Can Mouth wash Burn Your Mouth?

Thursday, October 6th, 2016

Some mouthwashes can cause burning sensation in your mouth. A lot of people blame the alcohol component. However, the burning sensation is the result of the essential oils in the solution similar to the burning sensation when you have cinnamon. At Manhattan Beach Dental Center, we don’t recommend the use of alcohol-based mouthwash. That’s because alcohol can quickly dry out your mouth, enhancing the burning sensation that you feel. The role of the alcohol in […]

Are My Teeth Healthy?

Wednesday, August 31st, 2016

The only way to know if your teeth are healthy is to visit your dentist and have them checked. Your teeth can last a lifetime if you properly take care of them by brushing your teeth after every meal. It’s also important to floss after brushing or at least twice a day. What may cause your teeth to go wrong? Tooth decay is one of the reasons that your teeth may not last for decades. […]