Gagging when getting braces molds/impressions?

Answer Crazy as this sounds but it worked for me if you make a tight fist with your thumb on the inside it greatly reduces the gag reflex. Good luck:)

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When you are first getting braces do they hurt?

-For the first couple hours or days, it might hurt or feel a little uncomfortable. For me, one of my back molars sor ofa turned "in" so I needed to have elastic tied to the back one, and it's conne... Read More »

I am getting braces tommorow do they heart when you put them on and after?

they Dont hurt putting them on.. the only pain is after when the tighten them.... it is just soar if you talk some meds, youll do fine

For people with braces!Does it hurt getting braces?

Yes a little, 15-20 mins after you get them on you will probably experience mild to moderate soreness that will last a few days. Eating hard/solid foods is near impossible for the first couple days... Read More »

I am getting braces in august is it true that when the orthodontist tightens them it can cause u to pass out?

I had braces at the same age for three years, and that is false. While it is uncomfortable and makes your teeth feel like they are "cracking", you won't pass out. Braces are a pain, and it's rough ... Read More »