Location: Orange County, CA
Member since 4/1/2014


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Reviews by adam1995

My Invisalign Experience - Villa Park, CA

So far, so good. I am nearing the last few days of my 2nd set of aligners. The whole thing is expected to take about 20 months. I am 53 years old. I had braces in high school on my top arch only, and was never 100 percent happy with my teeth, so I finally decided to fo something about it,... READ MORE

Questions from adam1995

Severe jaw pain past 24 hours with Invisalign, what do you suggest?

I am 54 years old, and my jaw has made a popping sound whenever I open my mouth for at least 40 years.  The pop is on the right jaw. I am nearing the end of my 3rd set of... READ MORE

54 yo female, nearing the end of 3rd set of aligners, when a previously unknown cracked back molar caused an abscess. (photo)

How will we determine which set of aligners to restart my treatment on, once this whole situation is over with? (My aligners will have not been worn at all for approx 14 days).... READ MORE

Why does Botox last about 11 (eleven) months for me?

I started getting regular Botox injections when I was 39 1/2 years old. I am 54 y.o now. Every 11 months !!! My nurse practitioner/ injector is amazed. She says that she has 2... READ MORE

Tooth abscess numbing shots, June 1, 2014. Will these nerves ever reconnect?

I think 1 of the numbing shots hit my inferior alveolar nerve, and I have had a numb chin and lower lip for almost 10 months. Will these nerves ever reconnect? 54 year old... READ MORE

Why do I still have holes to close up when I'm at the end of my last set of clear aligners? (Photo)

I am on set 24 of 24. Very compliant wearer. My ortho checks my teeth every 2 weeks, and never any problem with fit. My last set is in now and I still have holes to close up,... READ MORE

Recent comments from adam1995

Yes, I am still numb. Mostly the left side of my chin and my lower lip, more numb on the left side. It is only a problem when I have food dripping down my face when eating, and don't know it, like messy ribs, etc. I have a feeling... READ COMMENT

I am happy about it, but I don't want to stop until I am done- in other words, I have no problem with refinements if that is what I need (I do). Wearing these trays does not bother me at all. I am curious to find out how many more... READ COMMENT

You already have a blog, right here on realself. That's what I call mine here on realself, it's my blog ! :) READ COMMENT

I dye my eyebrows at home. I started doing it about a year ago. Mine are almost Invisible, blonde. I dye them light brown. I buy the dye on READ COMMENT