Member since 3/26/2014


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Reviews by amylind05

Adult Traditional Braces for Overcrowding - Tips and Pictures - Minneapolis, MN

This message board helped me A LOT prior to committing to braces, and during my first few weeks. Hoping this is helpful to someone else! I'm a 27 year old female, and have always had a little bit of crowding and my eye-teeth were turned backwards. Nothing unsightly or uncomfortable. Around... READ MORE

Recent comments from amylind05

My white ceramic brackets don't stain at all, but the bands do. I have had clear bands which get a red/orange tint after awhile, and now am using light blue bands. They don't stain, but get less blue over time. Not sure about other... READ COMMENT

I do! 2 on the top and 2 on the bottom... Full mouth. My former dentist was positive they would be no problem and did not recommend having them removed when I was in high school... I still feel they have something to do with it! READ COMMENT

Thanks so much! :o) Good question, but unfortunately I don't really have an answer other than that's the usual protocol at my Ortho. However it's not very noticeable when I smile normally, and doesn't bother me at all. READ COMMENT

Whoops, I'm clearly new to message boards... Or using the internet ;) thanks for making sure I replied to the right person! :) READ COMMENT

Thanks! Sorry my statement wasn't clear. To clarify, I did not have the actual brackets changed, the ceramic brackets do not stain. It is simply the bands that stain, which are changed at each appointment. :) READ COMMENT