Check out today’s infographic to see if your fun in the sun may be putting your smile at risk.
During the summer months, maintain good oral health by drinking plenty of water to stay hydrated and rinse away bacteria. Limit sugary snacks and acidic drinks to reduce the risk of tooth decay.
Remember to brush your teeth twice a day, floss daily, and consider using a mouthwash. You can also protect your teeth from excessive sun exposure by wearing a wide-brimmed hat.
These are just a few tips that may help you avoid the unique risks that the summer season can pose for your smile. You should also remember to visit us for routine dental cleanings and exams!