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Hate flossing? These things will change your mind

Posted on 3/7/2022 by Amir Hosseini, DDS
Hate flossing? These things will change your mindA great number of individuals hate flossing of their teeth, they will even be asked by the dental hygienist if they are flossing and they will say yes even when they are not. Flossing is important to the teeth and will keep you safe from dental plaque and tartar formation. The dental hygienist will remove plaque and tartar that may have formed during cleanings but you need to ensure that you brush and floss the teeth.

What it does

Flossing is good for the teeth and it makes you stay away from oral health issues. People hate brushing and flossing because it causes inflammation to the gums. You will experience pain in the gums because maybe you have gum disease that has not been detected yet. When you notice that the gums swell, become sore, and even bleed seek immediate dental assistance for the process of flossing will be painful.

Prevent gingivitis

Gingivitis is a mild form of gum disease, the gums become infected and they are swollen, bleed, and even bleed after brushing and flossing. Healthy gums will not bleed or even feel pain when you floss or brush your teeth. Flossing regularly is essential for it makes the plaque and tartar to be eliminated. This is from the remains of food particles in the mouth. If they are not washed away and removed by brushing and flossing then they cause you to have health issues. They will lead to cavities, tooth decay and can lead to gingivitis which can advance to periodontal gum disease.

Change appearance

Flossing is good for the general appearance. This is because flossing allows you to have a whiter, brighter, and more confident smile. Flossing makes you feel much better when in public since you will have the confidence of a fresh look. The bad breath will also be taken away by flossing of the teeth.

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