So you think you know how to brush your teeth? If you brush for at least two minutes, at least twice daily, you’re in good shape. Choose a toothbrush with soft bristles and toothpaste that contains fluoride. Then, place your toothbrush so that it is at a 45-degree angle against your teeth, and brush gently away from your gum line.
Compare your daily dental habits to this video from Colgate. The expert in this video demonstrates proper brushing habits, including which areas to brush first. You’ll also learn how best to clean those hard-to-reach areas and the number one thing you should do after cleaning your teeth.
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