A water flosser works by shooting a stream of water to remove the plaque from between your teeth. Flossing should be a part of your daily oral care routine, with some people finding water flossers easier to use compared to traditional string floss.Key takeaways:
Water flossers have different tips designed for certain orthodontic devices or oral health issues, and your dentist can recommend the most suitable tip for you.
Water flosser tips need to be replaced periodically and you should follow the manufacturer’s guidelines for the brand of water flosser and tip you use.
Your dentist can help you set a water flosser to the right pressure setting to improve its effectiveness.