Maintaining healthy teeth and gums while also enhancing your breath is simple. Try these easy steps to give your mouth a clean, fresh feeling. Bacteria that cause bad breath collect in plaque, the sticky buildup on your teeth. Food that has been trapped makes things worse. At least twice a day, brush your teeth, and once a day, floss. Do both more frequently if you’re worried about your breath. Don’t go overboard, though. Too much brushing can wear down your teeth and leave them open to decay. A mouthwash not only makes your breath smell better, but it also provides additional security by removing bacteria. A flavor like fresh mint can lift your spirits. But make sure the mouthwash you select eradicates the bacteria responsible for bad breath. Don’t just mask the odor. Use a good mouthwash to rinse every day to eliminate bad breath at the source. Before going to bed is the best time to do this. Swishing your mouth with plain water after eating can also help your breath. Food particles that become lodged in your teeth can be removed with it. Bacteria that produce foul odors can live in the coating that typically forms on your tongue. Brush your tongue gently with your toothbrush to get rid of them. Try using a scraper if your brush is too big to comfortably reach the back of your tongue. They are made specifically to press evenly across the tongue area’s surface. By doing this, you can get rid of bacteria, food particles, and dead cells that brushing by itself can’t handle.