Dent-O-Care Extra Wide Flossing Tape 100m
- Extra wide filament lightly waxed
- Designed to 'splay' when in contact with the tooth
- Shred resistant
- Easy to insert so you can reach even the tightest spots
- Comfortable to handle
A lightly waxed nylon floss comprising of extra wide filaments that splay on contact with the tooth, making cleaning under the gingiva easier and more effective. With the use of a toothbrush it is possible to clean only visible parts of the tooth and to a limited extent some of the area between the teeth.
This however only constitutes about 70% of the total area of the tooth. In order to clean the remaining 30% it is necessary to use floss or interdental brushes to clean below the gum line. Like any discipline flossing takes practice, so don't give up at the first attempt.
Dent-O-Care Extra Wide Flossing Tape 100m suitable for those who struggle or have limited dexterity we would recommend a holder which is particularly useful for flossing the back teeth.