Oceans Dental Group
3 Pine Cone Drive, Suite 108, Palm Coast, FL 32137
You always remember to clean your teeth, but are you also cleaning your tongue? Surprisingly, your tongue can collect bacteria that can lead to different dental problems. The easiest way to keep your tongue clean is with the process called tongue scraping, so learn how this simple habit can really help your dental hygiene. Why Should I Scrape My Tongue? Believe it or not, bacteria collects on tongue the same way it builds up on your teeth. Since it can cause major dental issues, dentists recommend cleaning your tongue whenever you clean your teeth. With consistent tongue scraping, you can experience all of these benefits:
What Tools Should I Use for Tongue Scraping? Tongue scraping may sound scary, but you’re just gently wiping away the bacteria that are covering the tongue. It’s is a very simple process that can be done with the following two tools:
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