New York native, Megan, 26, agrees with the latter. I think when it comes to teeth, health is more important than perfection,” says Megan.
You don’t know anything about this person except that your mutual friend thinks, “you guys would be great together”, and that he/she has an affinity for dogs and works in finance.
So you put on your Sunday best, take a quick shot of liquid courage, and head off to a nice (but not too nice) restaurant to find out if the stars have finally aligned.
I’m not sure it was something other people noticed much, but it absolutely killed my self-esteem.
I could never laugh and flirt with confidence like my girlfriends.
“When I meet a girl it is the first thing I notice.
I’ve gone out with girls with crooked and discolored teeth before and honestly, it was distracting.
“Having good teeth is a sign of youth and fertility-in our psyche, good teeth equal fitness and vitality.” But what about the other 50 percent?
Are bad teeth always a hard , or can their be charm in a slightly imperfect smile?
And any time we took group photos I’d give my best, toothless grin. For me it was about feeling comfortable in my own skin and finally fixing a pesky problem.