How to floss your teeth
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Flossing is extremely significant for oral health. Flossing provides cleaning of the areas of where a toothbrush cannot reach. This presentation provides the information about how to floss your teeth.

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How to Floss Your Teeth

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How to Floss Your Teeth?

To keep good oral health over time, daily brushing is not plenty. Along with brushing, flossing is essential.


Floss Your Teeth

  • Quick tooth brushing in the morning and evening is not enough for good oral health.

  • For good oral health dentist advice for flossing.

  • Flossing is the main resistance against periodontal disease.

  • You should floss at least once a day.


Benefits of Flossing

  • Flossing can help to prevent the gum disease.

  • Flossing with tooth brushing minimizes gingivitis.

  • From the spaces between your teeth, dental floss remove food debris and plaque.

  • Flossing prevents tooth decay and bad breath.


How to Floss?

  • Take an 18- to 24-inch length of floss, and wrap most of it close to the index finger of one hand. Later, wrap all but about 4 inches around the index finger of the other hand.

  • Gripping the floss between the quarter round and bent forefinger, slowly work the floss between two teeth with a gentle sawing motion.


  • Gently scrape the floss around the tooth, moving up into the gum line until you encounter opposition. Work consistently in a C shape around each tooth.

  • Using your fingers like spools, unwrap a fresh section of floss from the hand with unused floss, and spin the used portion onto the other finger. Go on to the adjacent place.

  • Carry on all the room round your mouth, practicing the same technique.


  • Watch video here and practice flossing at home

    How to Floss Your Teeth


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