Posts tagged "crooked teeth"

Did Jewel Fix Her Snaggletooth?

Breaking news! Notoriously snaggletoothed singer Jewel is sporting a decidedly straighter smile. She tweeted a photo of herself on the set of the upcoming June Carter Cash biopic she’s filming for Lifetime, writing that she now has “perfect teeth.” Given that she never “fixed” her teeth in the years she’s been rich and famous, I’m…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 7, 2012

Mirror, Mirror: My Snaggletooth Rules

Like a lot of people, my teeth were pushed and pulled with a variety of contraptions during my formative years. It all started innocently enough in 5th grade when I got spacers. Tiny rubber bands were wound between metal brackets that had been twisted around my back teeth. This was the first sign that my…

Anna Goldfarb / October 27, 2011

Would You Pay For Crooked Teeth?

At around age 14, I got braces to straighten my protruding incisor teeth; they looked like fangs, basically. I also had to wear rubberbands to correct my overbite. For three years, I had some form of metal in my mouth and as a result my smile is now pretty close to “perfect”; it would be…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 24, 2011