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Have you ever wished to perfect your flossing skills? Even though it is a chore you should be doing every day, it is often not done correctly or in a well-organized manner. The products used for flossing can play a role in the efficiency of the treatment as well.

Create an improved oral health identity with dental floss. If your oral health care requires dental floss, remember the following:

– Usually, the best type of floss is one durable enough to clean between all of your teeth each session without tearing. Look for shred resistant floss such as single filament thread.

– To help avoid spreading any plaque around your mouth, use a strand at least 18 inches long so you never have to use the same part of the strand between more than one tooth.

– Focus on using dental floss that has the ADA’s Seal of Acceptance or a floss that has been recommended by your dentist.

– A typical flossing session should last between 2 to 3 minutes each time, with every single tooth being cleaned between, including the back row.

If you would like to set up an appointment to discuss your possible dental floss treatment with Dr. Jayson C. Haws and our team at Haws Family Dentistry, please call 435-734-9144 to set up a visit to our dentist office in Brigham City, Utah. We look forward to helping you soon!