The 'How Not to Brush Your Teeth' Chart Teaches What Not to Do

 - May 14, 2013
References: dailyinfographic
The 'How Not to Brush Your Teeth' infographic outlines the reasons why people commonly tend to clean their teeth the wrong way, and the resulting negative impact that improper tooth brushing can have on their health.

Engaging in proper dental hygiene is something that most people attempt to stay on top of, but whether or not their morning dental routines are doing any good is something most people are unaware of. This chart outlines such things as how brushing too little can cause a build up of bacteria in your mouth, while brushing too often can also be harmful because it can irritate your gums and cause infection. This insightful infographic also serves to set the record straight when it comes to certain dental myths concerning brushing your teeth at a certain angle and whether flossing after you brush is actually beneficial or not.