What should I do first, brush my teeth or floss my teeth?

Answer I don't think it matters which order you do them as long as you do both.Me, I floss a little first, then brush, then floss one last time for good measure.

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Can i floss my teeth when having braces with a regular floss brush?

You can use regular floss but will need a flies threader to get under your braces. Your dentist will show you how. It is very important!

Why do we need to get our teeth cleaned at the dentist if we floss and brush at home?

We cannot get to anything below 3mm.on our own at home. Your dentist/hygienist can go below that to remove calculus and bacteria. Left untreated, periodontal disease will cause you to loose your ... Read More »

How often should you floss your teeth?

Answer It's recommended that you floss at least once a day. The reason you want to do it every day is that bacteria begins to colonize and start damaging your teeth within 24 hours.

How long should you brush your teeth everytime you brush?

Brush for about 2-3 minutes. Here are some brushing tips:Brush the fronts, tops, and back sides of teeth thoroughly.Focus on gum line right below teeth to prevent build up of plaque and bacteria.Tr... Read More »