I Have a Crooked Smile

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    It Ain't Pretty...

    I have a crooked smile, and it's not cute, nor is it pretty. I'm getting braces soon, and I hope to god it will get rid of this silly, ugly crooked smile for good. I can't stand the sight of my own mouth, because no matter how much I try and alter my smile, it stays stubbornly...
    SarahCatt SarahCatt
    Sep 4, 2012

    Mark Of The Fae

    I really don't know why. I never used to, but it seems the older I get, the more crooked it gets. I'm in my 20's now, and at 17, 18, I never had a crooked smile. Weird... Oh well. I've always been a little different from the crowd anyway, so I'm already used...
    pyrefly pyrefly
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Oct 15, 2009

    My mouth just does not cooperate

    when I smile with my lips apart. People actually think I have no teeth when they see my pictures because I only smile with my mouth closed. When I try to smile bigger it always looks so awkward and unnatural
    deleted deleted
    Feb 10, 2015

    Im laughing at myself right now

    because I took graduation pictures and not one of them came out normal. One side goes higher than the other. I like to smile but not in selfies because I look awkward. This is going to be a great yearbook photo, I chose the one with the tiny/casual smirk.
    RoastedCycki RoastedCycki
    70+, F
    Sep 1, 2015

    This Group's Logo...

    is my smile. I think it's cheeky and I like it. My teeth are healthy, so who cares?? Proud to be a crook smiley!!
    TheRealWoman TheRealWoman
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Apr 8, 2008


    Like some others here, I didn't have a crooked smile in my teens but developed one in my early twenties.  I think it may have been caused by my wisdom teeth coming in late and not getting removed soon after.
    WillisX90 WillisX90
    Oct 1, 2011
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