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by ema27
Tue Feb 06, 2007 5:23 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: OW-IM A GOLDFISH..!!!!!!!!!!!.
Replies: 2
Views: 660

OW-IM A GOLDFISH..!!!!!!!!!!!.

So i have had braces on for 2 weeks 1 day( yes im counting!)and up until this morning absolute no probs whats -so -ever. :D Well this morning i woke up and the inside of my bottom lip has a nasty imprint of my top braces.Very sore and the skin has peeled away.My front teeth go in so thats how the br...
by ema27
Mon Feb 05, 2007 2:36 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: after 1 month!!!!!
Replies: 2
Views: 738

one month

Glad your having a painfree experience-me too.mines been on 2 weeks and no pain at all!!!Happy that so far i havent encounted some of the problems that others have..all the best-and long may you be painfree!!!
by ema27
Fri Feb 02, 2007 10:07 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: How do they?
Replies: 4
Views: 623

Hi i have been told my lower jaw is too far back so thats why my teeth dot meet.I Was told braces alone wont be enough it would make the teeth straight but it would not stay that way-i have to have lower jaw surgery after a year in braces followed by another 9 months in braces. However all cases are...
by ema27
Fri Feb 02, 2007 12:36 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Newbie here and am I glad I found you guys!!!
Replies: 4
Views: 824

hi there glad youv found this site it really is great for finding out all sorts of stuff and id recommend reading other peoples stories-very interesting and great to know your not the only one wearing braces as an adult. Im 28 next and have had braces on for just under 2 weeks and due to have braces...
by ema27
Fri Feb 02, 2007 12:29 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: ICE
Replies: 5
Views: 707

Braces are a breeze dont worry about them.iv had them nearly 2 weeks and have had no probs at all!.
Hope when your spacers come out then braces will be better!all the best
by ema27
Wed Jan 31, 2007 6:40 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: help!
Replies: 13
Views: 1579

Hi there welcome to the world of braces. iv had braces on for just over a week and its no big deal..honestly. When you get them on it doesnt hurt at all-they clean your teeth and then open your mouth wide with a plastic lip spreader-sounds awful but its not!!!!then they dry your teeth with some hose...
by ema27
Tue Jan 30, 2007 12:52 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Weight loss and braces
Replies: 16
Views: 2370

different...

Im actually the opposite! ever since getting upper braces i have not stopped eating! the ist day was a little tender but now i can eat everything i ate before (except apples but i never did like them that much!) i must have a strange obession or something!!!i cant stop eating !!! Good luck in gettin...
by ema27
Tue Jan 30, 2007 2:23 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Counting down to Brace day!!!-----Now Brace Day w/Pics :)
Replies: 31
Views: 3777

Jovi fan -so pleased for you -glad the braces are not causingtoo much trouble!The feeling of something in your mouth is strange but you do get use to it.The little hooks are annoying at times especially when i yawn or laugh!-they do catch on my cheeks sometimes.do you find you are constantly looking...
by ema27
Mon Jan 29, 2007 9:47 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Poll - other peoples' comments on your teeth
Replies: 36
Views: 3720

I only have had braces for a week but when i told people some said oh but you have nice teeth or theres nothing wrong with your teeth.Both of these annoyed me cos i do have crooked teeth and it is obvious-so why do people say that.I dont think its a cost issue-just that people are afraid to hurt you...
by ema27
Sat Jan 27, 2007 12:09 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Is 8 wks before first adjustment a normal length of time?
Replies: 16
Views: 1862

TIME B4 NEXT ADJUSTMENT..

I got my braces on the 23 rd of jan my next appointment is in 7 weeks-i think thats about average.hoping that there is some difference by then!!!
by ema27
Thu Jan 25, 2007 10:17 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: im braced!
Replies: 7
Views: 963

UNCOMFORTABLE!

Today at the school run i experienced the looks from every child possible!which is fair enough as they are only children.what annoys me is the parents that dont correct their child for staring or sniggering.i mean its a brace not like my head has fell off!!!!Some closer friends have been brilliant a...
by ema27
Thu Jan 25, 2007 5:02 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Counting down to Brace day!!!-----Now Brace Day w/Pics :)
Replies: 31
Views: 3777

hi jovi fan -i got braced 2 days ago and all is well.i have metal uppers none on the bottom yet.I Started my salt water rinses 2 days before-no pain getting the braceson and so far no pain afterwards.I Find it easy to chew-just annoying having to pick your food out of the brace! im 27 and at first i...
by ema27
Thu Jan 25, 2007 12:56 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: im braced!
Replies: 7
Views: 963

Thanks guys-and its true we all could mope about feeling sorry for ourselves or we can get on with what we'v decided to put ourselves through and make the most of it! My children are adorable-well most of the time! Iv now got the bug! cant eat as it ends up back in the toilet !!Been sick and my body...
by ema27
Wed Jan 24, 2007 6:28 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: im braced!
Replies: 7
Views: 963

im braced!

Well yesterday i got my top teeth braced(,metal ) and so far all is fine!The actual procedure took about 15 mins and my orthodontist was very friendly ,putting me at ease.Choose no colours -i didnt feel colourful!My husband and kids were outside so they saw me straight away they didnt batter an eyel...
by ema27
Mon Jan 22, 2007 7:11 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Still trying to decide if braces are for me !
Replies: 5
Views: 694

Hi im 27 due to get braces tommorrow.As a child growing up my teeth didnt bother me,in my late teens still didnt but id get the odd comment like great body shame about the face!(teenagers eh!)i met a totally gorgeous guy,got married had 3 kidsMy teeth still kinda bothered me but you tend to put up w...