02 Jan

Flossing well in London

Healthy Flossing in London
Here’s a thing in London, we all know that if we want to look after our teeth, we brush. But sometimes brushing just doesn’t cut the mustard and doesn’t get right into the places where the little bits of food lurk and then breed bacteria. No, what is required here is a bit more effort and this comes in the form of flossing. Over the past 20 years, dental floss has become an important part of our everyday regime in oral hygiene- though it does take a while to get the hang of. There are many dental flosses around so it can be a little bit of trial and error before you get the one that is right for your teeth, but if you chat with your dentist before buying, you will get there in the end and find out, not only what is best for you, but also how to floss correctly. Once you have got your floss, then you need to wrangle it between both hands and weave it between your teeth and around your gums. This can remove all foodstuffs after eating and ensure that your mouth is free of bacteria. Ignore this in your daily regime though and you will be leaving your mouth vulnerable to an attack from plaque and tartar, which will in the end, destroy both teeth and gums. Learn to floss and learn it well.