Do you know how many species of bacteria live inside your mouth? According to RDH, the professional magazine for dental hygienists, there could be as many as 500 to 650 different species of mouth bacteria living on your tongue and around your teeth. Makes you want to grab your toothbrush, doesn't it?
But aside from toothbrushing and flossing, there is another popular way to get rid of bacteria inside your mouth: the use of mouthrinses. Some mouthrinses are very effective for clearing away the sticky germs, while some are not that helpful. Before you head to the drug store, take the time to learn more about which mouthrinses can help you reduce the amount of bacteria in your mouth while keeping your mouth clean and fresh.