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Tooth brushing Mistake No.9: “Not Letting the Toothbrush Dry”

Tooth brushing Mistake No.9: “Not Letting the Toothbrush Dry”

You may think that once you’ve got your kids brushing their teeth regularly without constant reminders from you, you have won the battle of teaching your kids great dental habits. If you have spent time and money at the orthodontist getting Invisalign braces for your kids, then the last thing you want to do is fail to make sure they…

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Tooth brushing Mistake No.8: “Not Following Up With a Rinse”

Tooth brushing Mistake No.8: “Not Following Up With a Rinse”

There are professional opinions and studies to support both sides of this issue, so a person has to decide what the right answer is for the whole family so they can take the best possible care of their teeth. Why You Should Follow Up With A Rinse Rinse well after brushing and flossing because it clears your mouth of all…

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Tooth Brushing Mistake No.7: “Skipping Inner Tooth Surfaces”

Tooth Brushing Mistake No.7: “Skipping Inner Tooth Surfaces”

Make Sure to Brush the Inner Surfaces of Your Teeth Skipping the inner surfaces of teeth is a common tooth brushing mistake that adults, teenagers and children make. Unfortunately, this bad habit can lead to you having tooth decay and halitosis. Get into the habit of beginning to brush your teeth occasionally on the inner surfaces to make sure food…

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Tooth brushing Mistake No.6: “Starting in the Same Place Each Time”

Tooth brushing Mistake No.6: “Starting in the Same Place Each Time”

Ask any American orthodontist, and they will speculate that most people begin brushing their teeth in the same spot every time. If this brushing technique sounds familiar to you, then you could be doing your teeth a disservice. Starting in the same place each time prevents your teeth from getting the full range of attention that they need. Why You…

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