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Temptations of sugary treats and delicious spices have begun to fill the air. With so much to look forward to this holiday season, it may be easy to forget the dangers your smile may be in, if not properly prepared for this holiday season.

That is why our team is here to provide you with four products that are a must have in your home. These products include:

-Toothbrush: It’s usually best to choose a soft-bristled toothbrush. Many people always wonder if a manual toothbrush is better than an electric one, and the truth is it’s all a matter of personal preference. The important thing to remember is to always have a toothbrush for your teeth.

-Toothpaste: There are dozens of different kinds of toothpaste depending on your personal needs. If you have sensitive issues, then there are options. Either way, a cavity-fighting toothpaste is always best when it comes to keeping cavities out of your smile.

-Floss: Flossing is often a missed step in oral hygiene, yet vital to oral health. Floss keeps food particles and sticky sugary substances from latching on to your gums deep within the gum line and between your teeth. Waxed floss is usually easier for people to use than unwaxed floss, however, either kind of floss will help keep your smile healthy.

-Mouthwash: This clears all remaining bacteria from your teeth, gums, and tongue. They also have powerful abilities to help fight off cavities and polish off your smile leaving a beautiful and fresh smile behind.

Don’t be frightened this holiday season, embrace it with these products, which can help protect your smile from frightening cavities or gum disease. If you would like more information on how to protect your smile this season, please call us at 269-375-0800, or come in for a dental cleaning. We are always happy to address any questions or concerns you have pertaining to your oral care.