With true addictions, it requires support from other people. Be sure the people around you have your best interests at heart. Explore therapy if that is a viable option for you.
Ask yourself “Is doing this behavior going to make me feel good in the long term?” If the answer is no, redirect yourself to do something else/better.
First identify the behaviors and precipitation triggers . Have a plan for alternative behaviors .If you fail limit the failure to one day
Committing to a decision because I know in the long run it’s good for me. Acknowledging that some days/moments may be hard, but that the discomfort/uneasiness is only temporary. That it’s worth it if it’s good for me.
- Do you know the best method for flossing your tooth?
- How do I stay motivated to floss late at night?
- do you use the floss habit as a reminder to brush your teeth or a reminder to actually floss? i’m not american (i know you guys floss like no other and i wish i was like that) and i have these retainer braces?things? like just a wire behind my teeth and cant use the thread ((and also depression which means struggling to take care of personal hygiene at times so i need reminders to brush my teeth…))
- Why do I need to floss my teeth? How can it help?
- Does anyone floss multiple times a day?
- How long does it take before starting a flossing routine does not hurt anymore?
- For drinking water in the morning, we left a cup of water on the counter overnight. What can you do to prompt flossing for the next morning?
- How do you ensure you floss every day?
- How do you do it in under two minutes? Any tips?
- It’s hard to get motivated to fast how do you motivate yourself to floss