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RE: Crane Device for sale

Sounds good, send me a message on here.

11 months ago
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RE: Crane Device for sale

Sorry for the late reply. I believe the direction is slightly downward.

11 months ago
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RE: How bad is my case and what kind of remodelling do I need?

@auxiliarus Thanks for the detailed answer, much appreciated. I have no idea why suction is recommended so often; it’s extremely difficult to achieve …

2 years ago
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RE: How bad is my case and what kind of remodelling do I need?

After several months of jutting my bottom jaw forward against my top teeth, trying to remodel the alveolar ridge, I don’t think it really did anything…

2 years ago
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RE: How I “expanded” my mandible

@lo12288 I said that because a high arched palate is harder to cover the surface area with the tongue and a torus growth is an even thicker patch of b…

2 years ago
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RE: We need stop just looking at the Maxilla and manduble

There’s not much of a point being made if you’re still saying that the maxilla has to come forward to affect the other bones instead of the reverse. E…

2 years ago
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RE: Massive facial structure changes in short time

@meowxilla When only brought up in a thread from over a year ago, you’re talking about a problem that doesn’t really exist here. Practically nobody po…

2 years ago
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RE: Jutting mandible forward – does anyone else do this?

@auxiliarus Turns out I forgot to reply to your post at the time and thus forgot about measuring my teeth. I don’t think they changed any further in t…

2 years ago
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RE: To get an idea of how messed up your face is:

@alphaminus If more attention is placed on raising the occipital than tilting the chin, it should feel and look more natural than jamming the chin bac…

2 years ago
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RE: How to “really” move maxilla up and foward?

@polholmes If you were a “7/10” beforehand, you’re pretty much golden anyway. (though I get why you’d want to maximize what you have, much like how a …

2 years ago
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RE: To get an idea of how messed up your face is:

The lower third of my face is recessed (as confirmed by posters here) and tucking doesn’t create a double chin. I think it used to, when first startin…

2 years ago
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RE: Why are my teeth slanted like this?

Probably tongue thrust or your tongue rests on the floor of your mouth and it simply laying there is enough force to push your teeth out over time.

2 years ago
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RE: Jutting mandible forward – does anyone else do this?

@auxiliarus It’s very hard to say. Not being the type to claim I’ve achieved results in a short time, it still feels like the mirror shows improvement…

2 years ago
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RE: Assessment on my jaws and occlusion

@chiefkeefsosa He hasn’t posted photos yet, I think he said it will be done after gaining even more change. I don’t doubt his progress, both for how m…

2 years ago
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RE: Assessment on my jaws and occlusion

@chiefkeefsosa At his age? He’s 18, thus one of the younger posters here. @EddieMoney is over 30 and claims to have results.@harrykanemaxilla I think …

2 years ago
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RE: Conclusions after a year and 4 months of reading this forum and practicing mewing

@spidey Were you only going for a difference in IMW? No other part of your face changed either?

2 years ago
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RE: Mewing gave me a high-palate, don’t make this mistake.

@auxiliarus Sounds good, can’t wait to see the progress. I don’t remember your previous photos showing that you carried much extra weight in your face…

2 years ago
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RE: can someone have a dropped maxilla but does not have a dropped mandible?

@ayla-mao You’re right, I was unsure if the example worked because of the gonial angle.

2 years ago
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RE: Jutting mandible forward – does anyone else do this?

@basim Disregard what I just said about Progress’ post not being there. He didn’t delete it, I just skipped over it somehow. Here:/p>

2 years ago
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RE: Jutting mandible forward – does anyone else do this?

That’s what I thought, although I don’t believe the maxilla gets pushed forward with tooth contact. Progress’ theory of alveolar ridge remodelling mak…

2 years ago
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RE: Myofunctional Release Therapy

Was this the article? Sounds vaguely like what you’re talking about, as the author is a PhD. and it was linked in a thread here.

2 years ago
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RE: Palate height

I have a high palate with a fairly short face, and I’d look better if my lower third had more height. Never heard about long faces being synonymous wi…

2 years ago
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RE: Mewing gave me a high-palate, don’t make this mistake.

Plenty of models are selected because they have short faces and brachyfacial skulls are neotenous, it’s not weird or uncommon for tall people to have …

2 years ago
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RE: What is the correct way to chew gum? – All factors

@auxiliarus The zygomaticus is exactly where the contrast shows up, so you’re probably right. Any time I’ve had hollow cheeks (not as dramatic as mode…

2 years ago
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RE: Did I chew to much?

Might be from less facial fat and the angle your head is tilted between photos, but it looks better in the after photo, whatever the reason. Dropping …

2 years ago
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RE: Male-pattern baldness and CFD

Why do people ALWAYS take an after pic with facial hair? Not even “this is the only photo I have”, they specifically go out of their way to take one a…

2 years ago
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RE: Jutting mandible forward – does anyone else do this?

@auxiliarus The part about protracting/retracting while chewing makes sense and is probably more or less the way it’s done if there isn’t some kind of…

2 years ago
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RE: Jutting mandible forward – does anyone else do this?

@sergio-oms Is centric relation essentially about sliding the mandible as far as it can go without causing pain or discomfort? I’m not doing/promoting…

2 years ago
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RE: Jutting mandible forward – does anyone else do this?

@eddiemoney I let the lower incisors meet the upper ones, so in my case, “jutting” is just making a normal bite. By the molar chewing being awkward, I…

2 years ago
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RE: Jutting mandible forward – does anyone else do this?

@sergio-oms Retracting it the opposite direction with elastics did the same thing to a worse degree and prevented me from having any lateral or forwar…

2 years ago
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RE: 25 f with mild scoliosis starting mewing process, will be sharing monthly progress

@chiquilla I have checked out the Gokhale Method and bought her pain-free postural chair over four years ago, which I highly recommend. The seat curve…

2 years ago
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RE: Is this considered a wide palate

@basim I won’t give his name out, he’s an old friend. He doesn’t know anything about Orthotropics and wouldn’t be able to help you.

2 years ago
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RE: Is this considered a wide palate

@basim Your palate is definitely wider than 34 mm, looks good. I know someone who has those same gaps and didn’t have orthodontics either, he looks a …

2 years ago
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RE: Is this considered a wide palate

33-34mm is a narrow measurement, but yours looks wider than that in the photo. Are you missing teeth on your right side?

2 years ago
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RE: I still think that my maxilla is poorly

@yusu Sounds like everyone on here is going to look like The Beatles, eventually. I was told the same thing about myself (looking better with hair on …

2 years ago
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RE: 25 f with mild scoliosis starting mewing process, will be sharing monthly progress

You have a well developed face and look better in profile, which is really uncommon. Your chin isn’t recessed at all. As for asymmetry, I don’t really…

2 years ago
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RE: I still think that my maxilla is poorly

It looks good. While “get a haircut” sounds like the standard annoying advice of people who instantly disregard what you’re saying, I think your hair …

2 years ago
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RE: Midface went forward, Mandible?

@oatmeal My occlusion was recently classified as a class 1, but my upper front 6 teeth don’t touch the bottom ones at rest because a bit of an overjet…

2 years ago
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RE: 36 year old male on medium.com

His before photo doesn’t even look that bad, though so many men don’t take any photos without facial hair so it’s harder to tell where they’re startin…

2 years ago
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RE: Midface went forward, Mandible?

@Progress I’ve been sliding my bottom jaw forward ever since you told me about it and it feels great, like a therapeutic feeling. Not surprising, sinc…

2 years ago
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RE: How bad is my case and what kind of remodelling do I need?

@progress I think the alveolar theory is sound on its own, and perhaps accounts for why most people with great facial development don’t have crazy pro…

2 years ago
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RE: I think I have some pretty compelling results, pictures attached.

The after photos are a bit hard to compare for reasons auxiliary mentioned above, but it does look like your asymmetry improved.

2 years ago
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RE: ‘Melted Face’ case – will mewing help?

Yeah, I don’t know if it’s caused by lighting/angle changes or something but you do look better. Hard to tell why, but I’m not skilled at nitpicking p…

2 years ago
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RE: Robbie343 case (class 2 div 2) 32 years old

@robbie343 Were you given an explanation as to why your jaw joints were so worn out?

2 years ago
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RE: How bad is my case and what kind of remodelling do I need?

@greensmoothies I’m not sure if it can be called talking about feelings when I never really get that far. It’s more like having to try and formulate a…

2 years ago
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RE: How bad is my case and what kind of remodelling do I need?

@Progress I’ve been going through your progress thread and you said this a year ago:_At the moment, it feels like the jutting and the tongue posture c…

2 years ago
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RE: Lip seal and its effect on lip size

@azrael Have you heard of the button hold/pull exercise? Someone on Reddit claimed to have results in lip seal from it. Exercise #10 in this article:/…

2 years ago
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RE: Again me boys, just want to be sure that I mew good

@yusu You look good. A front view would show more of your undereye support or lack thereof, although it looks fine. I agree that your nose is probably…

2 years ago
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RE: Lip seal and its effect on lip size

@azrael You split your suture without having a lip seal? Or do you just mean it comes apart at night? Regardless, myofunctional therapy would only be …

2 years ago
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RE: what will happen if you chin tuck 24/7 to keep your head posture right?

@auxiliarus Do you have any examples of people you think have recessed mandibles and a low/high hyoid for comparison?

2 years ago
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RE: Alternative Dental Hygiene and Remineralizing Teeth

@drunkwithcoffee I’ve swished with xylitol after eating anything every day for over 3 years. Unfortunately, my review of it is hard to trust as I init…

2 years ago
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RE: ‘Melted Face’ case – will mewing help?

@mb123 You’re welcome. I hadn’t done much research into Myobrace but it’s interesting that you found stories of facial lengthening, which is what I as…

2 years ago
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RE: How bad is my case and what kind of remodelling do I need?

@progress That’s a great theory and certainly worth trying. I used to think the only possible solution was maxilla rotation, with the idea that the ma…

2 years ago
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RE: ‘Melted Face’ case – will mewing help?

@mb123 Are you using the wired retainer? I’d assume so, since the clear version would be plural. From my experience, the wired one doesn’t relapse any…

2 years ago
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RE: what will happen if you chin tuck 24/7 to keep your head posture right?

I fully agree about severe chin tucking not being proper posture. If anything, it can be used as a guide to see how recessed your face is without cran…

2 years ago
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RE: How bad is my case and what kind of remodelling do I need?

@eternally12 Yes, that must have something to do with it. I’ve never considered alveolar changes to be the reason jaws can’t fit together, but it make…

2 years ago
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RE: DNA Appliance – Began January 2020

@eternally12 Nice to hear it’s working well for you. The DNA appliance seems to be great for more minute/complex facial problems, as opposed to the us…

2 years ago
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