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50+ and Trying Invisalign to Improve my Smile - Starting April Fool's Day 2014 - Waterloo, ON

It's April Fool's day of all days. A perfect day to start wearing braces. I arrive at my dentist's and am taken into the treatment room. I am recovering from a bad cold but coughing is down to a minimum. The last time I was in to see the dentist he made molds from my teeth with goopy plastic stuff. This stuff makes you want to gag, especially when it gets on the back of your tongue. While the... READ MORE

Recent comments from AreYouKiddingMe

Hi - I just wanted to let you know that I too decided against refinements. I also had one tooth that should have moved a bit more. Bottom row. Same as you. Considering where we were when we started, we have really reached great heights!... READ COMMENT

Awesome! It's so much fun NOT to wear them all day anymore! Just saying! You are almost there! READ COMMENT

Hi Zvezda - Yes, I'm still here. The hard part of the journey is over, but I still feel like I am riding the last big wave. As long as I wear a retainer, I am still on this journey. You have done so well! And in such a short time. I... READ COMMENT

Oh boy do I hear you! I was also surprised how tight the retainers were. They are thicker, more rigid and I agree that it is like you have to break them in. And you are so so so right about the models with the straight teeth and clear,... READ COMMENT

Your teeth are definitely making progress! They look good. (I never lost an attachment but I wore one down and the dentist reattached it. I'd say it was from the wear and tear.) It is good that you are so comfortable with your aligners... READ COMMENT