In spite of being well dressed and having proficiency in your trade, you are unable to make a lasting impression on others. Ever wondered why people avert you once you start speaking to them? Bad breath can be a reason!
Halitosis or bad breath or malodor is a nuisance for people around you and an embarrassment for you.
It is a social stigma and can ruin your overall personality. Your friends can start shunning you and may even avoid you.
Luckily bad breath is easy to be fixed. What is required is proper oral hygiene, advice from your dentist and good care of your eating habits. Your negligence can make your breath far less than pleasant.
Halitosis is caused by bacteria build up in your mouth cavity. These microbes give off awful odors that make your breath unpleasant and intolerable.
Dentists believe that about 80 percent of the bad breath is due to oral causes. These causes include gum diseases, cavities, etc.
Diabetes, liver ailments, chronic bronchitis and respiratory diseases can also cause bad breath.
Bad breath can be prevented by:
• Proper brushing your teeth regularly twice
• Using medicated mouth washes
• Rinsing and gargling after every meal
• Increasing your daily water consumption
Follow these simple steps and lead a confident life!