Who doesn’t want a beautiful smile? It’s very important to have dental hygiene and have teeth in shape. It is rightly said that a smile is the most beautiful curve in our body. Here in this article, we are talking about a beautiful woman who had dental deformity which made her suffer for a very long time. She developed this when she was 8 years old. Her jaw bones stopped growing which made her teeth unaligned.
Take a look at the amazing transformation of this beautiful woman who had a dental deformity.
What is dental deformity?
Defective enamel development is the major cause behind this. It could also be an inherited condition called amelogenesis imperfecta and it is estimated that 1 in 14,000 people in the United States has this condition.
Ellie Jones, 20 was born with this condition and her teeth were not aligned.
When her parents took her to the dentist and, she got braces fitted. This happened when she was 14. Later the orthodontist realized that her jaw bones had not grown since she was 8.
For the past 6 years, Ellie worked with the maxillofacial surgeon who helped Ellie’s jaw catch up with her face and make it more functional.
In an attempt to align her teeth with her face, she had her first operation at the age of 16. Her jaws were cut horizontally and vertically to set the alignment.
After the surgery, she was on a liquid diet. She couldn’t talk for a few weeks and had a notepad handy for communication.
Her surgeon was also happy after Ellie’s surgery. She was happy that it made her a big impact on Ellie’s life.
Look at the amazing transformation of Ellie. She looks completely different and beautiful. Thanks to her surgeon who made it possible.
After the surgery, she felt more confident and also attended the school prom.
The surgical process changed her life completely. She feels much confident now and wants to follow her dreams. She aspires to become a photographer.
Ellie also secretly participated into the world pageants without telling her parents. She even made it through several rounds where she showed her transformation.
She did not win the title of Miss Wales Pageant but she is happy to come out of her comfort zone. We wish her all the best for her future.