Got Dental Floss? Here's How to Do It Properly
At our Amherst, NH practice, dentist Dr. Kenneth G. Edwards frequently hears from patients that they do not take the time to floss their teeth. Others who floss once in a while often do a haphazard job, not understanding the proper flossing technique.
Because flossing is such an important part of home care—after all, your toothbrush cannot reach all the nooks and crannies that are between your teeth and gums—let’s take some time go over proper flossing technique.
What Type of Floss Should I Use?
There are myriad different flosses available, and the type of floss you should use is up to you. If you like flavored, use flavored. If you like waxed, ...