Oral hygiene products include toothpaste, dental floss, denture cleansers and mouthwashes. These are two important items, used in a dental hygiene routine. They are essential for preventing the build up of plaque which can lead to tooth decay and gum disease and are easy to do. Toothbrushing is another important aspect which is discussed in a separate section. These are two substances/liquids which contain anti-bacterial properties and are designed to help remove food deposits, plaque and tartar as well as ensuring that your breath smells clean and fresh.