Ways of Improving Oral Hygiene For the proper care of teeth, you need to brush twice daily, floss every day and use fluoride to strengthen your teeth. Even though most people are aware of the importance of proper teeth care, some are still wondering how its done. The results of not brushing well are bad […]
Ways of Improving Oral Hygiene For the proper care of teeth, you need to brush twice daily, floss every day and use fluoride to strengthen your teeth. Even though most people are aware of the importance of proper teeth care, some are still wondering how its done. The results of not brushing well are bad breath, yellow teeth, decay and gum disease. If you do not care well for your teeth chances are you will experience the above conditions. Not being in the group of people that do not care for their teeth needs you to understand the importance of proper teeth care. There are a couple of steps that can be followed to ensure healthier teeth and gums and a clean and pleasant breath. The first thing to do is getting your toothbrush and a suitable toothpaste and walk into a bathroom. Toothbrushes and toothpaste are offered as free samples by some companies and you can make a point of getting them. First moisten the brush by turning on the water, do this before applying the toothpaste to the brush. Application of a pea sized amount of toothpaste should be done before brushing commences. The outer parts of the teeth are the ones you should start with. Hold the brush at a 45 degree angle from your gum line and brush your teeth in circular motions. Your teeth and gums may be harmed if you do not brush gently, it is important that you brush gentle. Start brushing the inner teeth once you are done brushing the outer teeth. You need to hold the toothbrush vertically for you to be able to brush the inner sides of the teeth. The side of the brush that normally brushes the inner teeth is the tip of the brush. For the rear teeth like the molars, focus on cleaning the spaces between teeth as they tend to have plaque, bacteria and food. The tongue should also be brushed after you have finished brushing your teeth. Maintaining a clean mouth that is fresh is possible if you brush away the accumulation of bacteria on the tongue. The other side of the brush is best for brushing the tongue as it is gentle on the sensitive tongue. When the brushing process is done you should rinse your mouth and make a point of flossing your teeth. This ensures dirt is not left in between the teeth. Rinse the mouth again after flossing so that the mouth remains completely clean. The best way to rinse out your mouth is by using a mouthwash that has fluoride and antibacterial agents. Following these steps will improve your oral hygiene. Clean your teeth this way daily. What Has Changed Recently With Services?