One way to make brushing easier for both you and your loved one is for you to sit in a chair and position the individual on the floor in between your legs. This is very simple and allows you to have easy access and control.
How To Do It:
- Grab any type of chair
- Position the individual in between your legs
- If he or she begins to move, you can tighten your legs or even wrap your legs around them
- Position one hand under the chin so that the head in pointing up so you have easy access to the mouth
- If the individual is not keeping his or her mouth open, check out our tips and tricks on “saying ah”
Check out this quick video on how to brush while sitting in a chair: