Dental professionals all over the world have been promoting proper teeth brushing and flossing techniques for a very long time. However, most of us don’t listen to them, as we think that it’s a quite easy task that we are proficient at. The truth is that there is a right and wrong way. Improper brushing and flossing can lead to cavities and even gum disease later on. That’s why Dr. Mostashiri from Sunnyvale, CA prepared this Brushing Your Teeth 101 Infographic for you! If you want to maintain a healthy mouth, knowing how to brush your teeth properly is a must!
Score from the experts at Killer Infographics
Visual Communication - 75%
Design - 75%
Content/Script - 75%
Usability - 75%
This infographic gives a rundown of tips for brushing your teeth effectively. Each tip is accompanied by an illustration that helps show the tip, so the viewer can get the gist of each one without reading. The points are each a bit lengthy and could benefit from a reduced word count to improve usability. However, the addition of an intro and conclusion would also help to provide a more rounded narrative. As for design, having a vertical line splitting the infographic in half seems to indicate 2 columns, but the way the tips are numbered actually has us reading left to right in rows instead of columns. Make sure any visual cues like these in your design are serving an intuitive purpose. In all we'd give this a C.