You already know the importance of brushing your teeth and keeping them clean. However, do you clean your toothbrush? You should. It’s an important tool for your oral care routine. So, it’s necessary to keep it free from germs. And your toothbrush can harbor a lot of them. Between the bacteria it picks up from your mouth and what it can accumulate based on where you keep it, your toothbrush needs to be regularly cleaned. 

Not sure what the right technique is? Here’s a helpful video:

Keep in mind though that your toothbrush also needs to be replaced every three to four months. 

Wondering about the impact of your oral care routine on your dental health? Call Sequoia Dental Office today at 559-608-3533 to schedule an appointment, or make one online