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by Jess33
Thu Jan 04, 2018 3:22 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: How long does it take to speak normally after getting braces?
Replies: 5
Views: 430

Re: How long does it take to speak normally after getting braces?

I have Braces on top and Invisalign on bottom. I had a big issue with speech for the forst few weeks, but only when I had the Invisalign tray in, not when I took it out, so the braces didn’t affect my speech at all it but the Invisalign did. It took a month or so before it totally went away.
by Jess33
Thu Jan 04, 2018 3:13 pm
Forum: Invisalign-type Braces (Clear Aligners)
Topic: Invisalign on Bottom, Braces on top
Replies: 4
Views: 973

Re: Invisalign on Bottom, Braces on top

I’m not exactly sure why, but that’s what the orthodontist said would work the best. Possibly because I have the clear brackets and an overjet, I’ve heard you shouldn’t put the clear brackets on bottom because of the top teeth hit them it wears down the enamel. I just had my 16 week appointment toda...
by Jess33
Sun Dec 03, 2017 4:47 pm
Forum: Invisalign-type Braces (Clear Aligners)
Topic: Invisalign on Bottom, Braces on top
Replies: 4
Views: 973

Invisalign on Bottom, Braces on top

Does anyone else have both braces and Invisalign? I’m wondering if I will need rubber bands later and if they can attach from the braces I have on top to the Invisalign trays on bottom. Also wondering how common it is to have both at the same time...
by Jess33
Sun Dec 03, 2017 4:24 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Your jail sentence
Replies: 52
Views: 5022

Re: Your jail sentence

My sentence is 24 months. I have clear braces on top to fix a 10mm over-jet and also had my premolars extracted on top. On bottom I have Invisalign trays to fix crowding and erupted teeth in the front of the bottom. I’m about 3 months into my treatment and already I see a big difference! Has anyone ...