Have you recently acquired braces from an orthodontist Liverpool? The path to straighten teeth can be bumpy at the start, but there are ways to make the experience more manageable with a couple of easy lifestyle changes.
Read on to find out what these are!
Be more conscientious about dental hygiene than before
Brushing and flossing are trickier with metal attached to your teeth. Thankfully, mastering cleaning your teeth doesn’t require skill but time, practice, and dedication.
You’ll need to increase how often you brush your pearly whites, from twice a day to after every meal and snack.
Your brushing technique should also change to ensure each tooth is properly cleaned. Follow the steps below to optimise your oral health regime.
- Position your toothbrush on the gum line at a 45-degree angle and start brushing
- Then clean the top of each bracket with the toothbrush angled downwards
- Do the