Quick Straight Teeth One week later

July 23, 2014

A week later with braces

 

Ok so the fixed braces have been on for a week, my mouth feels fine and does not feel alien anymore. During the week eating has got very easy and I am back to eating what I was before the braces. The only difference now is after each meal I use my tepes and rinse with a high fluoride mouthwash to remove any food particles. 

 

I did have a problem at the beginning of the week, the wire at the back of my mouth on the upper arch was digging into my cheek when I was smiling, this can sometimes happen and it wasn't much of a problem, I contacted Dr Phil Welch and he trimmed the wire for me. I was also given wax to put on brackets that can sometimes irritate the cheeks. I will post a short video on how to apply the wax.  

After applying the wax for a few days, it feels a lot better and I no longer need to apply the wax. 

 

Cleaning has become a lot easier as once you have done it for a few days it become more of a routine and a daily habit. 

 

I can already see a difference and see movement in teeth, it is amazing how quickly they are moving. 

Please reload

Featured Posts

Is your Smile holding you back??

May 25, 2014

1/2
Please reload

Recent Posts

July 1, 2014

July 1, 2014

July 1, 2014

Please reload

Archive
Please reload

Search By Tags
Please reload

Follow Us
  • Facebook Basic Square
  • Twitter Basic Square
  • Google+ Basic Square