It is important to maintain the hygiene of your teeth even when you have braces. These are the main steps many people forget in cleaning their braces as well as their teeth. Cleaning your teeth thoroughly 3 times a week is able to prevent staining, plaque build in the teeth, as well as tooth decay.
When you are ready to brush your teeth, remove any rubber bands from your braces. Making use of an electric brush designed for people with braces is possible, however you can also use normal tooth brushes with shorter bristles around the middle, which wrap around braces for a greater clean.
Make sure to clean your teeth with regular whitening toothpaste. Make the form of a circular motion. Be sure you get the inner surface of your teeth, which is a commonly missed area. Although flossing is essential whether you wear braces or not, it is important to have to make sure you’re able to get the brackets.
Make sure to rinse your mouth clean using an antibacterial mouth wash after you’ve completed flossing and cleaning. You can use braces wax for relief from any pain or discomfort caused by the brackets’ rubbing on the delicate and delicate skin of your mouth. A braces cleaner is available, and will provide a deeper cleanse, but it’s not essential.