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by ema27
Sat Oct 17, 2009 12:39 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: Your children and your surgery
Replies: 9
Views: 1498

Hi i had surgery a while a go now-but i can still recall the look of pure horror on my childrens face the day i came home from hospital!I Had lower jaw surgery and genioplasty. i was uncomfy not in pain but my face was swollen i dont think my children were prepared for what i may look like.Saying th...
by ema27
Wed Nov 26, 2008 2:47 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: Naked teeth! Photos added
Replies: 18
Views: 2948

Fuzzy pants WOW what pretty teeth you have....you should be so pleased....i will be joining you in exactly one week -so pleased this journey is coming to an end....
Congrats again.. :D
by ema27
Tue Nov 18, 2008 12:13 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: Second Surgery Update
Replies: 5
Views: 1078

So glad everything went well kayce-best wishes..-2nd time is no way near as bad...? take you word for it !!!LOL
Take care..
by ema27
Sat Nov 15, 2008 11:20 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: My Surgery DISASTER!
Replies: 37
Views: 6243

Hi my jaw was broke in 5 places after surgery but i knew this before surgery.well i knew it would be at least 3!. Sometimes they have to break the bone a few more times in order for the jaw to sit proper.dont worry it should heal.I have a tad more swelling on my left side due to this but the braces ...
by ema27
Wed Nov 05, 2008 12:41 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: 3 months post op-self pity alert-AND THEY ARE COMING OFF!!!
Replies: 19
Views: 3293

So its been 10 days since my original post and my how things change... My skin has cleared up so much-without makeup im not too good but foundation covers beautiful :D All the spots have gone just a few blemishes here and there. I have no idea why they disappeared i m not using any different face pr...
by ema27
Wed Nov 05, 2008 12:27 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: They're coming off!
Replies: 1
Views: 758

Congrats fuzzy pants-im right behind you....... :D
by ema27
Sat Nov 01, 2008 1:52 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: 3 months post op-self pity alert-AND THEY ARE COMING OFF!!!
Replies: 19
Views: 3293

thanks lou-lou and fuzzy pants for replying. :D lou-lou i suppose we have to learn to love our new faces although i am finding that pretty hard at the mo... Fuzzy pants- ha im afraid i am battling the same fine lines and grey hair as you are -but its amazing the difference hair dye and concealer doe...
by ema27
Tue Oct 28, 2008 1:04 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: i am progressing whoop whoop added new pics
Replies: 4
Views: 1122

kerry-oh my gosh your eyelashes are so long...... :D i hope they are fake as i am so jealous....
teeth seem to be coming along nicely..
by ema27
Mon Oct 27, 2008 12:17 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: 3 months post op-self pity alert-AND THEY ARE COMING OFF!!!
Replies: 19
Views: 3293

Hi all i am beginning to feel less depressed-i am not everyday looking in the mirror crying or anything.When i look in the mirror i like my sparkling eyes,its just the insecurities of my jaw. to anyone else i dont seem freaky looking or anything just a normal looking girl in braces-(older than the a...
by ema27
Sun Oct 26, 2008 1:35 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: 3 months post op-self pity alert-AND THEY ARE COMING OFF!!!
Replies: 19
Views: 3293

Hi all thanks for all your replies-it really is what you need when your down-so KERRY and MERYATEN many thanks for your vitual hug-i really needed one :D Regarding my surgery i dont think that that any thing went wrong so to speak. i had my lower jaw moved forward and broken in 5 places.This was nee...
by ema27
Sat Oct 25, 2008 9:59 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: For those of you who are "healed"...
Replies: 7
Views: 1777

Hi it was exactly 35 days after surgery that i ate my first sandwich-ah man it was good... :D
Now i think the novelty is wearing off-im now nearly 3 months post op and weighing just a tad more than i did before surgery... :D
by ema27
Sat Oct 25, 2008 6:20 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: 3 months post op-self pity alert-AND THEY ARE COMING OFF!!!
Replies: 19
Views: 3293

3 months post op-self pity alert-AND THEY ARE COMING OFF!!!

Hi i will apologise in advance as this post is likely to be full of self pity...... :x I am nearly 3 months post op and i am feeling depressed.I am still swollen on the one side-it is noticeable and the surgeon has told me there is a good chance it will stay that way for quite a while if not forever...
by ema27
Mon Oct 13, 2008 1:46 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: A Surgery Wimp
Replies: 11
Views: 1940

Hi i was dreading getting braces and dreading the surgery that i knew would be on the cards.I was 27 when i started my treatment and by the time im 30 i will be done and dusted....(well i hope so..) I think you do have to bite the bullet and be brave-its amazing how brave you can be when you have to...
by ema27
Sat Oct 11, 2008 11:08 pm
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: On the other side
Replies: 17
Views: 3022

congrats its all over now!hope you get a nice smooth easy recovery...look forward to hearing from you once more..when your feeling up to it... :D
by ema27
Thu Oct 09, 2008 10:43 am
Forum: Oral (Orthognathic) Surgery
Topic: 8 Week Post-Op pics
Replies: 17
Views: 3392

beautiful results -you should be so pleased...