Maintain dental health habits from the first tooth.
It is important to make sure your kids adopt a proper brushing routine.
Brushing too often wears away tooth enamel and irritates the gums, making them more prone to infection and inflammation.
It is important to make sure your kids adopt up-and-down circular strokes on the tooth and gumline.
You can also use a timer to countdown a 2-minute brushing.
Start flossing your kids’ teeth at the age of 4, and teach them the proper methods for flossing.
Colourful toothbrushes, animal-shaped floss holders and other fun accessories make brushing interesting and enjoyable. The taste of the toothpaste also matters.
A daily dental chart and a reward system can motivate and encourage your kids to brush and floss every day.
Let your kids keep a habit of brushing teeth