Posts Tagged ‘oral hygeine’

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…)

The Best and Worst Treats for Trick or Treaters

Monday, October 17th, 2016

Try to avoid hard candy when it comes to Halloween treats.

Halloween is every child’s favorite time of the year. Between dressing up and binging on tasty treats, what’s not to love about this spooky holiday? Of course, without proper dental care Halloween can end up being a lesson in painful cavities. Although it’s nearly impossible to completely avoid Halloween candy, that doesn’t mean you can’t take measures to keep teeth healthy. Not all candy is created equal when it comes to dental health, so here’s a look into what treats are better or worse for you than others. (more…)

A Look at Natural Toothpastes

Monday, October 10th, 2016

Natural toothpastes are less likely to contain artificial dyes.

Dental hygiene products have grown considerably over the years, to the point where it is becoming exceedingly difficult to choose the right one. One question many people are wondering is whether they should choose a regular toothpaste or a natural toothpaste. Do they contain different ingredients? Is one more effective at cleaning your teeth and freshening your breath? Here’s a quick look at the differences between natural and regular toothpastes. (more…)

What to Do About Dentures That Don’t Fit

Monday, August 1st, 2016
poor fitted dentures

It’s important to make sure your dentures are fitting perfectly.

Making sure dentures fit properly is a number one priority for anyone who has them. As time goes on, dentures don’t change — but their mouths do. That’s why it’s important to practice proper care for your dentures and schedule regular dental visits. Here’s a few things you should know to keep your dentures, and your smile, in excellent shape. (more…)

5 Easy Ways to Get Kids Excited About Brushing Their Teeth

Tuesday, July 19th, 2016
kids brushing teeth

Make brushing a fun experience you share with your kids.

Parenting can present quite a few challenges. And when it comes to brushing their teeth, kids are not always enthusiastic about doing what they’re told. Nevertheless, proper dental hygiene is a necessary skill for maintaining a beautiful smile and preventing future complications. If you’re struggling to get your kids to brush their teeth on their own, try getting creative with one of these kid-friendly tricks. (more…)