A week ago, I went in for my first appointment after the consultation. It was an easy visit, since they only took pictures and impressions of my teeth. The impressions are for the dentist to plan and predict the movement of my teeth. The procedure was incredibly easy:
a chemical mixture is mixed and a "playdoh"-like compound is formed
this is placed on a mouth tray and onto my top row of teeth
after a minute or so, it's popped out
repeat procedure for the bottom row of teeth
The mixture doesn't taste li... read more »
I started "Tales of a Bridesmaid" blogentriesto document all of the joys and headaches of being a member of the wedding party. Well, to play off of that, I'm going to be documenting my journey into adult braces. I'm a sucker for alliteration, so I give you:Braces By by Blow! Hate it? Don't worry, it's only going to be 6 months.
As its inaugural entry, these are the reasons why and how I've arrived at making this decision. Since childhood....
I've always felt insecure about my teeth. I'm not overly co... read more »