Having constant bad breath, or halitosis, is an embarrassing experience for anyone, especially with the holidays, fun parties, and social settings are coming so quickly. As a result, having bad breath can leave you feeling nervous or self-conscious.
This holiday season, our staff here at Cynthia L. Skigen D.M.D. P.A. in Jacksonville, Florida, wants you to enjoy the holidays season by overcoming your halitosis. That is why our staff is here ready to provide you with the information you need to fight this condition, so you can enjoy the holiday festivities feeling confident and proud.
Halitosis is caused by a number of reasons. These reasons include:
· Dry mouth
· Gum disease
· Tobacco use
· Some medical conditions
With a wide range of causes, it may be difficult to pinpoint the specific trigger which is causing your bad breath. Yet, the good news is there are many ways you can treat halitosis, and reverse this nasty bad breath experience. These ways include:
· Brushing and flossing regularly
· Using mouthwash regularly
· Making sure to care and brush your tongue
· Sugar-free gum to keep saliva producing
· Stopping tobacco use
· Receiving your dental cleaning visits at least twice a year
If you have any questions about your halitosis, or would like to come in for a dental cleaning, please call us today at 904-281-9988 and set up an appointment. We are happy to help you with any oral questions or concerns you have pertaining to your oral care. So don’t scare your friends and family away this holiday season, enjoy your social life by getting rid of your bad breath today!