Your toothbrush holder is the THIRD MOST GERM FILLED place on your home!!

Your toothbrush holder is the THIRD MOST GERM FILLED place on your home!!

We recommend that you wash your holder WEEKLY!! 🗓️ Your toothbrush holder is the perfect breeding ground for bacteria which is why it is at the top of the list when it comes to germs in your home. Even though are rinsing your toothbrush there will always be run off that drips down to the…

Thanksgiving is not exactly tooth friendly!

Thanksgiving is not exactly tooth friendly!

Thanksgiving (or really any holiday) is not exactly tooth friendly! However, by exercising moderation and good oral hygiene you can help prevent cavities this holiday season! 🦃🦃 Listed below are a few tips for maintaining good oral health over the holiday.. * Avoid sticky desserts and hard candies* Limit your starches* Try to incorporate crunchy…

Child’s Dental Care

Child’s Dental Care

It is so important for the future of your child’s dental care to form a healthy oral routine from a young age! Teaching then the importance of a dental routine and developing good oral hygiene habits will help them greatly. This includes forming a good relationship with the dentist and scheduling regular dental visits. Has…

Halloween Candy

Halloween Candy

The Smile Place would like to remind you to be mindful of all the yummy candies you may be tempted to eat this time of year 🍬🍭🍫 Halloween is on Monday and these are some things to keep in mind when you start going through your candy bags! * Candy that will dissolve quickly is…

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Did you know gum disease has not only been connected to strokes, heart disease, and diabetes but also breast cancer. Studies show that women with gum disease are 11x more likely to be diagnosed with breast cancer. Signs of gum disease are.. * Gums that bleed during or after brushing * Red, swollen or tender…

2 minutes 2x a day

2 minutes 2x a day

2 minutes 2x a day Did you know…that the average person only brushes their teeth for about 45 seconds!It is recommended that you brush your teeth for AT LEAST 2 minutes each time you brush.2 minutes 2x a day45 seconds will not get you an efficient clean.If you are unsure about how long or if…

Wash Your Hands

Wash Your Hands

Did you know..that washing your hands should be part of your oral hygiene routine?! You should wash your hands not only before but also after you brush and floss your teeth. Think about all the things you are touching throughout the day.. * Phone screens * Credit cards * Door knobs * Counter tops *…