Since we’re in the habit of sharing good habits with both adults and children, this one is for both of you – why not nip a bad habit in the bud, right? Chances are, the way you brush your teeth today is the way you brushed as a child: fast, slow, a little water, lots of water, mouth closed, mouth open – and so on. There are a ton of variations to good brushing, and unless you’re the child of a dentist or dental hygienist, you likely picked up a … [Read more...] about 6 Brushing Habits You Can Safely Drop
Did you know there is a toothpaste that helps you see plaque when brushing? Plaque HD Toothpaste is helpful for those with braces and to help kids develop great brushing habits. WHAT IS PLAQUE HD? Plaque HD toothpaste uses Targetol Technology to highlight the plaque on teeth in a vibrant green. Being able to see their plaque means your patients will always know where to spend a little extra time brushing. You can rest assured that they are … [Read more...] about Did you know there is a toothpaste that helps you see plaque when brushing?
The lifting of the mask mandate does not impact medical facilities, including dental. The Board of Dentistry and the CDC Dental Guidelines remain unchanged. Please continue to wear your mask to your dental appointments until further notice. Thank you for your cooperation. … [Read more...] about Mask Mandate Update for Dental Facilities
Opalescence Whitening Toothpaste is an easy and effective way to maintain a bright, white smile. This professional whitening toothpaste not only removes surface stains, but also helps strengthen the teeth with its unique formula. It is safe for everyday use, provides enamel protection and aids in caries prevention, effectively removes surface stains, and has a superior fluoride release and uptake. This toothpaste is a great way for your patients … [Read more...] about Whitening Toothpaste
To pacify or not to pacify, that is the question! If you’re a parent, or currently expecting, you’ve probably heard every possible recommendation and condemnation you’ve ever wanted to hear regarding pacifier use. What is a dedicated, thoughtful parent to do? Well, we’re here to help. And, it’s not as cut and dry as you think. In fact, we’re pretty sure you may just be surprised by our second biggest “pro.” The Biggest Pros It’s a … [Read more...] about Baby Pacifiers – A Quick Look at the Pros and Cons
We all know toothpaste and orange juice don’t play well together. But why exactly? If you’ve ever wondered why your taste buds stand up in shock each time you down that tall glass of OJ having forgotten you just brushed, we’re here to help solve the mystery. So, let’s get down to it! How Taste Happens Believe it or not, science is still in the discovery phase of understanding exactly how taste works. After all, it’s a complicated and individual … [Read more...] about Why Does Orange Juice Taste So Bad After Brushing?