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


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Questions from Auntjane1960

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 Auntjane1960

I asked my orthodontist which cosmetic dentist he recommended to round off a few edges of my teeth, and he said "I can do that". Less than 5 minutes later, it was all done. No charge !!! I am now in regular metal braces to finish... READ COMMENT

"Bleph" is short for "upper blepharoplasty" or "lower blepharoplasty". READ COMMENT

Congrats on your new size !!! I am a 32DDD also and know the feeling of not being able to wear those cute bralettes. I have zero back pain though. I am 5' 6" tall, 130 lbs, size 4, smaller framed curvy figure. Victoria's Secret has... READ COMMENT

Yes, I work for a family practice doctor. He deals with cancer, diabetes and it's complications, pneumonia, etc. We regularly receive faxed junk mail about how he could be trained to administer Botox, Ultherapy, etc at a weekend... READ COMMENT

The longer your skin stays pink, the better results you will get. I was pink for about 2 months. It is a sign that new collagen is forming. READ COMMENT