10 Steps to a More Kissable Mouth

To have a truly kissable (and healthy) mouth, you'll want to take good care of your teeth and gums. See more pictures of personal hygiene.
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Your evening has been great. First, a romantic movie. Now, deconstructing it at a quiet wine bar. As you smile across the table, you think that a kiss is in the very near future. This lovely thought is suddenly and alarmingly replaced by, "Do I have bad breath? Is there anything between my teeth?" The mood is dispelled by an emergency trip to the washroom to check the status of your mouth.

You can cut down on your number of frantic restroom dashes by consistently practicing good oral hygiene. The following 10 tips provide some surprises and new twists on an old topic.