- 1 How can I hide my electric toothbrush?
- 2 Where should I store my electric toothbrush?
- 3 How do you decorate an electric toothbrush?
- 4 What can I put on my electric toothbrush?
- 5 How can I hide my bathroom cords?
- 6 Is it bad to keep your toothbrush in the bathroom?
- 7 Should you cover your toothbrush in the bathroom?
- 8 Is it bad to keep your toothbrush in the shower?
- 9 How do I organize my toothbrush?
- 10 Can electric toothbrushes damage teeth?
- 11 Do I need to floss if I use an electric toothbrush?
- 12 How often are you supposed to brush your teeth?
How can I hide my electric toothbrush?
Hide an electric toothbrush. Find a great box that has a latch so it closes, cut a hole in the back so you can use the outlet and hang. Less clutter on the counter and it looks better too.
Where should I store my electric toothbrush?
Let your brush heads air dry in an upright position.
- Avoid placing your brush in a cabinet or other closed container where air circulation is reduced. Your brush will remain moist for longer and may grow more bacteria.
- Store brush heads on countertops, near the sink, or on the wall in holder pockets.
How do you decorate an electric toothbrush?
Your child can use stickers and markers to decorate the toothbrush to reflect their interests and personality. Your child can use sparkles, glue, or felt to decorate the base of the toothbrush. Make sure the materials do not get anywhere close to the mouth so your child does not accidentally ingest the material.
What can I put on my electric toothbrush?
To use a rechargeable electric toothbrush, just place toothpaste on the brush head and hold the brush at a 45-degree angle, just as you would a manual toothbrush. Then turn on the rechargeable electric and move the brush from tooth to tooth.
How can I hide my bathroom cords?
How to Hide Cords in the Bathroom
- Purchase a wall-mounted or countertop bathroom organizer with its own concealed power strip.
- Buy a cable/ cord organizer that wraps around the various cords.
- Put a power strip a vanity drawer, and tuck the cords into the drawer when not in use.
Is it bad to keep your toothbrush in the bathroom?
With that said, it’s best not to keep your toothbrush really close to your toilet. The closer it gets to your toilet, the more likely it’ll get spritzed with that plume. While that’s not a pleasant idea, it’s no big deal when it comes to your health, according to the American Dental Association (ADA).
Should you cover your toothbrush in the bathroom?
The American Dental Association recommends rinsing toothbrushes with tap water after use and air drying. Covering brushes contains moisture, which could harbor more bacteria. The best way to prevent toilet water from splashing your toothbrush? Close the lid before you flush, Wahrman said.
Is it bad to keep your toothbrush in the shower?
The American Dental Association says there isn’t any harm in shower brushing, as long as it gets done twice a day and that the toothbrush doesn’t stay in there.
How do I organize my toothbrush?
Even more importantly, the ADA recommends storing your toothbrush out in the open (as opposed to placing it in a cabinet) so it can be exposed to air and sunlight so that it dries naturally before it’s used again that night or the next morning.
Can electric toothbrushes damage teeth?
Used properly, an electric toothbrush should not hurt your gums or enamel but instead promote overall oral health. Many people are guilty of brushing too hard, which can, over time, cause irreversible damage to tooth enamel and can cause receding gums, which is also irreversible.
Do I need to floss if I use an electric toothbrush?
For example, some people may still prefer to use a manual toothbrush, although evidence now shows that rechargeable electric toothbrushes (not battery operated brushes) are more effective at removing plaque. Flossing is now in the same realm as manual toothbrushes. This is not to say floss doesn’t have a role to play.
How often are you supposed to brush your teeth?
Answer From Thomas J. Salinas, D.D.S. The American Dental Association recommends brushing your teeth twice a day with fluoride toothpaste for two minutes each time. When you brush your teeth, you help remove food and plaque — a sticky white film that forms on your teeth and contains bacteria.