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Gift Ideas for Him, Her and the Kids!

Any of the electric toothbrushes featured on would make a great gift for its recipient and could even be bundled together with complimenting accessories such as brush heads, dental floss and toothpaste to make a complete package.  However, I had a shifty about and came across some more ideas. [Read more…]

Do I Really Need a Tongue Cleaner? 5 Tips To Avoid Bad Breath

fresh breath

Eeeewwwwww, there’s nothing worse than talking to someone who has bad breath, it really is a major turn-off, but by following the simple tips below you can ensure that you yourself can keep your breath and mouth smelling clean and fresh. Halitosis or bad breath can be experienced early in the morning after waking up (my children call this “dog breath”) or it can be a lingering problem throughout the day. Understanding the causes of bad breath will help you choose the best preventive practices to keep your mouth and breath smelling sweet to all those who come near enough to smell it. [Read more…]

Best Electric Toothbrushes for 2014

Philips HealthywhiteHaving done a ton of research already regarding the best (and worst) electrical toothbrushes on the market today, I decided to pool all the information I had gathered into one central area. Being in the running for a new rechargeable toothbrush myself I thought this would be handy for other people too, as I kept changing my mind as I reviewed one toothbrush and then the next. [Read more…]

Oral B Satin Tape


What is Oral B Satin Tape used for and why do I need it?

Oral B Satin TapeWhen you wash your car you don’t forget to clean the wheels, so when you clean your teeth why should you neglect the spaces between them? Oral B Satin Tape is for cleaning between your teeth and this action is called flossing. Flossing was invented in 1888 by BT Mason who wrapped some material round a toothpick and called it a “combination toothpick”. Modern flossing hasn’t really changed much at all and the principal is the same. [Read more…]

Oral B Brush Heads

oral b brush heads

When you get dressed in the morning, do you wear the same clothes as everyone else? Maybe you do if you have to wear a uniform to work, but otherwise you dress to suit your personal tastes. Likewise, why should you have to use the same toothbrush as everyone else when Oral-B have made the whole tooth brushing experience a uniquely personal and customizable experience. [Read more…]

Oral-B Pulsonic Review

Oral-B Pulsonic The Oral-B Pulsonic rechargeable toothbrush is another of the old-timers, and still going strong after six years. This is Oral-B’s lightest, most slender rechargeable brushes, in fact it doesn’t feel dissimilar to holding a manual toothbrush. It may be slim but it’s powerful, and it delivers the goods. [Read more…]

The Costs of Brushing with an Electric Toothbrush vs Manual Toothbrush

manual toothbrush

One of the main factors influencing your decision on whether to buy a rechargeable toothbrush rather than a manual will undoubtedly be the cost of the toothbrush, because they are expensive gadgets. The more features, and additional gimmicks they have, the more expensive they become, although you don’t need to buy the most expensive electric toothbrush to achieve a really good brush, a lower end model with only one cleaning mode and a timer will do just as good a job. [Read more…]

Philips Sonicare HX6972 FlexCare Plus Rechargeable Electric Toothbrush Review


Sonicare Flexcare Plus

The Flexcare+ has been round the block a few times and is definitely one of the old boys when it comes to electric toothbrushes. The original Flexcare had a revamp a few years ago and metamorphosed into something bigger and better than its former self, and Sonicare has sold thousands of these bad boys over the years. Let’s have a look at what makes it such a popular toothbrush, that even the hefty price tag (around $170) has not managed to put people off. [Read more…]

Oral-B Precision Black 7000 Rechargeable Electric Toothbrush Review

OralB 7000

The Oral-B SmartSeries 7000 is faster than a racing car and is “engineered to perform”, according to its manufacturers. Its engine works at a speed of 40,000 pulsations and 8,800 oscillations per minute and it features the precision of German engineering present in their automotive technology. But is the electric toothbrush as exciting to drive as a sports car? [Read more…]