Myth 1: Brushing teeth hard makes them whiter and cleaner
One of the most common myths, most of us are told to brush teeth hard to get rid of food particles and germs. The truth of the matter is, brushing teeth hard leads to tooth abrasions and ruins the surface of the teeth over time.
Myth 2: White enamel is healthy
Myth 3: Don't brush gums that are bleeding
From teeth-whitening to not flossing, there are some common ideas spread about tooth health that actually deteriorate them and can even lead to problems.