Category: Dental Hygiene

Flossing: Let’s Make Sure You Like What You’re Doing

When we’re talking about the basics of your dental hygiene, it seems like there’s not much going on. You need to brush your teeth. You need to floss your teeth. What more could there be to discuss? As a matter of fact, there’s a lot to discuss! Especially if you find that you are unhappy… Read more »

Dental Care: Making It Easier

Do you find that when you think about your dental care, it seems like a pretty simple, straightforward thing that you just need to keep up with? However, do you find that the keeping up aspect of caring for your smile is what can become surprisingly difficult at times? If so, we are happy to shed… Read more »

Protect Your Enamel: 3 Things To Avoid

When you’re trying to figure out what to do to protect your enamel, it’s often best to focus on the major categories of things to avoid. As a result, your teeth will remain safe. Surprised that it could be this easy? Well, it might require you to begin making new decisions and saying goodbye to… Read more »

Wishing You And Yours Happy Holidays!

Are you ready for the holidays? Have you checked off just about every last task you could ever imagine having to check off? If so, you probably have a little bit of spare time left before parties commence and gift opening begins. Good! That’s just what we were hoping to hear. We figure that you… Read more »

Chewing Gum: The Questions You’re Afraid To Ask!

Do you go back and forth as you try to decide if chewing gum is okay for your oral health? Perhaps you can think of benefits as well as drawbacks but you’re afraid to ask for a final answer because you want us to say, “Yes, of course! Chewing gum is fabulous for your smile!”… Read more »

To Floss Or Not To Floss?

When you spend time thinking about your dental hygiene, you may discover that you come up with some new ideas that you assume might work for you. For instance, you may convince yourself that if you brush more often than twice a day, you will be able to skip flossing. We applaud your attempt at… Read more »

3 Smile-Friendly Stocking Stuffers

Are you hoping to spread some smile safeguarding joy this year as you sneak little gifts into stockings? Don’t let your dental hygiene dreams fall flat! We have some helpful and easy suggestions for every member of your family.

Toothpaste Time: Do You Know The Facts?

Have you ever taken a glance at your tube of toothpaste and realized you never received any type of formal education (or even a casual education) about your paste? Perhaps you have long wondered whether gel or paste is better, if flavor matters, and how much you should really be using for effective dental hygiene…. Read more »

How Can I Prevent Plaque and Tartar?

Plaque and tartar can be extremely harmful for your teeth. If left untreated, they can cause cavities, tooth decay and tooth loss, and infection. Plaque, a sticky film made up of the bacteria within your mouth, is impossible to prevent from forming. If left untreated, it can quickly form tartar, which is calcified plaque that… Read more »

Q&A: What’s This Water Flosser I’ve Heard About?

Has someone you know mentioned using a water flosser instead of dental floss? If so, you may be feeling like there’s been a secret about dental hygiene you wish you’d known all along. Then again, you may be wondering if this news is too good to be true. As a matter of fact, this option… Read more »