Flossing The Whole Family Can Enjoy

What’s that you say? Your family isn’t too into flossing these days? Don’t let yourself feel like you’re the only one with this dilemma. It can be hard enough to get yourself on track with dental hygiene, not to mention a spouse and kids! The good news is that we are always here to help your family get their dental care headed in a fantastic direction. For help with this particular area of concern, we are full of tips that can make all the difference in the world.

Try New Kinds Together

Flossing may have become a problem in your household just because of something as simple as a problem with flavor or even texture. When you’re open to ensuring everyone enjoys the products they use and that they’re comfortable, it will make success as a family with dental hygiene much easier.

Check In On Everyone’s Habits

Ask your spouse and your children about why they’re not feeling too good about flossing these days during dental hygiene. You may find out that it’s painful, that it’s presenting some challenges, or that a family member just isn’t sure about how much floss to use. When you troubleshoot specifics rather than leaving it up to the general, “I don’t like flossing!” sentiment, you can often quickly get everyone on board.

Remind Family Members To Talk With Us

Do you feel like no matter your approach with your tween or teen, your child is simply never going to believe you really know what you’re talking about? No worries. Bring up flossing during your child’s next visit (or give us a heads up) and we will make sure to cover the basics of dental hygiene with your son or daughter.

Gain Our Help For Better Flossing

If you’re having trouble getting the whole family on board for effective flossing, simply let us know and we will be happy to be of assistance. To schedule a visit for in Lake Orion, MI, call Lake Orion Family Dentistry today at 248-693-6213.