Healthy teeth that come with good dental care are the best advertisement for a healthy you. If you follow good oral hygiene and pay attention to you teeth the way you do to the rest of your body you will benefit in more ways than one. Any oral hygiene book will give you all the tips and instructions you need to take proper care of your family’s teeth.
Clean your teeth after eating by toothbrush and dental floss. Use a correct toothbrush, and brush and floss correctly.
Visit the dentist regularly. Periodontal disease of gums is common in adults and in older people. The dentist can remove plaque from teeth, reducing the number of bacteria – a key to helping prevent tooth decay and gum disease.
Don’t ignore gums that bleed when you brush or floss or changes in the way your teeth fit together when you bite.
Ask your dentist about cosmetic options for improving the appearance of teeth that are stained or chipped.
Good oral care can keep tartar buildup and gingivities away. Plaque buildup over time hardens into tartar cleaning which is impossible at home. Only trained dental hygienists can remove it. Plaque can be easily removed by proper brushing and flossing.