Location: Michigan
Member since 5/25/2012


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Adult Braces - Damon Clear - Niles, MI

I am 46 years old and got my braces yesterday - clear on top, metal on bottom. I have always hated my smile - when I smiled you couldn't see much teeth. Also, a little crowded, some small gaps, some teeth are a little rotated, and my entire top teeth were shifted a little. My bite was straight on (basically no overlap in either direction) and was causing my teeth to wear down. I noticed things... READ MORE

Recent comments from LiaMaria

I'll try my best to answer your questions. Bulkiness: I don’t want to assume I totally understand your particular issue, so definitely discuss this with your orthodontist. You might ask for a side-by-side comparison of the brackets. A... READ COMMENT

I hope I'm not posting twice here, I lost my reply so I'll try to recap a much shorter version. I'm now almost 1 month 2 weeks and am noticing more sensitivity in my front teeth. Although I can't close my teeth because of the pads, I... READ COMMENT

Good Grief, I can't seem to put my postings in the correct spot today. You'll find my response to you above, starting with, "Hi! Congratulations!" :) READ COMMENT

Hi! Congratulations!! Our smiles will be awesome about the same time :D Funny how I'll see others with braces and I feel like we're in a secret club - lol. You are correct, the pads/ledges/shelves (whatever theyre called) prevent my... READ COMMENT

I wanted to update that I noticed movement on my 15th day! I took pictures every day and kept comparing until something noticeable happened. I'm 1 month and 5 days into this and it 'does' get so much easier. Every once in awhile I'll... READ COMMENT