Posts Tagged ‘dental hygiene’

Does Oil Pulling Really Clean Your Mouth?

Wednesday, September 6th, 2017
When used daily, oil pulling can have many benefits including decreasing bad breath, removing teeth staining and reducing bacteria in the mouth.

When used daily, oil pulling can have many benefits including decreasing bad breath, removing teeth staining and reducing bacteria in the mouth.

Oil pulling is a relatively new trend in oral hygiene, but it has quickly become a very popular topic. The act of oil pulling has actually been around for 3000 years when it was developed in Ayurvedic medicine for cleaning and detoxifying teeth and gums. It’s very important to note that while oil pulling can have benefits on your oral hygiene, it should never replace your traditional oral care or routine dental visits. (more…)

Can Swimming Cause Damage to Your Teeth?

Friday, June 2nd, 2017
Perfect Smile

Swimming is a popular summer activity, but its common cleaning products can damage your smile!

Swimming is lots of fun and it’s a fantastic way to get exercise in the heat of the

summer months, but what effect does this have on your teeth? Unfortunately, the
chlorine used to keep the water clean can have some pretty negative effects on your
teeth.

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Does Charcoal Toothpaste Really Work?

Monday, April 10th, 2017

Chances are, you’ve seen in lurking in your Facebook news feed, autoplaying in advertisements on Instagram, and maybe even on your friend’s snapchat. It’s the latest trend that’s turning teeth (temporarily) black and some advertising agency’s wallet green. What are we talking about? Charcoal toothpaste! Is charcoal toothpaste actually an effective part of your dental hygiene routine? (more…)

What’s the Difference Between Waxed and Unwaxed Floss?

Friday, February 24th, 2017
Waxed vs Unwaxed Floss

What’s the difference between waxed and unwaxed floss anyway?

We all know that we need to floss, but many people don’t necessarily follow through. Whether or not you realize it, there are two main types of floss on the market—waxed and unwaxed. Each type has its own strengths and weaknesses, so here’s the lowdown on the differences between the two. (more…)

Curb your Bad Breath with Good Hygiene

Friday, August 28th, 2015
Minty Fresh Breath

Halitosis usually comes from foods, tobacco usage, poor dental care, dry mouth, or even underlying health issues.

Bad breath can be a major hindrance to your everyday life. It can ruin a promising date, a solid job interview, or even just an evening with friends. Ok, bad breath might not completely ruin all of those things, but it is a major indication that your mouth is not in the best health. That’s why we’re going to be talking about how you can defeat bad breath using the power of good hygiene. Are you ready to learn more? Well, here we go!

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