We may be a bit biased being a dental hygiene publication and all, but we think dental hygienists are awesome people! The following are seven reasons why dating or marrying a dental hygienist is a wonderful thing!
1) Dental Hygienists are Well-educated!
Hygienists have spent years in college and have gone through rigorous training to get where they are. So needless to say, hygienists, are extremely educated and hardworking, having taken rigorous courses in anatomy and physiology, biology, pharmacology, and many others. On top of this, practically any successful hygienist has passion and an eye for detail. Becoming a hygienist requires perseverance and commitment; hygienists are perhaps the most dedicated people you will ever meet. In short, hygienists are smart!
2) Hygienists are Fantastic Kissers!
As people who work in the mouths of patients every single day, hygienists know exactly how to take care of their oral hygiene. As such, they always have the best smelling breath. You never have to worry about kissing somebody with bad breath when you are with a hygienist! You better bet they brush at least twice per day, as well as floss daily. Hygienists know what a diseased mouth looks like and won’t be having any of that! Kissing a hygienist is so fresh and so clean!
3) Hygienists Have Time for Family
Generally speaking, hygienists work family-friendly hours during the day. No graveyard shifts or working all weekend. This means they have plenty of time to relax at home with friends and family. As such, it’s really easy for hygienists to balance home life with our work life perfectly.
4) Hygienists will Help You Take Care of Your Oral Hygiene!
Have you found yourself not cleaning in between your teeth enough? Or maybe you go to bed without brushing your teeth? Regardless of any bad habits that you may have regarding your oral hygiene, all those problems will go away with a hygienist around! Hygienists won’t just nag to do a better job at taking care of your mouth; they will actually teach you the proper technique and importance of removing bacteria. You won’t just have a beautiful smile if you marry or date a dental hygienist, you’ll have a healthy one too!
5) Hygienists Will Always Make Sure You Don’t Have Anything Stuck Between Your Teeth!
Something stuck between your teeth? Hygienists will always be the first ones to point it out when no one else will. This isn’t about calling you out, it’s about taking pride in the person they’re with. It’s nice to have someone with attention to detail around to point out the more embarrassing things in life, especially when you are in public!
6) Hygienists are Great Listeners who Truly Care!
Hygienists speak with so many personality types day in and day out that they know how to actively listen and show they care about what you have to say. They even worked with frustrating patients from time to time, but have learned how to be patient and understanding. If you want someone who is ready to listen, then a hygienist is your best bet!
7) You Will Never Run Out of Toothpaste, Floss, or Toothbrushes Ever Again!
Dental hygienists have an endless supply of oral healthcare products. Hygienists have access to samples from dental companies and if they have to, don’t put it past them to go out and buy something just to try themselves. Simply put, hygienists always have a fresh toothbrush on hand if needed.
Dating or marrying a dental hygienist is amazing! They are highly educated and passionate about things they love. Hygienists are patient, caring, and honest. Most importantly, they love being there for people. If you ever need someone to depend on, a dental hygienist be there for you!
Listen to the Today’s RDH Dental Hygiene Podcast Below:
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