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Why DIY Plaque Scraping is Dangerous

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Why DIY Plaque Scraping is Dangerous

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Although plaque scraping tools are available for the consumer market, you should rethink if you are considering doing it yourself. Sure, in regular dental visits your dentist removes any built up plaque using a scaler but it doesn’t mean you should to it yourself at home. It requires special training to remove the plaque using the tools and the problem with DIY plaque scraping is you risk damaging your tooth enamel and gum health if not treated properly.

Read this article to learn about how you can remove plaque in a safer way.

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