What size is purple TePe?
What size is purple TePe?
TePe Purple Interdental Brushes 1.10 mm (ISO size 6) TePe Purple is one of the large size TePe interdental brushes. It is recommended for orthodontic patients and can be used to clean large spaces between teeth. The wire is 1.1 mm and the diameter of the brush with bristles is 2.0 mm.
How many times can you use TePe interdental brushes?
Use your interdental brush once a day, preferably in the evening and in front of the mirror. Move the brush gently back and forth a few times in each interdental space. Don’t use regular toothpaste, since it contains abrasives.
When should I change my TePe brush?
We recommend you change the brush every week or when the bristles become worn or wires become buckled or distorted. Undue force and bending at severe angles will lead to damage of the wire. TePe’s wide selection of interdental brushes offers an option for every need.
How many times a day should you use interdental brush?
Use your interdental brushes once or twice a day to clean between your teeth, remembering to use these brushes at the same time that you usually brush your teeth. Using a brush that is the right size for your teeth, gently work the brush into the gaps between your teeth and brush it back and forth to remove plaque.
How do I know what size interdental brush to use?
Start with the smallest size and work your way up until you feel the brush bristles engage the tooth surface and the gum tissue. The brush should have a snug fit but the wire, although plastic coated, shouldn’t touch the sides of the teeth or the gums. Never force the brush into a space.
Should you use interdental brushes before or after brushing?
That’s because new research has shown interdental cleaning before brushing is the best way to clean our teeth effectively. The study found that flossing loosens bacteria and food debris from between the teeth, which allows brushing to be much more successful at removing plaque.
What do you use a Tepe interdental brush for?
TePe Interdental Brushes Purple Original – ISO size 6. An interdental brush by TePe, designed to clean the gaps between the teeth, where a regular toothbrush is unable to reach. Use daily to keep gums and teeth healthy and fresh.
What kind of brush to use for Inter gaps between teeth?
FOR INTER GAPS BETWEEN TEETH: A selection of Original interproximal brushes are specially designed for hidden gaps that go between the inside of your teeth and gum to reduce plaque.
Is there a cap on an interdental brush?
DUAL PURPOSE CAP PROTECTOR: These interdental cleaners have a handy cap that protects dental brush when not in use and even extends when attached to handle for maximum access.