Braces painful...wondering?

Answer Only a little for the first few days. If they cut into the sides of her mouth they will hurt for a few days, then callous so you can't feel it.And when they tighten them, add rubber bands, etc. S... Read More »

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Braces with colorful elastic bands/simple metal braces?

I had braces too, long time back. I had gone for simple metal braces because I never really liked them and getting colored woulda simply looked more dramatic! Go for simple ones as long as you don'... Read More »

Are braces covered by insurance can braces make your teeth appear bigger or longer?

Insurance doesn't cover braces and because u have small teeth u will get small brackets the dentist can fix your chipped tooth and over bites are easily fixed with braces. Your teeth will be straig... Read More »

Dentist said I need braces, but I have already had braces in the past (please read details)?

Hi! I would go to the specialist first to see what he/she thinks you need. I would listen to the specialist kind of like a tie breaker. Even if he/she says you NEED braces, they are your teeth and ... Read More »

Can you eat chips on 1st week of braces n if their is no pain n is it normal if braces have blak spot on side?

Yeah its fine,i had soft food for the first week like noodles,soup,pasta.But as long as the chips arent burnt or hard.The black spot depends how big it is it could just be a mark from the braces/st... Read More »