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Can Chewing Tobacco Stretch Lower Lip
Can biting inside of your bottom lip cause cancer? Or any permanent damage?? How to stop biting the inside of d lower lip?
Won't cause cancer: There is no evidence biting lips causes cancer. This is an extremely common habit. Anxiety is the root cause of the habit in many cases. The web is filled with suggestions of how to break the habit. The following link has good suggestions that will help you>>http://bit.ly/1MZAkOt A few minutes of "mindful meditation" in the morning may be helpful>>http://amzn.to/1b576Ni..http://bit.ly/1hKZ4wy ...Read more
Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more
Have habit pulling upper lip over some of bottom lip and keeping it there to make my bottom lip look smaller. Feel this exerts pressure on upper teeth/maxilla could this lead to resorption of maxilla?
No: Your habit should not cause resorption of teeth or maxilla. The one exception would be if you had an insufficient band of attached gingiva with a frenum pull which would cause gum recession and possibly loss of tooth over time. Perhaps something can be done with orthodontia to improve your facial appearance so that you no longer have to engage in that habit. Why not go for a consult to find out? ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Waxing Effects: You ask a good question. While waxing is a very popular method of hair removal, there is not much discussion of the potential side effects of repeated waxing over time. While waxing is generally considered safe and effective, it may result in repeated skin trauma in the form of minor burns and peeling of the outer skin layer. This can result in thickening of the skin and cause fine lines. ...Read more
Possible: if there is a extensive leukoplakia. In 97% potentially precancerous oral lesions (leukoplakia) caused by chewing tobacco. Unfortunately, many people belief that chewing tobacco it is a 'healthier alternative' to smoking cigarettes. It is a fact that long-term smokeless tobacco use is a risk for oral cancer. Take care. ...Read more
Lip position: It depends upon how much movement you desire, any significant movement of your lip backwards will require even greater tooth movement backwards. Usually this means for every 1mm of lip retraction it will take 2mm of tooth movement./retraction this type of significant tooth movement can only be accomplished with orthodontic braces treatment. ...Read moreSee 5 more doctor answers
Yes ....: That is the normal sequence of event... ...Read more
Can an upper labial frenectomy alter your upper lip shape even many years later when lips thin and droop?
Can stretching mouth widely constatly cause soreness in upper mouth and jaw area? Mouth sore where maxillary jaw attaches to hard palate. :(
20yr. Teeth narrow. Making lips width small. Would upper jaw appliance widen teeth and also lips from left to right.
See an orthodontist: Many orthodontists offer an initial complimentary consultation. This allows you to find out what type of treatment is recommended for your individual situation and get all your questions answered. Take care. ...Read more
Can biting down clenching chewing TMJ cause premolars molars except last to turn and lean inwards. Avoid use front teeth because bonding.Roots anglein?
Can bruxism, clenching and or TMJ disfunction cause facial nerve palsy? No drooping eye or mouth, just left cheek sits slightly lower when smiling?
Possible, but...: A nerve disorder can have multiple causes. It is possible that a structural, vascular or neurological problem can be related, but you will need to see your dentist or someone who treats these type of disorders to get a careful evaluation first to determine the causes of the problems. Then you can address the causes with diagnostic treatments. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Possible as your jaw: expands.Get a more detailed answer ›
Unlikely: A double chin is usually due to a combination of factors to include fat deposits, lax skin and lax muscle. The muscle, which one would assume would benefit most from chewing gum, contributes the least to this issue. Any visible change is quite unlikely. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can spastic chronically tight muscles on the neck and jaw area cause referred pain around the mouth, lips, nose?
Can be referred pain: But Need more information. There can be other causes of these symptoms and this needs to be evaluated. Ask you physician to have you see a rheumatologist. ...Read more
Can straightening teeth at age 20 using ortho appliance also widen smile and lips from left to right.
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