Top Tips to Brush Your Teeth Correctly

Practising the proper brushing techniques is a sure-fire way to protect your teeth and to avoid a trip to the dentist. Let’s look at three pieces of advice which are commonly overlooked.

  • Wait at least 30 minutes to brush after consuming acidic drinks (such as soda).
  • It is not a good idea to use mouthwash immediately after brushing.
  • Do not rinse your mouth out after a brushing session.

“By rinsing with mouthwash immediately after brushing, people are actually increasing the chances that they will suffer from tooth decay.”

This article offers more advice:

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/health-fitness/body/revealed-best-way-brush-teeth-simple-mistakes-millions-making/

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Loran Simon

Dental Care Tips is a dental news website for patients. We also provide a free service to help patients find local dentists. Dental Care Tips is operated by Somnowell Marketing, a digital marketing agency for dental practices. We also founded Somnowell, the ground breaking anti-snoring device invented by Prof. Simon Ash. We also provide a free service to help patients find local dentists.