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If your teeth weren't straight, would you get braces at 22?

Mine aren't straight, I've always wanted nice straight teeth but is being a Mom and having braces at 22 weird or worth it?

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Asked by AshJoe05 at 6:29 PM on Feb. 26, 2009 in Just for Fun

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  • no if it makes you happy then i think you should do it.

    Answer by SThompson21 at 6:30 PM on Feb. 26, 2009

  • I'd say worth it completely. I had braces at 11-14, and I would do it all over again just to have beautiful teeth and an awesome smile! I love my teeth! I say if you can afford having braces then go for it! My OB has braces and he's over 40 years old!! I don't think your ever to old for them!

    Answer by ali_1107 at 6:30 PM on Feb. 26, 2009

  • it depends on how bad they are... i do agree with PP though do what makes you happy

    Answer by aliciatron at 6:31 PM on Feb. 26, 2009

  • My sister is 27 and finally got braces put in two years ago - she now has a perfect smile and was gald she put up wth them for that space in time.

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:31 PM on Feb. 26, 2009

  • Get them! You're never too old to try to look your best.

    I see them on older women all the time. (40+)

    Answer by timelessglass at 6:32 PM on Feb. 26, 2009

  • Yeah, if they bother you, then fix them.

    Answer by MommyToSmeech at 6:32 PM on Feb. 26, 2009

  • Yes! Lord willing you've got alot of life to live! Might as well continue to do what makes you happy.

    Answer by MamaChamp at 6:40 PM on Feb. 26, 2009

  • I got braces at 35 and had them till I was 37. I love my teeth!!!

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:49 PM on Feb. 26, 2009

  • I worked with a lady that had the old-fashioned "metal-mouth" braces, and she was 40+ years old, and I also had a manicurist who was mid-20's and got those Invisalign braces. If I needed them, and could afford it, I'd do it.

    Answer by jburg2541 at 7:28 PM on Feb. 26, 2009

  • Yes. I think teeth are very important so I would do it. I think nice teeth make a nice first impression.

    Answer by kboney29 at 7:37 PM on Feb. 26, 2009

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