SOMETIMES YOU JUST CAN’T RESIST! It’s SO cheesy and saucy—right out of the oven! You dive in and take your first bite…
Uh oh! Too soon! You’ve got “pizza burn!”
Sure, burns aren’t usually in the realm of orthodontic expertise, but we honestly care about your total health and comfort. So we wanted to take a moment and talk about something fun, and hopefully, helpful. Read on for some tips!
Pizza Isn’t The Only Culprit
You’ve probably burned your mouth before on coffee, soup, and other scorching hot foods. Soon afterward, you may have noticed that the roof of your mouth, and perhaps your tongue, is very tender. In some cases, you may even have blisters! Unfortunately, your mouth will probably hurt for a few days. However, there are a few things you can do to relieve the pain and irritation.
How To Soothe Your Mouth And Help It Heal
We Care About Your Health And Comfort!
Pizza-type burns tend to heal within three to seven days. If soreness and blistering continue beyond a week, it may be time to seek out medical advice. In the meantime, have fun enjoying that delicious, cheesy pizza—that is, once it’s cool!
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