1/24/17

How To Massage The gum

HOW TO MASSAGE THE GUM AND IT'S BENEFITS


        It is also known as Gingival massage. It is a remedical of hygienic treatment of the gum by manipulation. It means to treat or operate manually with skill. Gum massage can be achieved by the use of stimulators, which are supplementary aids Oral physiotherapy.

There are two main types of stimulators
namely: 


1. Rubber stimulator.
    a. cone shaped stimulatol
    b.    Rubber tipped stimulator-.

2. Wooden stimulator.
     a.Wooden tooth pick devices
     b.Interdens

Digital stimulator can also be used, that is first wash your hands ; the thumb and forefinger are
used to rub the gum gently with a toothpaste or lubricant. Other inter-dental stimulators are used only when inter-dental recession is present after surgery or severe gum loss.
      To do this, massage the triangles of the gum
between your teeth for about 5 minute's. To keep
your gums and your teeth in top shape, you should
also brush twice a day, floss daily, and visit dental
clinic every six months.


What does a Gum massager do?


1. It helps to clean out bacteria from the
gum.
2. It improves gum tone (colour)
3.It facilitate healing process.

5. It removes food debris from stagnation
areas
6.It stimulates blood flow to gum area
It helps in reshaping the. Gingival (gum),
that is recontouring following disease or
surgery
7. enhance the maintenance of the
keratinized layer of the gum tissue.

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