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by Ruby77
Wed May 03, 2017 9:32 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: How long has everyone had their braces?
Replies: 21
Views: 1806

How long has everyone had their braces?

Anyone gone under/over the estimated time?
by Ruby77
Wed May 03, 2017 2:04 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Day 1 - don't think I can do this!!
Replies: 41
Views: 2192

Re: Day 1 - don't think I can do this!!

You guys are great but I'm so miserable right now and wondering why the hell I'm putting myself through this. My biggest problems at the moment are the built up molars, means that none of my teeth meet and I can't actually chew. The top lip not going over the top braces. I feel, sound, look like a f...
by Ruby77
Tue May 02, 2017 11:51 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Day 1 - don't think I can do this!!
Replies: 41
Views: 2192

Re: Day 1 - don't think I can do this!!

The blue stuff is really annoying!!

How come yours has taken so long?
by Ruby77
Tue May 02, 2017 10:33 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Day 1 - don't think I can do this!!
Replies: 41
Views: 2192

Re: Day 1 - don't think I can do this!!

Yes you're right, I am doing something to improve myself. Just doesn't feel like that right now haha! Two weeks, I can work with that. How long until I can chew? I've got some kind of hard blue stuff over the last back teeth on each sight,I think to stop the brackets clashing on the teeth and seems ...
by Ruby77
Tue May 02, 2017 10:03 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Confess your orthodontic sins.
Replies: 314
Views: 32988

Re: Confess your orthodontic sins.

This post is hilarious and cheering me up on day 1 of braces!! (so, much needed!)
by Ruby77
Tue May 02, 2017 8:11 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Day 1 - don't think I can do this!!
Replies: 41
Views: 2192

Re: Day 1 - don't think I can do this!!

Thanks for your response. I am exactly the same when I look in the mirror, I look actually hideous!! I want straight teeth but I don't want to go through this!
by Ruby77
Tue May 02, 2017 7:30 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Day 1 - don't think I can do this!!
Replies: 41
Views: 2192

Day 1 - don't think I can do this!!

Hi all,

I'm sure you've heard this all before but I'm new and looking for some reassurance! Had my braces fitted today, they are so big. I can't talk, can't eat and starting to really hurt. Not to mention how I look.

18 months is a hell of a long time, what have I done??