CraftyMama

Location: Florida, FL
Member since 8/16/2012

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  • 81 total posts
  • 1 review
  • 79 comments
  • 1 question

Reviews by CraftyMama

It's a HUGE Commitment - Ocala, FL

Five weeks into my Invisalign experience, I currently have mixed feelings. I wore traditional braces for almost 3 years as a teenager (I'm now 54) and as many others have said, retainers were not used past the first year (mine broke anyway and I didn't have the money to buy a new set--I was in... READ MORE

Questions from CraftyMama

Travelling Overseas While Wearing Invisalign?

My husband and I want to take a 3 week vacation to Europe. I've been wearing Invisalign for 8 months and have another 3-4 months left, then 6 months+ with the retainer fulltime... READ MORE

Recent comments from CraftyMama

You will be sooo happy when you're done. It is a journey and it changes your life...at times... but usually for the better. I didn't loose much weight, but I didn't gain ANY during the time either, which my dr said was good. I started... READ COMMENT

I have a problem with tooth sensitivity also. I was using a stanous flouride product and it worked, but I also didn't like the disoloration. My hygenist/dentist switched me to PreviDent (gel, for put on, wait, then spit out--or 5000... READ COMMENT

One thing that was invaluable was taking disposable gloves with me. They came in so handy, because I wasn't always able to clean my hands before having to take out my ligners. Also I went through a lot of bottled water to clean/rinse... READ COMMENT

It will go quicker than you think. I remember thinking I'd never get to the end. Now I can't believe I've been done with the bottoms for a year and the uppers about 9-10 months. I'm now wearing the retainers only at night, although some... READ COMMENT

I had two ipr's (filings) done on side teeth--I didn't realize this was going to happen. I then went through almost all the treatment and was told in order to continue I would have to have more filing done between all my front teeth. My... READ COMMENT