Presentation on theme: "By: Mr. Byrne. You will have those teeth, skin, hair, and nails the rest of your life. What you do now will affect your teeth, skin, hair, and nails."— Presentation transcript:
You will have those teeth, skin, hair, and nails the rest of your life. What you do now will affect your teeth, skin, hair, and nails in the future. Proper care of teeth, skin, hair, and nails will be less expensive in the long run!!! (Less medical bills).
To keep your gums healthy, Brush daily. Do this at least twice a day, but if possible, brush after every meal. Fluoride – A substance that helps prevent tooth decay. Flossing is also important. It removes food trapped between your teeth and along the gum line that rinsing and brushing miss. Be sure to brush your teeth for at least 2 minutes every time!!!!
Bacteria live in your mouth. When this combines with saliva and sugar, plaque forms. Plaque – A thin, sticky film that builds up on teeth and contributes to tooth decay.
Unremoved plaque may also harden and become tartar. Tartar – Hardened plaque that threatens gum health.
Your skin is an Organ, just like your lungs or heart. Nerve Ending Pore Oil Gland Epidermis Dermis Fat Cells Hair Follicle Blood Vessel
5 main important functions: ◦ Waterproofing. ◦ Vitamin D Formation. ◦ Protection. ◦ Temperature Control. ◦ Sensation.
Acne is a skin condition that occurs when active oil glands cause hair follicles to become Clogged. To deal with acne: Gently wash the affected area at least 2 times daily with mild soap and warm water, avoid Touching the area, and avoid using Heavy Makeup or Creams.
Keep Clean. Eat Properly and stay physically Active. Protect yourself from the Sun. Ultraviolet (UV) Rays: An invisible form of radiation from the sun that can penetrate and change the structure of skin cells. If you’re going to be in the sun, wear Sun Screen and reapply it every hour. Avoid Body Decorations such as tattoos and piercings.
Hair can be styled, cut, colored, and changed in many ways. No matter how you wear it, keeping your hair Clean and Healthy is worth the effort. Daily Brushing keeps your hair healthy by removing dirt and spreading oils from the roots to the ends. You should wash your hair regularly using Gentle Shampoo. Dandruff – A flaking of the outer layer of dead skin cells on the scalp.
Dandruff is usually caused by Dry Skin. Head Lice – Parasitic insects that live on the hair shaft and cause itching. To avoid getting lice, don’t share Combs, Brushes, or Hats.
Your finger and toenails are made up of the same cells that make up your Hair. Trim your nails with Nail Clippers. Smooth rough nail edges with a Nail File or Emery Board.
Brush twice per day for 2 min each time. Use fluoride. Floss daily.
Keep Clean. Eat Properly and stay physically Active. Protect yourself from the Sun. Wear Sun Screen. Avoid tattoos and piercings.