Q – My 3 year old wants to brush ‘by himself’.  How can I tell if he’s doing a good job?

A – Your 3 year old is not able to do a good job brushing his teeth.  Children do not have the dexterity required for adequate brushing until 7 or 8 years of age. 

Jill Amery

Jill Amery is a mom of 2 small boys and the Publisher of UrbanMommies, a stylish digital lifestyle magazine filled with fitness, style, health, recipes and savvy mom advice to help you through pregnancy, birth, and raising your kids.

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