NEW VIDEO: "Placing Toothpaste on your teeth and not your toothbrush"

It's important to use a toothpaste with the right concentration of fluoride. Check the packaging to find out how much fluoride each brand contains. Dr. Kohler says in his video, he recommends Sensodyne Repair and Protect for the stannous fluoride it has as the active ingredient. What is stannous fluoride and why is it the best? Check out this video from another dental expert who gives great insight into toothpaste science!!

Fluoride serves not only as a threat to bacteria in the mouth but it also reinforces the enamel protecting your teeth. Plaque is a film of bacteria that coats your teeth if you don't brush them properly. It contributes to gum disease and tooth decay.

Make sure you brush every surface of all your teeth. It is really important for that toothpaste to hit every individual tooth. When the toothpaste foams up and grows in volume as you brush your teeth, it’s not cleaning as much as you think! What you’re getting in that foam is a diluted toothpaste, water, air, and saliva mixture. So, applying the toothpaste directly to every tooth in your mouth ensures that you don’t miss a spot. When it is well-applied, a pea-sized amount of toothpaste can go a long way in maintaining your oral health alongside visiting your dentist regularly.

 Use the Right Tools Well

Let’s break down that phrase into its two parts: Right Tools and Well. Between acids in our foods, teeth grinding, even the abrasive properties of toothpaste itself, there is no reason for you to use a hard-bristle toothbrush. In fact a soft bristle toothbrush is best.

Sometimes that plaque along the edges really does need to get loosened up, that’s where a rubber scaler could be extremely crucial to your oral hygiene routine. MOTSY light is the perfect pack for you, because in the Personal Oral Hygiene Pack, you get all the tools you need for cleaning and strengthening your teeth and gums. MOTSY light is an easy to use at home dental cleaning kit.

If you are looking for the perfect oral hygiene pack look no further, whether you need a good dental tool for stubborn plaque removal or the best toothbrush for braces, MOTSY Light can be the right Oral Hygiene System for you. Check out our other products to see which tools might be right for you, or our other resources to get more tips for how you can up your oral health game!

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The rotating rubber scaler is firm enough to remove highly organized plaque behind lower front teeth. The scaler can be rotated to go between the back teeth to remove plaque and double check how well the teeth have been cleaned.

Craig S. Kohler DDS, MBA Master in the Academy of General Dentistry

The double LED light handle allows the attachments to work together. The light enables vision of where the rubber scaler is loosening the plaque, while the handle can be flipped to use the brush on the loosened plaque. The light on the 5x mirror shows the plaque and stain behind the front teeth. Flip the handle to brush those areas and then flip the handle again to confirm with the 5x mirror that the stain and plaque are gone.

Craig S. Kohler DDS, MBA Master in the Academy of General Dentistry

The 5x mirror will allow people to see new places in their mouth and check to see that the plaque and stain are gone.

Craig S. Kohler DDS, MBA Master in the Academy of General Dentistry

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