Electric toothbrush is simply a toothbrush that uses electric power that makes rapid, automatic bristle motion form side to side or rotates clockwise then anticlockwise. These brushes come in a variety of styles and perform specific functions. Some are designed for sensitive teeth, while others are for preventing gum disease. Nowadays, electric toothbrushes are usually powered by a rechargeable battery.
There are various claims that electric toothbrush performs better than manual brushing in the sense that it reaches regions of the mouth that are difficult to clean, like the molars; it prevents you from over pressurizing the brush and some brands has timers that lets you know that you have evenly clean all 4 sides of the mouth. Electric brushes is designed to make it possible for seniors, anyone who struggles with manual dexterity and people with debilitating conditions like arthritis to achieve an excellent result of brushing their teeth. There are also electric brushes designed for kids who don’t yet have the fine motor skills required to use a manual toothbrush effectively.
If you prefer to use electric toothbrush, make sure that you brush your teeth at least twice a day and floss at least once a day. In addition, schedule regular dental appointments so that your dentist can examine your teeth.Leave a reply →