For the safety of oral care used toothbrushes

For the safety of oral care used toothbrushes, paste, powder, elixir, toothpicks and dental floss.

Toothbrush used to remove food and dental plaque from all surfaces of teeth and interdental spaces. Toothbrush handles, and consists of heads (working part), which fixed beams synthetic or natural bristle.
Efficiency of toothbrush is governed of individual selection, by its rigidity of form and size of the working parts.
There are 5 degrees of rigidity toothbrush:
very hard (# 1);
rigid (# 2);
average stiffness (# 3);
soft (# 4);
very soft (# 5).

Choice of toothbrush depends on the patient's age, condition of teeth and gums. Children's toothbrushes are usually made of very soft or soft fibers. Depilatories the same degree of rigidity should be used for patients with diseases parodontium. Hard and very hard brushes can only recommend people with healthy gums us, but with incorrect use, they can traumatize the gums and lead to abrasion of hard tooth tissues.


Dental floss is an effective hygiene products for cleaning contact surfaces of teeth. They are made from them fibers (nylon, wax and silk) may be round or flat shape. Flat waxed thread and more convenient, because it fetches and covers a large surface of the tooth. Sometimes threads used special holders. Abroad producing sutures impregnated fluoride and other medical preventive their means. For cleaning interdental spaces string length of 30-40 cm cheat on average fingers and pull the right thumb and left hand. In such a position to impose its interdental gap, pushing to approximal tooth surface, then perform the movements in the 6-7 forward-backward or up and down ¬ it direction. Then the same procedure repeated with other interdental spaces. Duration of treatment is about 3 minutes. Do not move a thread with a great effort not to damage the gums
Yarns, packed with 2% solution of sodium fluoride is also a needed for the prevention of caries contact surfaces.
Children can use floss approximately from 9-10 years old.


Toothpicks used for additional cleaning interdental spaces and side surfaces of the teeth. They are efficient in processing large interdental spaces. Often used with plastic toothpicks. In shape the working parts they can be flat, triangular or round. Toothpick place at an angle of 45 ° to the tooth taking working part in gingival groove, move it, pushing to the surface of the tooth, the interdental space to the contact point.


Tooth paste with a common means of oral care. They include the structure abrasive filler (chemically settled chalk, distal phosphate, aluminum silicate, etc..) Binding component - hydroyuloyid (gliperol; sodium salt; alginate sodium, etc.). Surfactants (oil, sodium lauryl, etc..) antiseptics and deodorized substance.
In addition, the feed can be introduced medical preventive additives: salt, extracts of herbs, trace elements, enzymes.
Depending on whether such additives in the feed, they are divided into two major groups: health, which are intended only for cleared teeth and oral cavity from food and dental plaque and for oral, prevention and treatment, that as additional components are biologically active means.


Support Cosmetic mouth in the form of liquid. They are water or alcohol solutions, which add different substances: vitamins, antiseptics and others. They have refreshing effect on the oral cavity. They are used usually for rinsing after brushing your teeth, and after eating to remove its residue.

{backbutton}