Antiseptic Mouthwash is Not a Viable Replacement for Flossing

When residual food particles and plaque are not removed between teeth and along the gumline, they can quickly harden into dangerous tartar. This greatly increases your chances of developing problems with tooth decay and gum disease. In recent years, certain antiseptic mouthwash manufacturers have made claims that their products are strong enough to replace dental floss. These claims cannot prove... read more »

Tartar and Your Oral Care

Do you know what tartar is? Where it comes from and how to get rid of it? Let’s take a brief look at this mysterious substance that can inhabit your mouth. If you run your tongue along the back of your teeth, near the gum line, you can feel a sticky, slightly rough coating on your teeth. This is plaque... read more »