A bright smile reflects a child’s developing self-esteem and the promise of a healthy, successful school year. Pledge to promote bright smiles — for picture day and every day — for the chance to win 500 sets of toothbrushes and toothpaste for an elementary school in your community:
Brush with fluoride toothpaste 2X a day, especially after breakfast and before bedtime.
Limit sweet & sticky snacks to avoid plaque attacks.
Visit a dental professional regularly.
Once teeth are touching, floss your child’s teeth once a day to remove plaque.
Looking for easy ways to teach kids how to care for their smiles? Check out our Bright Smiles Bright Futures™ educational materials, great for teaching children the basics of oral health care at any age.