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by Tiff2185
Sat Oct 01, 2016 8:01 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Anyone worried their smiles won't be what they wanted?
Replies: 9
Views: 872

Anyone worried their smiles won't be what they wanted?

I'm excited that I have braces but I'm slowly realizing I may not have the movie star smile when finished. My teeth are so small!!
by Tiff2185
Sat Oct 01, 2016 7:58 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: What colour bands draw the least attention to braces
Replies: 15
Views: 2374

Re: What colour bands draw the least attention to braces

[quote="sneed1o1"]There's a topic on here called "Lig colours (colors)". A dude posted a side-by-side comparison of his colors, and there's a really good comparison of the silver and smoke. The silver is least noticeable in my opinion just because of how it blends with the wires: http://www.archwire...
by Tiff2185
Sat Oct 01, 2016 7:55 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: 3rd tightening in two days
Replies: 3
Views: 264

Re: 3rd tightening in two days

My ortho doesn't tell me anything either. I'm fascinated by the treatment and would love to know what I'm in store for.

Good luck with your their tightening! Maybe ask what you should expect this time around.

How many months are in between those photos?
by Tiff2185
Fri Sep 30, 2016 8:19 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: What colour bands draw the least attention to braces
Replies: 15
Views: 2374

Re: What colour bands draw the least attention to braces

I've also heard smoke is a good choice
by Tiff2185
Fri Sep 30, 2016 8:16 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Spacers/Separators
Replies: 1
Views: 209

Re: Spacers/Separators

I didn't have any swelling with mine. I would call your ortho
by Tiff2185
Fri Sep 30, 2016 8:11 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: what's the cost of your braces?
Replies: 575
Views: 110106

Re: what's the cost of your braces?

1. Missouri
2. Ceramic Damon braces on top, metal Damon on bottom
3. 4600 but insurance paid half
4. 21-24 months
by Tiff2185
Fri Sep 30, 2016 8:06 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Elastics Bands
Replies: 7
Views: 522

Re: Elastics Bands

Do they hurt as much as I hear?
by Tiff2185
Fri Sep 30, 2016 8:06 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: How often do you have your teeth Cleaned?
Replies: 25
Views: 1702

Re: How often do you have your teeth Cleaned?

I just got my braces put on 7 weeks ago and I plan on going every 3 months. So afraid of the white squares
by Tiff2185
Fri Sep 30, 2016 8:05 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Ortho does not use clear ligs.
Replies: 18
Views: 1098

Re: Ortho does not use clear ligs.

I hear smoke colored bands are the best
by Tiff2185
Fri Sep 30, 2016 7:56 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Bad smell when changing wires
Replies: 8
Views: 3834

Re: Bad smell when changing wires

I noticed mine had a strange odor as well! I assumed bacteria stuck to the metal. Glad I'm not alone