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Are You Making Any of These Toothbrushing Mistakes?

Brushing your teeth is an extremely important and necessary part of keeping your teeth healthy. You might think you’re doing a good job brushing your teeth regularly, but there’s actually a good chance you might be making a few mistakes. To help you get better at effectively brushing your teeth, we’re sharing a few common toothbrushing mistakes that exist. We originally came across this informative list of ten common toothbrushing mistakes on Here are the first 5 mistakes on the list:

Toothbrushing Mistake No. 1: Not Using the Right Toothbrush

Toothbrushing Mistake No. 2: Not Picking the Right Bristle

Toothbrushing Mistake No. 3: Not Brushing Often Enough or Long Enough

Toothbrushing Mistake No. 4: Brushing Too Often or Too Hard

Toothbrushing Mistake No. 5: Not Brushing Correctly

To see the other 5 common toothbrushing mistakes from this WebMD list, and to learn more about each of the mistakes on the list, click here.