Dental patients in San Diego who are diligent about their oral health often don’t know what sort of toothbrush to buy and why it matters. They simply buy what they think looks fine for their teeth, use it, and then throw it away when it’s already worn out. But the type of toothbrush does matter when it comes to maintaining oral health.
Nylon is the material used for modern toothbrush bristles, though in the past, bristles were made of animal furs or feathers. Nowadays, dentists urge their patients to use toothbrushes with soft bristles. This surprises some patients who believe that firmer bristles can clean better. The truth is that toothbrushes with firm bristles risk injuring the soft tissues in the oral cavity, especially the gums. Read more from this blog. http://bit.ly/2h0aUIf