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by maryedenissa
Wed Aug 16, 2017 10:02 pm
Forum: The Naked Tooth (Retainers and Life After Braces)
Topic: Permanent Retainer is a PAIN! :(
Replies: 70
Views: 155608

Re: Permanent Retainer is a PAIN! :(

Permanent retainer is for life. :(
by maryedenissa
Wed Aug 16, 2017 9:59 pm
Forum: The Naked Tooth (Retainers and Life After Braces)
Topic: 10 Years After Braces
Replies: 10
Views: 2900

Re: 10 Years After Braces

lucky you! I just hope that my teeth wont move after braces. I had enough of crowding and tartar issues, plus dental expenses :cry:
by maryedenissa
Wed Aug 16, 2017 9:56 pm
Forum: The Naked Tooth (Retainers and Life After Braces)
Topic: Does anyone have a flossable permanent retainer?
Replies: 4
Views: 2290

Re: Does anyone have a flossable permanent retainer?

woah! looks like something we need for us who will be needing permanent retainers.

Though i read somewhere that they recommend waterpick for flossing
by maryedenissa
Wed Aug 16, 2017 9:51 pm
Forum: The Naked Tooth (Retainers and Life After Braces)
Topic: Braces Off - The Good and the Bad
Replies: 29
Views: 35933

Re: Braces Off - The Good and the Bad

I noticed my temples were sunken after a month of brace. I totally panicked, so I tried assessing what i could have done or the braces could have done. then i start noticing that it was probably the way on how i eat and chew. Now, at almost 8th month of braces, my temples got better, though they sti...
by maryedenissa
Wed Aug 16, 2017 9:44 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Poll: At What Age Did You Get Your Braces?
Replies: 1087
Views: 178508

Re: Poll: At What Age Did You Get Your Braces?

got mine at 27. i just realized that i should have gotten them earlier.
by maryedenissa
Wed Aug 16, 2017 9:35 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Expander! Extractions! Braces,hooray!
Replies: 20
Views: 3476

Re: Expander! Extractions! Braces,hooray!

[quote="atrixa"]I've never had a bracket pop off (touch wood, lol) either this round with braces or last time. A lot of people with braces I watch on Youtube report brackets popping off all the time though. Sometimes it's because they're eating hard or crunchy food and other times it's because it wa...
by maryedenissa
Wed Aug 16, 2017 9:33 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Extended treatment time
Replies: 6
Views: 1147

Re: Extended treatment time

My orthodontist said the treatment will be for over a year. But i said to myself, expect it to be doubled. :cry:
by maryedenissa
Wed Aug 16, 2017 9:29 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: 1st post
Replies: 3
Views: 925

1st post

Got braces since January 2017, ceramic on the upper and metal on the lower arch. Pain and discomfort will be all worth it in the end :) :) :D
by maryedenissa
Wed Aug 16, 2017 9:26 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: 1st post!
Replies: 48
Views: 6924

Re: 1st post!

Braced since January 2017! Hello! :D