Tung's also contends that its floss is gentler on gums than other flosses
on the market.
Fluoride release from NaF and AmF impregnated toothpicks and dental flosses
in vitro and in vivo.
One problem with other flosses
is that they can hang up or tangle where teeth have tight contact.
For people with tightly spaced teeth, manufacturers offer fine flosses
; for those with larger gaps between their teeth, there's a variety of thicker, woven flosses
, and people who have had extensive dental work can get floss that is waxed or shred-resistant.
Suppliers have done their part to make flossing as convenient as possible, introducing flosses
in every conceivable variety to meet the different needs of different consumers.
Other power-assisted flosses
on the market include Gillette Co.
Consumers also have more kinds of flosses
to choose from these days, with different varieties aimed at different needs.