Philips Sonicare HX6311/07 vs Philips Sonicare HX6311/02 Rechargeable Electric Toothbrush for Kids


child brushing teethAs a parent, you want to encourage and motivate your child to adopt good oral hygiene and brushing habits as soon as their first little tooth appears you will assist your little one for the first few years of their life by using a manual toothbrush. However, as they grow up you may want to consider investing in an electric toothbrush for them, especially if you use an electric toothbrush yourself, due to the superior benefits of brushing with an electric toothbrush vs manual brushing. [Read more…]

Philips Sonicare HX6311/07 Rechargeable Electric Toothbrush for Kids Review


Sonicare for KidsTeaching your children good oral habits from an early age is imperative, but rather than it being a chore it’s so easy to make this daily routine lots of fun, especially with today’s advances in electric toothbrushes. And if you can foster your child’s interest in brushing his or her teeth with the aid of a super cool and funky looking electric toothbrush which plays tunes, that’s half the battle. [Read more…]

Oral-B Professional Healthy Clean & ProWhite Precision 4000 Review

 Oral-B 4000

Brushing your teeth has never been so easy, especially with the Oral-B ProfessionalCare Smart Series 4000. Here is a brush that gives you a choice of four cleaning modes to suit your dental requirements, a two-minute timer so you don’t have to think how long you’ve been brushing for, and a 30-second interval timer to guide you section by section round your teeth. This electric toothbrush has the same brushing power and speed as the other electric toothbrushes in this range and is positioned in the mid to high end of the price range. [Read more…]

Philips Sonicare Essence HX5610 vs Philips Sonicare EasyClean HX6511


electric toothbrush brush headThe Philips Sonicare EasyClean HX6511 and the Essence HX5610 are both rechargeable electric toothbrushes that are very similar at first glance – they both have features in common such as the 2-minute “Smartimer” and one cleaning mode.  They also have the “easy start” technology whereby the brush gradually builds up its power level over the course of the first week, great if you’re moving from a manual to an electric brush. [Read more…]

Philips Sonicare DiamondClean HX9332/05 & HX9352/04 Review

 Philips Sonicare DiamondClean

The first thing that came into my mind when I decided to review the Philips Sonicare DiamondClean electric toothbrush was, “wow, this is a lot of money for a toothbrush!” but I then had a look online and noticed that loads of people had reviewed it, which meant that loads of people had bought it. So, let’s find out if the reviews were good, bad or indifferent and whether it was worth the hefty price tag of approximately $170 to $190. [Read more…]

Best Electric Toothbrush for Sensitive Teeth


tooth sectionIf you suffer from sensitive teeth it means that the layer of dentine underneath the enamel has been exposed. This can cause mild pain, from the odd twinge, to more severe chronic discomfort. The discomfort you feel will often be aggravated by putting hot or cold food and drink in your mouth, or by eating something very sweet or acidic.

There are many causes of sensitive teeth that range from brushing too hard and wearing the enamel away, dental erosion or gum disease. If you suffer from sensitive teeth, you know about it, and will want to try and avoid anything that is going to exacerbate the problem. You should avoid acidic foods such as vinegar or soft drinks which will also attack your tooth enamel. [Read more…]