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by holograms
Tue Mar 17, 2009 6:41 am
Forum: Invisalign-type Braces (Clear Aligners)
Topic: How many hours do you keep in your trays?
Replies: 17
Views: 3757

Sometime I have my trays out up to 4 - 6 hours at a time (not recommended). However my teeth are still moving to its correct place.
by holograms
Tue Jan 20, 2009 9:37 am
Forum: Invisalign-type Braces (Clear Aligners)
Topic: Blood in my trays
Replies: 3
Views: 3237

If you floss prior to putting your trays in at night/ morning, this may casue blood on the tray
by holograms
Tue Jan 20, 2009 9:36 am
Forum: Invisalign-type Braces (Clear Aligners)
Topic: One tooth shorter than other
Replies: 9
Views: 13076

Hi,

I have the smae issue, with my frint top teeth. One is noticebly longer than the other. My dentist have offer to either shorten a tooth, or put veneers on the other - depending which suits my face shape.

Ask your dentist what after treatment they offer.
by holograms
Tue Jan 20, 2009 9:26 am
Forum: Invisalign-type Braces (Clear Aligners)
Topic: invisalign and teeth colour
Replies: 19
Views: 26597

My teeth have gotten whiter since invisalign.
by holograms
Mon Sep 29, 2008 3:52 am
Forum: Invisalign-type Braces (Clear Aligners)
Topic: Who Loves Invisalign???
Replies: 27
Views: 11144

I was on the train on Saturday and a drunken girl stumble towards me shouting ‘You got Invisalign like me – woo hoo!’ Me being slightly intoxicated as well jumped up and hi five her and we did a jig on the crowded train. Whilst everyone on the train looked at us like crazy drunks. I love Invis...
by holograms
Mon Sep 15, 2008 5:48 am
Forum: Invisalign-type Braces (Clear Aligners)
Topic: do you brush after everytime you eat? i find this impossibl
Replies: 20
Views: 7324

Too much brushing is not good for the teeth.

I just bring along floss, mouthwash and some sugar free gum after each meal
by holograms
Mon Jul 28, 2008 3:46 am
Forum: Invisalign-type Braces (Clear Aligners)
Topic: no longer waiting to smile - I cant seem to stop! (PICS)
Replies: 13
Views: 3227

Well done - your teeth look amazing.
by holograms
Tue Apr 01, 2008 8:05 am
Forum: Invisalign-type Braces (Clear Aligners)
Topic: Why be embarrassed to admit you have Invisalign?
Replies: 17
Views: 4762

Aint no shame in wearing invisalign.

I am on my 3rd tray and no one has notice it (not even my family). However if someone was to point it out, I wouldn’t be embarassed
by holograms
Tue Apr 01, 2008 8:00 am
Forum: Invisalign-type Braces (Clear Aligners)
Topic: How much weight have you lost since starting Invisalign?
Replies: 11
Views: 4690

I don’t really weight myself. But I have notice that my butt is smaller(which I am not pleased about!). My boobies are smaller, (which I am please about) and my stomach feels flatter. I find that my appetite has reduced since starting the invisalign braces. It is such a pain taken the braces out e...
by holograms
Tue Apr 01, 2008 7:52 am
Forum: Invisalign-type Braces (Clear Aligners)
Topic: Speech difference in invisalign
Replies: 5
Views: 1663

Speech difference in invisalign

Has anyone notice a speech difference since starting their invisalign.
Prior to my invisalign I had (and was told) a very siglht lisp, now that has all but dissapeared. Has anyone else ntice a difference with their speech??
by holograms
Fri Mar 28, 2008 6:28 am
Forum: Invisalign-type Braces (Clear Aligners)
Topic: Invisalign cost in uk??
Replies: 17
Views: 6175

For top and bottom my one cost £3600. Go to the drury lane dentist in covent garden, London
by holograms
Tue Mar 18, 2008 10:19 am
Forum: Invisalign-type Braces (Clear Aligners)
Topic: Invisalign Newbie
Replies: 11
Views: 7277

Welcome Holograms! I didn't have to get buttons until my third set of aligners so I can tell you that it is really nice to start out without attachments. It really helps ease you into the process and once you get used to the whole thing then you are really ready for the attachments and those are ju...
by holograms
Wed Mar 12, 2008 7:46 am
Forum: Invisalign-type Braces (Clear Aligners)
Topic: Invisalign Newbie
Replies: 11
Views: 7277

Hello All! I am also a newbie but have visited this board a handful of times. I approved my ClinCheck last Tuesday and I'm just waiting to hear that my trays are in! My treatment will last about 20 weeks, starting on my bottom teeth and then my top will follow so that I finish them together. I will...
by holograms
Tue Mar 11, 2008 6:12 am
Forum: Invisalign-type Braces (Clear Aligners)
Topic: Invisalign Newbie
Replies: 11
Views: 7277

TMJ stands for temporomadibular joint - the jaw joint. However, a lot of people erroneously use TMJ to refer to temporomandibular joint disorders - TM D . The incorrect usage has become so widespread that even doctors and insurance companies will often use the term TMJ when actually referring to TM...
by holograms
Mon Mar 10, 2008 7:35 am
Forum: Invisalign-type Braces (Clear Aligners)
Topic: Invisalign Newbie
Replies: 11
Views: 7277

Thanks for the tips you guys? I have 32 trays to go - yikes!!!

p.s - what does TMJ stands for??