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by TaylerMegan
Sat Oct 28, 2017 1:36 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: newbie
Replies: 7
Views: 549

Re: newbie

Welcome! I’ve been stalking this website ever since I decided to get braced and finally made an account so be able to ask questions. There is so much helpful info on here - definitely makes the process less nerve wracking :)

Good luck on your braces journey!
by TaylerMegan
Sat Oct 28, 2017 1:32 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: clear or metal?
Replies: 33
Views: 2393

Re: clear or metal?

I have clear on top, but when I get my bottom teeth braced, they’ll be in metal. I can’t remember why I went with clear on top, but I actually wish I’d done traditional metal. They’re barely visible and most people don’t know I have braces at first, but I’m afraid it will look weird once I get my me...
by TaylerMegan
Sat Oct 28, 2017 1:17 am
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: New in Braces
Replies: 2
Views: 1068

Re: New in Braces

Hi there! Since it’s been a couple months, have you noticed a difference in your lip sticking out and gums showing? I’m in the same boat as you - I was braced in July, had moderate upper crowding and a 100% overbite, and have a 20-24 month treatment timeframe. My ortho’s plan has been to start strai...
by TaylerMegan
Sat Oct 28, 2017 12:55 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Closing extraction gaps
Replies: 22
Views: 4044

Re: Closing extraction gaps

Hi all! I’ve been braced for almost 4 months now and just had my extractions (upper 1st premolars) yesterday. I’ve been so concerned about gaps since I’d already noticed some spacing happening before the extractions but it’s encouraging to see the results you all have had! :) I didn’t have brackets ...