National Geographic : 1919 Nov
Robbed of Health and Beauty SLOWLY and stealthily, Pyorrhea has Forhan's for the Gums will prevent Taken away the things that made her Pyorrhea -or check its progress if used in life worth while. That unaccountable time and used consistently. Ordinary depression, those nervous fears, that dentifrices cannot do this. Forhan's keeps drawn and haggard look-these are the the gums firm and healthy-the teeth things Pyorrhea has brought her in place white and clean. of health and beauty. Pyorrhea begins with tender and bleed, ing gums; then, the gums recede and ex pose the unenameled tooth-base to decay. Perhaps the teeth loosen and fall out, or must be extracted to rid the system of the infecting Pyorrhea germs that often cause rheumatism, anaemia, indigestion, and other serious ills. Four out of five people over forty have Pyorrhea; and many under that age have it also. The best way to end Pyorrhea dangers is to stop them before they begin. Start to use Forhan's today. !a How to Use Forhan's Use it twice daily, year in and year out. Wet your brush in cold water, place a half inch of the refreshing, healing paste on it, then brush your teeth up and down. Use a rolling motion to clean the crevices. Brush the grind ing and back surfaces of the teeth. Massage your gums with your Forhan-coated brush gently atfirst untilthe gums harden, thenmore vigorously. If the gums are very tender, mas sage with the finger, instead of the brush. If gum-shrinkage has alreadyset in, use Forhan's according to directions and consult a dentist immediately for special treatment. 35c and 60c tubes in the United States and Canada. At all druggists. Forhan Company, New York Forhan's, Limited, Montreal "Mention The Geographic-It identifies you"