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Water Flossers vs Floss Picks: What Is the Best Floss for Braces?

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Food debris can often get between your teeth. Most of the time, you’ll find that brushing isn’t enough.  Fortunately, flossing can get to those hard-to-reach places, helping protect your teeth from cavities, gum disease and plaque. Dental health experts are one in saying that flossing is a vital “oral hygiene practice.” But it can sometimes […]

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All About Power Chain Braces: Top 4 Helpful Care and Maintenance Tips

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Many people need power chain braces to enhance the appearance of their smiles. According to the American Association of Orthodontics (AAO), an estimated 75% of people benefit from orthodontic treatments to improve the alignment of their teeth and jaw. And to clean and maintain chain braces, people need to use quality toothbrushes from trusted brands, […]

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“Do Root Canals Hurt?”: What to Expect After a Root Canal and How to Deal With Tooth Sensitivity

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According to the American Association of Orthodontics, more than 15 million people undergo root canals in the United States. Despite its growing prevalence, many people still aren’t sure what to expect during and after getting a root canal. If you’re reading this, you may be getting ready to undergo a root canal. You may be […]

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Things You Need to Know About Using a Water Jet Flosser: What Is It and Is It Good for Your Teeth?

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Brushing alone is not enough to keep your dental health in good shape. You need to clean the tight spaces between your teeth. Do it either with dental floss or another device that provides a deep clean but is also easier to use, such as the PRO-SYS water jet flosser. If this is the first […]

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Brushing With Braces: How to Use an Orthodontic Toothbrush to Keep Your Teeth Clean and Healthy

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Braces are the most common orthodontic appliance. Still, many people use regular toothbrushes to clean them. What’s even surprising is that a lot don’t know the proper way of brushing their teeth when wearing braces. Thankfully, PRO-SYS is here to help shed some light on this topic!  We’ll show you the proper techniques for brushing […]

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All About Fluoride Deficiency: Signs, Prevention, and Fluoride Treatment

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Fluoride is a naturally occurring mineral necessary for the healthy formation of bones and teeth. However, our bodies don’t always take in sufficient amounts of fluoride, which causes fluoride deficiency.  The condition can affect your overall oral health and make your teeth more prone to cavities and decay. The good news is that you can […]

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Hard, Medium, or Soft Toothbrush: Which One Is Best for Your Oral Health Needs?

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Toothbrushes are essential to our daily oral health routine. That’s common knowledge. However, did you know that the type of toothbrush you use, whether a soft toothbrush or a hard one, also plays a role in the success of your oral care? If you’re unsure about which type of toothbrush is best for you, don’t […]

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What You Need to Know About Receding Gums: Signs, Causes, and Preventions

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Are your gums shrinking, red, or swollen? Is brushing or flossing painful? These may be signs that you have receding gums. In this helpful guide, we’ll tackle the basics that you need to know about gum recession, from its symptoms and causes to its effects and preventions. At PRO-SYS, we are committed to helping you […]

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DIY Tongue Scraper vs. Professionally Made Tongue Scraper: Which Is More Effective?

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Are you aware that you also need to clean your tongue besides brushing? This reason is why the minds behind PRO-SYS created their tongue scraper. However, some people believe that creating a DIY tongue scraper is enough to get the job done. This article will discuss the importance of cleaning your tongue and compare the […]

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Your Guide to Tooth Extraction Aftercare: Top 7 Must-Know Do’s and Don’ts After Having a Tooth Pulled

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Adult teeth are permanent. However, there are plenty of reasons to undergo a tooth extraction. A dentist may recommend removing a tooth to avoid the risk of infection or to align a patient’s teeth properly. No matter your reason for having a tooth pulled, one thing is certain: being informed and prepared is vital. According […]

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