Also, since this time I was not provided with a step-by-step 3D plan, I have no idea which teeth are moving until, well, they have moved.
The dentist told me I should switch to tray 5 as soon as I could after leaving his office.
Check back to read more if youre interested in seeing my final before and after, check out my post Smile Direct Club Before and After, 1 Year Later.
I might just be getting antsy because Im finally realizing how soon Ill be getting married and how much I miss slowly sipping on my morning coffee without having to worry about brushing after.If you want to read more about my quest towards getting Hawley retainers (the old school metal wire retainer you can pop in/out of your mouth head on over to my newest post, Hawley Retainers After Invisible Aligners.January 29, 2017 Although Im not complaining, I had no idea that treatment plans could come through on the weekends!I chatted with SDC on their website and was able to order a retainer very quickly.They took an idea and improved upon it and offered it at a better price than their competitors.Even if youre following the instruction pamphlet, its a little difficult to mix two colors of putty so vigorously in under 60 seconds so that they fully mix.The first steps of the process begin with you taking several photos of all the angles they require and submitting them.In my terribly competitive spirit, I wondered why I couldnt also have perfectly straight teeth.As much as Id like to be in the retainer stage, I know that these aligners arent doing me any favors.Im not sure if it was a coincidence or what, but I just got an email of my new refinement plan.June 5, 2017 I held off on switching from my week 2 trays to the week 3/4 tray until today because I was in Washington.C.I thought this day would never come!(4/16/18 Edited to add: I dont think SDC any longer has IPR as part of treatment plans.) June 27, 2016 email Smile Direct Clubs customer service team asking if they can help me apply the Groupon code, as it says someone used it before (and.Hopefully Ill have them in hand by next week!This week marks the 3rd week since my retainers were ordered, discount flower seed packets so Im wondering if those will be in my mailbox this week.I am technically within traveling distance to the shop in NYC, but I opted for the impression kit because a trip to the city usually sets me back at least 24, and thats just for the train.
Apparently my bottom teeth are moving more than I anticipated and thats why they were so torn up by the first tray.April 7, 2017 So Im not sure if its because when I first purchased my aligners that the running promo was that you would get 2 sets of retainers included with the price for free, but I got a retainer set of aligners and.Not getting too deep into the backstory of why I wanted to have straight teeth my sister had terribly crooked teeth after her baby teeth fell out and adult teeth grew.Not ideal when you figured you would be done by now, but I am beyond grateful that they are able/willing to fix my smile to get it to where it needs to be!May 16, 2016 order evaluation kit on Groupon (they had the best offer at the time fill out electronic dental history and consent forms.It was well worth the train ticket to the NYC office for.Looking forward to Oct.The impressions were delivered but I havent heard back from SDC yet and Im not sure if I will.May 17, 2016 submit pictures for the online photo assessment.Thankfully I had brought tray 5 with.
I also plan on not starting my new set until the searing pain subsides from my idiotic mouth wound.
Its 1 more month and Im thrilled.