Why is flossing so important for your daily oral hygiene routine?
According to the American Dental Association flossing is an essential part of taking care of your teeth and gums. Interdental cleaners such as floss removes plaque and debris from the spaces in between your teeth where your toothbrush can’t reach. Plaque contains more than 500 different species of bacteria, some are good and some are bad for our mouth. The bad bacteria, however, can in combination with food debris, water and other elements cause bad breath and diseases in teeth and gums. Plaque, if not removed from your teeth through brushing and flossing, ...