Making a good first impression is important in a variety of situations. Having a good smile can really help you do so. The problem is that there are so many people who want to make that great first impression, but are unwilling to do what it takes to get there! This article can give you some great advice about dental care.

Use mouthwashes that do not have alcohol in them if you’re over fifty. One of the pitfalls of aging is increased sensitivity in the mouth, which is only made worse by alcohol. The best choice is a mouthwash without alcohol that contains fluoride. Use mouthwash twice a day.

There are foods that can quickly damage your teeth. Stay away from candies and anything with tons of sugar. Excessively hot and cold drinks should be avoided, along with coffee if you would like pearly white teeth. Drinking through a straw …