By Brianne Jones, RDH
CCDC wants to keep your kids off the, â€œNaughty listâ€ by helping come up with fun, dental-friendly stocking stuffers! Consider these items when filling those stockings this year!
1. New toothbrushâ€¦maybe find one with your childâ€™s favorite character on it or invest in their FIRST electric toothbrush!
2.Â Toothpaste -Â find a fun, holiday flavor like cinnamon or cookie dough!
3.Â Flossers- make flossing fun with animal shaped or bright colored flossers!
4.Â Water Bottle â€“ water consumption is the key to oral and overall health! Help wash away all those sugary treats during the holidays and grab a fun patterned water bottle or even a smart water bottle for those a little older!
5.Â Xylitol Gum â€“ think Trident! Help keep sugar bugs away with a yummy flavored, xylitol containing gum!
6.Â Chapstick â€“ always a necessity for DRY
7. Sports Mouthguard â€“ maybe find a cool color or design that your little athlete would love!
8. Dental App Coupon â€“ these can be fun to help remind kids to brush and floss, tips and tricks and even help time them when brushing!
9. First Visit Coupon â€“ provide the gift of a healthy smile! Contact us for a FREE exam and CLEANING in the month of January (for new patients only while appointments last). Just mention this blog and we will be sure to make your childâ€™s FIRST visit the BEST gift of the year!