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For the minute we spend on our dental cleaning to be fully effective, apart from proper brushing technique we have a toothbrush and toothpaste suitable to our needs. Today, the market specializing in oral health offers a typology of toothpastes to suit our needs and help prevent future disease.
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With Aloe Vera and Fluoride: One of the latest developments in the daily care of the oral cavity is the addition of Aloe Vera plant as is the case VITIS toothpaste (mint flavored apple-mint flavor). This natural element reduce plaque (dental biofilm) on teeth and gums, allowing a thorough cleaning of the teeth and protect sensitive gums. Among the properties that has also known for its anti-inflammatory, moisturizing, healing of small wounds and regenerating tissue. Fluoride acts on the tooth as anticaries and reduces the production of acids that can damage the enamel considerably.
Hygiene is a habit that should be done daily and periodically during all stages of life to prevent future dental problems.
Oral hygiene can and should be done even before the first tooth of milk. In infants, it is advisable to clean the gums with a clean wet gauze before first teeth appear. Once you start to get their first teeth, parents should brush at least twice a day, especially after meals. It is important to note that the toothpaste is often used after three years when the child is ready to spit out excess toothpaste. Oral hygiene in children is also important because, although these parts are temporary, a deficiency in your town can cause the permanent teeth come out crooked or in places not appropriate. It is also necessary that parents take their children to the dentist as soon as possible to accustom them to their comments and become familiar with the dental clinic as they would with general medical examinations.
As for toothpaste, containing fluoride hardens the tooth enamel making it more resistant to decay. To be truly lasting effect, it should not be expelled from the mouth after he had washed his teeth, but should be allowed to act for a while, for example, while combing or shower. But given an initial condition of one of the main materials from which the pasta is done, it is clear that properly should be consulted with a dentist for him to tell us what is the right product according to our needs mouth. The fact, it must be recognized that the dental protection goes hand in hand with the assimilation of the denture products makes contact with them, without neglecting the enormous responsibility to use accessories and a dental mirror, dental floss and mouthwash oral health.
How to choose good toothpaste? For we must recognize that products are fortified with calcium, helps keep the protective layer to keep teeth clean and shiny, and likewise provides that for the toothpaste to accomplish its mission is not to be rich in chlorophyll solutions . Read the rest of this entry »
What are canker sores?
Canker sores are ulcers about 1 to 2 mm in diameter that develop on the buccal mucosa (mouth, tongue, lips, gums). They appear singly or in groups dispersed.
Each ulcer forms a small crater surrounded by a yellowish-red halo.
Canker sores are not dangerous to health but can be very painful. They are not contagious or infectious
What are the causes?
The origin of canker sores is unknown but there are triggers:
* stress and physical fatigue.
* allergy or food sensitivity. The foods most often implicated are spices, acidic foods, citrus, pineapple, dried fruits and special nuts, tomatoes, alcohol, chewing gum, meat, dairy and gluten. Read the rest of this entry »
An easy way to tip the balance on the right side. To take care of his line or lose weight, no need to invest in cutting-hungry costly and dangerous to health. Valuable allies enthroned perhaps in your bathroom. They called to brush and toothpaste!
After lunch, we are always trying to scrounge some food. In clearing the table, doing the dishes, putting away, we gladly snatched a biscuit, a piece of chocolate or some leftover cake so tasty we going to store in the refrigerator. Difficult to resist. The evening is even worse because they sit watching TV while munching on sweets or sipping a soft drink. All those little extras that we grant it, almost without thinking, ultimately weigh heavily in the balance calories. A biscuit too, every day of the year, a kilogram of fat and more at the end of the year. Read the rest of this entry »
The fresh taste of our pleasant mint flavor toothpaste. Unfortunately, the aromas incorporated in toothpastes have nothing natural (except for some organic toothpaste).
This is unfortunate because, in addition to a refreshing taste, the essential oil of peppermint has a real antibacterial and anti-inflammatory that could be harnessed in the care of teeth and gums.
Dental care: the benefits of mint and eucalyptus validated Efficacy of essential oils for dental hygiene
Known long standing aromatologues and aroma therapists, these properties have now been confirmed by a study published in the International Journal of Dental Hygiene. Researchers have tested in vivo and in vitro efficacy of essential oils on oral bio films colonized by Streptococcus pyogenes and Streptococcus mutant’s strains known for their role in the onset of oral problems, dental decay in particular. Read the rest of this entry »
Hygiene in these cases has to be special and rigorous to stop this disease that can lead to loss of our teeth.
Hygiene in these cases has to take care especially since its cause is infection caused by bacterial plaque.
In the case of periodontal disease there, the brush should be placed so that their filaments form an angle of about 45 degrees to the tooth surface supported between the gum and tooth, in which space (sulcus) be made lightly. Read the rest of this entry »
Dental hygiene will enable us to prevent gum disease and largely prevent tooth decay. But dental hygiene should be performed in the manner and with the right tools. Furthermore, it must devote the proper time to be effective.
How can we remove the plaque?
The daily plaque removal must be done following a series of steps:
* Cleaning the tongue. In the language accumulate large numbers of bacteria so that their cleaning is necessary to maintain oral health. To clean we can rub it gently forward using your toothbrush or use a tongue cleaner.
* Cleaning of the spaces between teeth. The cleaning of the spaces between the teeth (interdentally space) is different depending on the situation. If there is little space between the teeth (it’s the ideal situation) is used dental floss. If between the teeth enough space (for loss or tooth movement), use a special brush called interproximal brush. Read the rest of this entry »
The hygiene of the teeth is very important that our kids are toddlers. We must be alert and know how to proceed both in hygiene and in their dental education from the beginning.
Before the eruption of teeth, jaws rims clean with gauze or a clean soft cloth wrapped around his forefinger. This practice can continue until the appearance of the first four teeth. Finger cots may then be made with latex or small brushes for children.
The best place for the hygiene of the mouth is the place where diapers are changed typically after the bath to incorporate hygiene of the mouth to the rest of the body.
From 9 to 12 months and eight anterior teeth erupted and as the dentition is complete chewing cycle stabilizes. When the upper and lower teeth touch, the muscles of the jaws begin to learn new roles, the first movements are irregular as those seen during the first etadio of any motor skill. Oral hygiene from little ones. Read the rest of this entry »