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Im 14 and i was thinking of getting braces to fix my overbite should i?  

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Marsiere214
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Im on 14 and i have perfect froward growth, i have  chiseled jawline and im scared that braces might ruin my face ( cause recessed maxilla  or other nonsense ) any advice ?

Im also mewing, and im a

If i shouldn't whats your advice?

If i should do you think i should get palate expander as well?

 

Yes i also have crooked teeth 

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Posted : 13/10/2019 4:27 pm
ShaktiOm
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Do you have crooked teeth? I think practicing good tongue posture should do an efficient job.  I would also practice other good mewing habits including overall good body posture and proper swallowing.

My personal experience was that traditional orthodontics ended up messing up my jaw. Mewing has fixed it thankfully and corrected my overbite. If you want to get braces, try and find an orthodontist that understands the importance of tongtue posture and its effects on facial growth.

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Posted : 15/10/2019 7:48 pm