My bottom teeth are also fairly out of wack, but I feel that I am passed the point of getting braces, and insurance most likely would not cover it.
I have extensive staining due to dental fluorosis (took way too many of those little fluoride tablets as a child).That, and it would probably require the pulling of at least one tooth, and I don't think that kind of pain, time and money would be worth it if some girl would be too shallow to see past the small problem.Having your teeth out of whack can cause other problems eventually, but they don't always. I have a phobia of dentists so when I go I have to have nitrous oxide. Then I don't feel the shots they give me to deaded the gums so much.My (now ex) boyfriend did not have such lovely teeth.One was chipped from when he fell out of the back of a pickup truck, and they weren't straight at all. Jeep's Phoenix took a whole sentence right out of my mouth (and how'd you do that anyway? I dated a guy that I really liked for quite a while before I noticed that one of his front teeth was dead, and that was only because one of his friends made fun of it. Cowboy doesn't have the straightest teeth in the world, but it gives his smile character, and I like it. Teeth are important because it's nice to not have to pay for braces for your offspring. C's teeth are very straight, but he does have quite an underbite.