Let’s be honest, how many of you do not floss at home? Although we keep repeating it over and over again, flossing is very important. Not only to remove food from your teeth but to get rid of plaque that forms between your teeth. Floss is an interdental cleaner which reaches places where the toothbrush can’t go.
Proper dental care includes brushing your teeth after each meal, flossing and using antimicrobial mouthwash. This will help you keep a healthy and beautiful smile.
Dental floss can help you avoid gum disease by removing the plaque between teeth which can cause inflammation and therefore gingivitis. It can also help prevent tatar build up, dental caries, risk of heart disease and complications with diabetes.
To turn flossing into a habit try these creative ways: