While the Canadian Dental Association recommends that children and adults brush their teeth for 2 minutes twice a day, our North Delta children's dentists know that 2 minutes can be a long time for a small child. That's why we thought we'd share a 3 fun songs to motivate your child to keep brushing.
Although we understand that it can be challenging to get your child into the habit of brushing thoroughly for a full two minutes, twice a day, the effort is worth it! Helping your child to establish good oral hygiene routines early in childhood can help to keep your child's smile healthy throughout their entire lifetime.
Brush Your Teeth to This Song
If your kid loves to dance, brushing to the beat might be the motivation they need to keep brushing.
Healthy Teeth - Brushy Brush
Elmo and his cast of friends brush along with young viewers for a full two minutes, then end with a spit.
The Toothbrush Song
Duggee and the Squirrel Club characters keep young fans happily brushing their teeth for 2 minutes.