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Abdulrahman
Abdulrahman
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RE: palate expanders

In that video Mike Mew refers to his semi rapid expansion method, in which the palate is cracked open at the mid line suture with the use of an expand…

3 years ago
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RE: Homemade Maxillary Protractor V2.0

Thanks for replying. I mentioned his experiments in the understanding-the-monkey-experiments-that-inspired-mewing post and was hoping for any update b…

3 years ago
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RE: “High-speed jaw-opening exercise in training suprahyoid fast-twitch muscle fibers”

I don’t think I have seen that article, but it’s possible she is jutting the jaw forward as part of a therapy with an orthotic or something. In order …

3 years ago
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RE: Epiphany about mewing? For those who struggle hitting the soft palate

This is a hint that you are compensating for some restriction. It’s very possible that something is restricting your posterior third from going up and…

3 years ago
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RE: “High-speed jaw-opening exercise in training suprahyoid fast-twitch muscle fibers”

Any time you jut the lower jaw forward repeatedly as he is suggesting or hold it in that position for a while you are stretching the muscles, ligament…

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RE: Epiphany about mewing? For those who struggle hitting the soft palate

Where does the tip of your tongue go after you do this new method, exactly at the same spot you were pushing hard before or a little behind it (furthe…

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RE: Short-lived MSE Experience

I wish you the best and please keep us updated on your progress.

3 years ago
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RE: Fixed Anterior Growth Guidance Appliance (FAGGA) – Holy Grail? Gonial angle change, maxilla movement forwards and palate widening. Without surgery.

It doesn’t follow on its own. Molar pads are used to cause the mandible to auto rotation forward and upward. My previous post answers the second part …

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RE: Fixed Anterior Growth Guidance Appliance (FAGGA) – Holy Grail? Gonial angle change, maxilla movement forwards and palate widening. Without surgery.

No it would not, what the DNA is referring to is something different. When the lower arch is trapped under a narrow upper arch and you expand the late…

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RE: Fixed Anterior Growth Guidance Appliance (FAGGA) – Holy Grail? Gonial angle change, maxilla movement forwards and palate widening. Without surgery.

Which one was that? I don’t remember reading about any appliance that did all of that. Are you referring to the one that widened the upper arch by 2mm…

3 years ago
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RE: “High-speed jaw-opening exercise in training suprahyoid fast-twitch muscle fibers”

When you do that you release the entrapment of the mandibular condyles from the tmj, but introduce another problem: stretching the muscles and ligamen…

3 years ago
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RE: Fixed Anterior Growth Guidance Appliance (FAGGA) – Holy Grail? Gonial angle change, maxilla movement forwards and palate widening. Without surgery.

Sadly no, and note that all appliances such as Fagga, Alf, and DNA are mainly expanding your alveolar bone. Regarding your idea of expanding transvers…

3 years ago
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RE: What do you think about the ALF and its possible ability to split the midpalatal suture?

I don’t know who is this guy, but I know ALF was not made to open the suture. Its main role is to apply a very gentle force and cause the alveolar bon…

3 years ago
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RE: (19M) Ditch Retainer and Mew for Face Gains or Naw?

You are approaching this in a reasoned way. That is the right way. Before answering your question I have to ask you what is your inter molar width? Th…

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

CBCT x-rays are very useful because they can be done with pretty consistent settings. CT scans are the best but produce too much radiation. And of cou…

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

Do you recognize the problem with talking about progress and not having proper records? Because you are not just debating ideas and concepts, you are …

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

Here is the gif. Its clear where the expansion took place. Primarily in the upper alveolar ridge. Some will call this tipping and there certainly is …

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

No, but you obviously haven’t seen my post about my orthodontist measuring my inter molar width and getting it wrong. It’s very easy to be off by seve…

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

If you draw a line you need consistent head tilt, if you draw an angle that is not needed. Ronald Ead’s pictures have big changes in tilt because of h…

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

This gif is wrong. You are drawing a line on differently tilted faces. This will give inconsistent results. Match the tilt of both faces and draw a li…

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RE: Very impressive maxillary expansion with removeable (?) expander (study)

If you are inquiring about the forum specifically, then the answer is many people here are interested in a completely “natural way” to expanding their…

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

If you look at the reddit thread I was positive towards this case and provided a full analysis with gif line up of the pictures. Let me venture a gues…

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

Those are opposing examples. Ronald’s Pg point (the most prominent point on his chin) didn’t move forward one bit relative to the lower lip. The lower…

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

Yes I already acknowledge this in my original post about this specific comparison. That’s why I never made a gif of those two pictures. Lining up the …

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

No, because I did my own analysis and superimposed the pictures. It just serves as a reminder to you to check the gif you posted to realize how much f…

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

No, I am not because I made those comments in response to tracking progress of small mewing changes. A couple mm at most. I pointed out that it’s very…

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

I answered he same question in an earlier post. The angles are obvious especially from his eye brows. The point I made in response to progress is that…

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

Sure I can, stop the “jihad mewing” part, but I see no reason to give him the benefit of the doubt. On the other hand if you noticed I did not respond…

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

Are you aware how much difference (forward growth) he shows between his “before” and “after” pictures? Do you see how much his face is forward in the…

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

Guys you might want to take a look at this before starting “jihad mewing”. Above is a picture I extracted from his video and matched against his pro…

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

He also said force has to be gentle and sub conscious, very clearly so many times, which contradicts what you are saying. Because there is research to…

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RE: My new blog: What additional topics would you like to see covered?

I just added an illustration with some text addressing your comment. You can read it below: Growth starts in the womb and ends around 18-20 years of a…

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RE: My new blog: What additional topics would you like to see covered?

No I don’t think you are rude, but I think you are misinformed on the subject and engaging in contradictions. Without derailing this thread I will say…

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

Blasphemy! He is the fake prophet, he is the anti-mew!!

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

Here is a lady who had a quick 20 minutes nose job with fillers. And here is a picture showing the type of subtle changes that can be achieved with fi…

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

I would like to point out that I find the whole thing with the nose hump disappearing and face stretching forward very questionable, but it’s the chin…

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

You can overlap images using different anchor points to show different effects. One will make the chin appear more prominent while the other less so. …

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

Yea, I made it in reference to on one hand crazy people that blow themselves up among civilians and expect to go to heaven and be rewarded with 72 vir…

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RE: My new blog: What additional topics would you like to see covered?

The latest post titled: Does Orthotropics work for adults? is up. The link to the post is: Its a short post that I thought to add because the previous…

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

lol, by the way I am not making fun of any religious doctrine, I was just reflecting on the comments saying that guy put religious dedication into his…

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

Please tell me you liked my “jihad mewing” script, I need encouragement to create more content. Surly you want to learn about the 72 non-virgins you g…

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

I don’t know exactly what he did, I just know he did something and shared with everyone the different methods available to achieve similar results. We…

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

@TGW my hero! thank you!!@progress putting aside all the incorrect things you said about me I have a question for you. Since you speak of creative thi…

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RE: Possibly new “holy grail” for moving the maxilla up and forwards? [MSE + Facemask Therapy]

I disagree with this because success can’t be just measured by how a patient feels about a treatment in the short term. There is something called plac…

3 years ago
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RE: Wisdom teeth are becoming straighter! Comparison between panoramic x-ray from 2014 and one from 2019(3 months into mewing)

Thanks for sharing this. I see the wisdom molar on the right side of the screen has erupted more, but I think that just happens naturally overtime. On…

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

You think someone who has been squeezing out drops of results for the past 2 years and still on it is not optimistic? Plenty of people of that age hav…

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

This point applies to any treatment that requires patient effort. Therefore I have to ask, why are myofunctional therapist for example able to produce…

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

That argument can be used against people who think those results are real. They try to explain such changes without having a clue what they are talkin…

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

He can control it within small volumes, once the amount is increased it goes out of control. That woman had multiple procedures. Sailer is a very tric…

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

No, those were done in Brazil so most likely were made with bioplasty a polymethylmethacrylate particles that acts as permanent filler. The one you se…

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

I am not familial with those subgroups, but I can tell you the use of fillers is exploding and not every provider has the skill to pull off this level…

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

The length people go to change their appearance is crazy indeed and you would be surprised how far people and cosmetic surgeons are going to achieve b…

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

I never use gifs to analyze change, I always use still pictures with land marks to understand whats going on. I only use gifs to share with people so …

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RE: I think bone changes most definitely take place well into your 20’s

I would love to see the pictures if possible. The lower jaw continues, but slowly, growing in men until 20 years old. It doesn’t sound possible you ha…

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RE: Possibly new “holy grail” for moving the maxilla up and forwards? [MSE + Facemask Therapy]

I don’t know if what you claim he said about CAB is true, but do you know what entails FAGGA failure? Excessive teeth tipping, which he had developed…

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

Fillers do crazy stuff: Now any of them can say I was “hard mewing” brooo!

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

He would need to get an x-ray, preferably CBCT, by an independent and verified orthodontist who is open to exploring his case. If he is in the States,…

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RE: Great results found on reddit!!

Yea, he doesn’t looks bad in the before, I suppose you can say he had a decent foundation to start with, but also photography can play a role. In the …

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