Are You Using Mouthwash?

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Mouthwash is a good tool in any oral-health enthusiast’s tool bag. It can help you keep your oral cavity clean and your breath fresh, and it’s really not that intricate to use.

Mouthwash’s primary benefit is its removal of plaque and debris from your oral cavity. The liquid substances composing mouthwash contain antibacterial compounds that wash out your oral cavity, and the swishing action you do while rinsing with mouthwash pushes out leftover food debris from the spaces between your chompers, where bacterial acids like to make cavities.

To use mouthwash, simply pour the instructed quantity (as seen on the container) and swish it in your mouth for about half of a minute. Once you’ve swished it around for 30 seconds or more, spit it out into the sink and don’t consume anything for about half-an-hour. And while the main purpose of mouthwash is to strengthen and defend your chompers and gums, your friends won’t mind the delightfully fresh breath you’ll have as a result of use!

We’d love to share more about what mouthwash can do, including all about how it helps to avoid gum disease. To talk to our Houston, Texas, Clearpoint Dentistry team now, get in contact with us at 281-487-2400. Dr. Lupy D. Gonzalez and the team here will be happy to answer whatever questions we can for you.