Myth vs Truth: Does Brushing Cause Sensitive Teeth?
If you experience sensitivity while brushing, or after a visit to the dentist, have you ever wondered: Can these be the cause of sensitive teeth? Or, are they merely triggers?
To help set the record straight, here’s a look at the role brushing and cleaning may play in tooth sensitivity, along with a few oral care tips to help manage the pain.
Myths vs Truth
Brushing Sensitive Teeth
Correct brushing causes sensitive teeth
Aggressive brushing can trigger sensitivity
Brush with a soft-bristled toothbrush for 2 minutes, twice a day. Sensodyne has a range of soft toothbrushes specially designed for people with sensitive teeth.