Best toothbrush Linwood NJ 08221

Selecting the Correct Dental Products

 

Toothbrushes

There are so many different types of toothbrushes, and they vary in shapes, sizes, and styles.  It can be a bit overwhelming, especially if you are trying to improve your oral health.  So here’s what you should look for:

            Most dental professionals will agree that a soft-bristled toothbrush is the best choice for removing plaque and debris from the teeth and around the gum line.  A small head toothbrush is also preferred because it can reach all areas of the mouth, including those hard-to-reach back teeth. 

            Pick whatever shape and size toothbrush that is the most comfortable for you to handle.  The best toothbrush will be the one that fits in your mouth easily and allows you to also reach all your teeth.   Best toothbrush Linwood NJ 08221

            Electric toothbrushes are a great alternative.  They have been proven to do a better job of cleaning the teeth, especially for those who have more difficulty brushing or have limited use of their hands or arms. 

            Toothbrushes should be replaced when they begin to show wear or every three months. 

            What type of toothbrush your child uses is also important.  The wrong kind can cause damage to the gums.  All children need to be using a brush with a soft nylon bristle.  When you have an infant, the toothbrush needs to be very small.  As the child gets older, select a toothbrush that will easily fit in their mouth and brush one to two teeth at a time.  Just like an adult, your child’s toothbrush needs to be able to reach all of their teeth. 

            Powered toothbrushes can be pricey, unless you opt for a battery operated one.  If one is not in your budget, don’t break the bank to get one.  A regular toothbrush will do the job.  Best toothbrush Linwood NJ 08221

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