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750a Fulham Road, Fulham,
London SW6 5SH

257 New Kings Road, Fulham,
London SW6 4RB

750a Fulham Road, Fulham, London SW6 5SH
257 New Kings Road, Fulham, London, SW6 4RB

4 reasons why your dental health routine matters

On top of regularly paying the dentist a visit, a consistent dental routine is one of the most effective ways to keep your teeth bright, white and healthy. To give you that extra motivation, here are some of the main reasons why a thorough dental health routine matters.

A brighter smile

Who wouldn’t like a brighter smile? Shining white teeth can help you become more proud of your smile and could drastically improve your self-esteem and confidence. Fortunately, getting rid of that yellowing isn’t too difficult when you have a solid dental health routine. On top of keeping up your brushing and flossing, avoiding bad habits such as smoking can make your teeth even brighter. If you’d like to go a little further, our quick easy and long-lasting teeth whitening treatment is perfect for you.

Healthier, long-term teeth

While the aesthetics of your teeth is a big bonus of a dental routine, their physical health is the main reason for sticking with it. Your risk of developing cavities is massively lowered when brushing and flossing consistently, while also removing bits of food and plaque from your teeth. Additionally, more time spent taking care of your teeth will mean you’re more likely to catch the early warning signs of more dangerous diseases, such as oral cancer. This leads to a healthier future for you and your teeth.

Improved gum health

As well as improving the health of your teeth, the gums will also benefit hugely from a consistent dental routine. When brushing make sure to clean your gums as well as your teeth. This will help to lower the risk of gum disease, which can have a big impact on the state of your oral health. We also suggest brushing the tongue as part of your routine to keep all areas of your mouth in tip-top shape.

Being inconsistent can be disruptive

Remember - a dental routine is pretty much useless without some disciplined consistency. Every morning and every evening, brushing your teeth should be a solid part of your routine. If you don’t already (as with the majority of adults in the UK), we advise bringing flossing into your daily routine too. This is because flossing is great for removing plaque from in between your teeth, which can’t be reached by your toothbrush.

Ultimately, a consistent dental health routine is essential if you want your teeth to be at their best. Whether you’re looking for some more advice on a healthy dental routine or just need to book an appointment, get in contact with us today and enhance your overall dental health.

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