How To Take Care Of Your Toothbrush
Think about where you store your toothbrush…
· On your bathroom sink where splashes occur
· In a toothbrush holder or cup that rarely gets cleaned
It's critical that our toothbrushes remain in good condition (and clean) so they can do their jobs of keeping our teeth healthy.
Suggested Cleaning Methods for Your Toothbrush
Placing a toothbrush under a constant flow of water and giving it a good shake is needed to deep clean
Swirl the bristles in antibacterial mouthwash for 30 seconds
Dilute 2 teaspoons of baking soda in a cup of water and soak the toothbrush in the solution
Dilute 1 teaspoon of 3% hydrogen peroxide in 1 cup of water and swirl the toothbrush bristle in solution before brushing
Soak bristles for 15 minutes in vinegar once per week
Dissolve denture cleaning tablets as per instructions in the label and soak the toothbrush in that solution.
Don't soak the toothbrush in mouthwash for longer than 15 minutes and do not rinse with the mouthwash used for cleaning the brush.
Sonic sterilizers- These are germicidal light technology that kills bacteria, to keep your toothbrush safe and clean. The UV lig