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Wondering if it's better to floss before or after brushing your teeth?

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Dr. Stephen Gordon
Dentistry
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In brief: I prefer - Before

When you floss, you are loosening debris from between the teeth, that you will then brush and finally rinse away.

In brief: I prefer - Before

When you floss, you are loosening debris from between the teeth, that you will then brush and finally rinse away.
Dr. Stephen Gordon
Dr. Stephen Gordon
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Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management

In brief: Not much differance

Either way is acceptable as long as you do a thorough job.
Flossing first has a small advantage. The American Dental Association recommends brushing twice a day and cleaning between teeth with floss once a day.

In brief: Not much differance

Either way is acceptable as long as you do a thorough job.
Flossing first has a small advantage. The American Dental Association recommends brushing twice a day and cleaning between teeth with floss once a day.
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin
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