place of extracted wisdom tooth
Replies: 5
Views: 3014

Re: Dental implant in place of extracted wisdom tooth

I see no one has responded to your question and there are no updates. Did you ever decide on an implant? What have you found out?
by BracesU
Fri Apr 17, 2015 5:29 pm
Forum: Lingual Braces
Topic: braces off tomorrow!
Replies: 7
Views: 1982

Re: braces off tomorrow!

Hey 31ling,

Keep us updated! Sounds like things are going well for you so far.
by BracesU
Fri Apr 17, 2015 4:46 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: ByeBye (Top) Braces!!!
Replies: 21
Views: 1865

Re: ByeBye (Top) Braces!!!

Woohoo msw! That's great news. Great job being persistent and toughing it out.
by BracesU
Fri Apr 17, 2015 4:36 pm
Forum: Invisalign-type Braces (Clear Aligners)
Topic: How painful can invisalign get?
Replies: 20
Views: 9438

Re: How painful can invisalign get?

In general, the first tray will be uncomfortable to some extent. The good news is that it gets better with time. Just know that tenderness means that your teeth are adjusting to a better position within the mouth and that your treatment is working. Be persistent and patient and make sure you tell yo...
by BracesU
Fri Apr 17, 2015 4:31 pm
Forum: Invisalign-type Braces (Clear Aligners)
Topic: Jumping sides soon!
Replies: 5
Views: 1251

Re: Jumping sides soon!

[quote="SkizzyD"]Any advice? Thoughts?[/quote] Well, from a convenience standpoint, Invisalign is a great way to go. There is less maintenance involved, looks better and is not nearly as cumbersome as traditional metal braces. It really boils down to cost vs. benefit for you. If you have the extra m...
by BracesU
Fri Apr 17, 2015 4:17 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Look what can happen in 1 year!
Replies: 50
Views: 5875

Re: Look what can happen in 1 year!

Wow! Those results are amazing. Congrats! Enjoy your new smile and the increased confidence. You earned it!

Cheers
by BracesU
Fri Apr 17, 2015 4:14 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: aching teeth
Replies: 5
Views: 747

Re: aching teeth

Hey cariad1, This is common. Although aching is more common after tightening, it can still happen periodically between tightening visits. When I had my braces ( I was 32), I noticed aching was intermittent and got better with time. Just tell yourself the aching is a good sign because the teeth are "...
by BracesU
Fri Apr 17, 2015 4:07 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Hurting first time in 5 months. Pics Progression!
Replies: 25
Views: 3349

Re: Hurting first time in 5 months. Pics Progression!

Those results are amazing. Excellent job being persistent and patient! Keep up the good work :)