18 Photos That Only People Who Had Braces Will Understand
Anyone got some wax?
If you had braces, this was the scene of a regularly occurring nightmare:
And this thing was the scariest shit of all:
Because it always led to some serious gagging:
You became weirdly well-acquainted with molds made of your teeth:
And you were always secretly afraid you'd end up with headgear:
Changing colors was the most fun part, of course:
And if your orthodontist had those glow-in-the-dark ones, you became IMMEDIATELY cool.
At one point, you thought clear or white brackets would be a good idea...
And you carried this little guy around with you everywhere:
If you were really fancy, you brushed your teeth with a toothbrush shaped like this:
And if you had rubber bands, you remember the pain all too well.
And you collected the bands afterward in a little ball:
You weren't allowed to eat ANY of this stuff, but of course, you still did:
Unless you had one of these things:
The inside of your mouth always looked like this:
And you always wondered if this could ever actually happen to you:
When you finally got your braces off, you IMMEDIATELY did this:
Only to be told that you still need to wear a retainer — or else you'd have to do it alllll over again.
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This post was translated from Spanish.
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