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by chinglnc
Thu May 25, 2017 11:52 am
Forum: Lingual Braces
Topic: How effective is invisalign?
Replies: 7
Views: 2457

How effective is invisalign?

How effective is invisalign?

My orthodontist says they offered it for 3 months then stop because they found it to be very ineffective.

What is your experience on this?
by chinglnc
Tue May 23, 2017 8:51 am
Forum: Lingual Braces
Topic: Chewing gum alternative
Replies: 3
Views: 1922

Chewing gum alternative

Hello

I am wondering what are the chewing gum alternative after you have the braces on?

I have a habit of eating chewing gum after I have meal to 'refresh' my mouth. Do you have suggestions the alternative for this after braces?

Thank you
by chinglnc
Sun May 21, 2017 11:14 am
Forum: Lingual Braces
Topic: Upper and Lower Incognito or just Upper
Replies: 5
Views: 2535

Re: Upper and Lower Incognito or just Upper

[quote="Askme"]Thanks for the words of encouragement. I have a few weeks before I need to make up my mind as I am travelling for Xmas to just need to get my impressions done before I go so I can get then fitted in January. I must admit, I've clocked up some hours over the last month researching and ...
by chinglnc
Sun May 21, 2017 11:07 am
Forum: Lingual Braces
Topic: Price?
Replies: 28
Views: 7691

Re: Price?

I have been quoted around £7500 for full upper/bottom lingual (not including all other costs)
by chinglnc
Sun May 21, 2017 10:46 am
Forum: Lingual Braces
Topic: Does wax fix the speech problem?
Replies: 7
Views: 1825

Does wax fix the speech problem?

Hello I read that one of the main downside of having lingual is the speech ability. I am aware that they are some cases where this issue remain throughout the treatment. I am wondering whether using wax would solve the problem? What is the long term effect of using 'too much' wax? I would be gratefu...
by chinglnc
Sun May 21, 2017 10:35 am
Forum: Lingual Braces
Topic: Lingual Braces- How "incognito" are they???
Replies: 4
Views: 2192

Re: Lingual Braces- How "incognito" are they???

Hi

I have been wondering about this too.

I have short and have big mouth, I am wondering whether it's worth to get bottom incognito or should I get ceramic braces since incognito is not going to be 'invisible' anyway?

I am wondering what did you decide in this end?
by chinglnc
Sun May 21, 2017 9:47 am
Forum: Lingual Braces
Topic: Am I too old for lingual braces? Mid-40
Replies: 0
Views: 1424

Am I too old for lingual braces? Mid-40

Hello I am considering to get lingual because but worrying about all the side effect. My orthologist reassure me that my life would be back to normal after the treatment (e.g. I can eat chewy food, speak 'properly') but I have friends suggesting that their teeth are a lot more sensitive even after t...