smile43

Member since 6/12/2014

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Reviews by smile43

43 Years Old W/ Clear Correct, Used Invisalign 10 Years Ago. Jacksonville, FL

Just started phase 0 about a week and a half ago. It took approximately five weeks to receive after first mold appointment. Clear Correct aligners are very different from Invisalign. There not cut around your gums following your tooth line, the go up on your gums which concerns me a little,... READ MORE

Recent comments from smile43

Thanks for the tip. They no longer are cutting. The are much more comfortable now than earlier on. READ COMMENT

No, I did not wear retainers. This time I will. After treatment, I will wear full time for a year, and then nightly after that year forever. Clear Correct is providing the retainer. I went with clear correct because of the provider,... READ COMMENT

It all makes sense now, after googling my concern, I found my answer on a clear correct blog. I can't post the link, but her are some of the points: *We’re trimming differently to make retention 2x - 4x stronger *"For clear aligners... READ COMMENT

I used wax to help with the gums and tongue. The same wax they would use for regular braces. I purchased at Walgreens, and its called sunstar G.U.M in a little green box where you find the floss. I'm just starting on phase 0. As I've... READ COMMENT

Thank you vonabee :) I'm not in pain, just worried about the covered gums losing color. I worry about it killing the tissue. I will ask at next appointment. Any idea when you will receive your phase 1? READ COMMENT