After wearing braces a long time ago is it possible for your teeth to start misaligning and if misalignment is not severe is there any way to revert it without braces or surgery?

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Yes. The way you chew, wisdom teeth growing in (or being taken out), etc. can cause them to slowly move. You could get a retainer to wear at night to slow the movement.
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Can you get your teeth straight without braces?

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Is it possible to get fake teeth to cover your braces?

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How long do you have to wear a back brace?

Well, it all depends on the on the curve of your back. If it is only a small degree then you do not have to wear one but it you back curve is up around 25 degrees then you should talk to your doctor about it. though your doctor will most likely tell you if you need to wear a back brace.

When you have braces and you cant bite down because your back teeth braces get in the way is that normal?

Yes, its perfectly normal for the molar brackets to get in the way of your bite. Usually this will last from 1 week to 3 weeks until the teeth move and you can finally bite down. Just cut up your food and chew carefully. If you bite down to hard on the brackets they will break off and that will affe (MORE)

How long can humans go without brushing their teeth with braces?

You really shouldn't go one day without brushing your teeth. The accumulation of plaque and the foods you eat will start the process of a cavity, this starts with decalcification first, which is a brighter whiter color on your tooth. The enamel where it is decalcified will have a softer surface and (MORE)

How long do you have to wear spacers for braces?

While the usual time for wearing them is one to two weeks, it really depends your orthodontist's diagnosis, and what he or she believes is the right amount of time to get the desired result. The actual name for spacers is "orthodontic separators," and while they can sometimes be painful or annoying, (MORE)

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How long will it take to wear braces?

It will probably take 2 years if it's in the correct position, and it's aligned pretty much perfect! But you're not done yet aster you had just taken of your braces you will have to wear a positioner or a retainer. A positioner will help you keep your new aligned teeth into place. So you won't have (MORE)

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Braces are a band of metal that raps around your teeth and eventually make them straighter. You go once every month, they tighten them and you pick a new color. Don't worry braces don't hurt that bad, but you need to be careful with them and make sure you brush your teeth after every meal or snack b (MORE)

How long after you get braces do they start to hurt?

It depends and it is unknown for everyone because everybody's teeth are different. Some are sensitive and some aren't. It usually hurts a couple hours later after you get your braces. It also usually can hurt up to as long as two weeks. I said CAN, though. For others, it hurts for a couple hours, a (MORE)

How can those wearing braces floss their teeth?

Special floss threaders are available to make flossing easier. Also if you have the glue on braces (unlike the wrap around, you just glue the brace on) the wire connecting the braces are in the way of flossing. So you have to use your floss and thread it into the wire and floss. (it's hard to floss (MORE)

Is it possible to get braces without a complete set of teeth?

if you are under 11 you cant because your teeth arent strong enough. And yes it is sometimes possible to get braces without a complete set of teeth because sometimes they have to pull out some teeth for the braces to get put in. hope that helped:)

How long did Niall Horan wears his braces?

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How long do you have wear braces?

It is different for a lot of people. Chances are, your local orthodontics will give you a checkup for free. He/She will then tell you roughly how long you will need them on. If you want a rough estimate, the average is like two years.

How do you keep your teeth straight without braces?

I'm not really sure if you can without braces because I haven'thard of anything apart from braces that can keep your teethstraight. It also depends on your teeth alignment because I had toomany teeth that didn't fit in my jaw so I had to get removablebraces. If you have an overbite or underbite you (MORE)

How long do braces take to straighten out your teeth?

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