Brushing your teeth with braces may seem like a difficult task, but proper brushing is crucial to ensuring proper treatment and maintaining good oral hygiene while you have braces on your teeth.
In this video, BracesQuestions.com provides tips on how to brush your teeth while having braces. Start by cleaning the outer surfaces of your teeth and braces with a gentle, circular motion. In order to clean the top and bottom of your braces, tilt your brush at a 45 degree angle and continue the same circular motion. It is important to focus on the area between your gums and your braces, as this is easy to miss. Check out this full clip for more tips.
Whether you’re interested in more hygiene tips or if you’re ready for braces, Ortho Express is here to help. Give our Riverside office a call at (951) 263-7662 or visit us online for more details on our orthodontic treatment services.