Oral Health Care   •   September 25, 2019

FLOSSING: STRING, WATER OR AIR?

In a recent Greeley Dental Care Blog post, we discussed cleaning between your teeth using a jet of water vs. string dental floss. In this discussion, we will compare floss vs. water vs. AIR! Yes…Air! If you compare air flossing vs. water flossing, you’ll find that both of these tools are flossers.  Both clean around and […]

Oral Health Care   •   September 18, 2019

FLOSSING: STRING OR WATER?

In 1962, someone thought that forcing water between your teeth as part of home care might be a good thing. The hope was that pulses of water directed between your teeth would be more likable than using dental floss (which most patients are loath to do daily!) to remove food and plaque buildup. Plaque is a sticky […]