when the teeth
Most parents do not even think about when to teach their child to brush their teeth. And they begin to acquaint the child with a brush almost from 3-4 years old, counting. That special teeth are not needed for milk teeth – they will fall out soon anyway … But any dentist will refute this myth. Care for the baby’s teeth is necessary from the moment they appear, i.e. from the moment of their appearance, and this is from about 6-8 months.
The first teeth should be cleaned with a special terry or silicone fingertip (in children’s stores they are not a problem), if it is not at hand, then a cotton wool wound on your finger will come down. Small teeth are cleaned naturally without paste, as this is enough to remove plaque. When your baby has more teeth, it is worth considering the purchase of a toothbrush. In specialized children’s stores or pharmacies, as a rule, a large selection of baby brushes, starting from any age – from one, two, three years, etc. How to choose the right brush for your baby? Continue reading
How to prepare a child for a dentist, for dental treatment? Parents are usually worried about how the child will react to this procedure, whether it injures him. This is a very important event. After all, everyone wants the child to postpone the visit to the dentist as calmly as possible.
Initially, the child has no fear of the dentist. Therefore, do not scare the child with horrible stories about dentists. The same applies to parental behavior. If parents are worried, worried, afraid, then the child will begin to panic, seeing such a reaction from their parents. So the sympathetic glances and comforts that it will not hurt are not helpers here. After all, a child can realize that if his parents are so worried about him, then something bad is waiting for him, something that should be feared, avoided. Continue reading