Brushing is a traditional method of cleaning your teeth and gums with some frayed twigs of medicinal plants like neem twigs, bamboo etc. Before the invention of toothpaste people used variety of materials like charcoal, red sand, salt etc. to brush their teeth. Today, there are varieties of toothpastes which can be used as per the suggestion of the user.
There are also various kinds of toothpastes which is specially manufactured for problems like gum bleeding, scurvy, halitosis, germ-fighting, sensitive teeth etc. Whatever may be the product you buy, it the brushing method which provides you a better dental health.
There is particular method to brush your teeth; if that procedure is followed properly then there shall be massive reduction in the number of people suffering from periodontal and gingivitis problems.
When you place the brush at 45° with the gum line (with toothpaste) in your mouth, and then you should brush your front teeth, then you have to move to the rear part of the teeth and continue to brush by the repeated to and fro motion. After finishing one side of the mouth, move to the other side. Tilt the brush head upwards to brush the lower surface of the upper jaw.
Finally, the rear part of the visible teeth should be brushed by moving the brush vertically up and down. But the exact procedure is not followed by all the people; especially children have a tendency to hate brushing.
Even if they dare to brush, they don’t do it properly which makes them vulnerable to dental problems. Hence, parents should take care about the dental issues of your children. The bristles of the brushes are made of synthetic fibers like nylon which is available in various degrees of flexibilities. Based on the toughness and flexibilities the brushes are classified as soft, medium and hard brushes.
Usually, soft brushes are recommended by the dentists in order to prevent any cuts, scratches and abrasions inside the mouth. Initially brushes were manufactured with the fibers fixed vertically on the brush head. Later, criss-cross bristles evolved from the flat bristles which prove to be more effective in cleaning the teeth.
Today, we have electric toothbrushes which play a vital role in the cleaning and scrubbing the tooth more effectively than any other toothbrush available in the market. Listed below are some electric toothbrushes which are more prevalent among the people.
|Waterpik||3 brush heads||2|
|Philips Sonicare||62000 brush movements||3|
|Fairywill||Rounded bristle top||3|
|Brio||30 second zone reminder||3|
|Little Martin's Drawer||DuPont nylon bristles||3|
|Sterline||12 replacement heads||4|
|FOREO||PBT polymer bristles||3|
1. Oral-B White Pro 1000 Power Toothbrush
Oral-B White Pro 1000 Power toothbrush is rotary model electric toothbrush whose bristles are made up of soft nylon. Tufts of the nylon fiber are placed on the circular brush head at an angle of 16° making the model to be crisscross bristles. But what is a rotary model electric brush? It is a technical design which makes the head of the electric toothbrush to rotate on and at the sides of the teeth with its soft bristles thereby providing you clean and fresh teeth. This rotary brush spins over the teeth and removes 300% more plaque when comparing to a normal manual brush.
There is a timer built on the handle of the electric toothbrush which buzzes every 30 seconds indicating the user to concentrate on the next quadrant of the mouth. Additionally, this Oral-B White Pro 1000 Power toothbrush pulsates repeated to provide proper brushing mechanism in order to prevent the brush from harming the skin. It is also reinforced with a pressure sensor which stops the toothbrush from pulsating whenever the brush is pressed hard against the inner walls of the mouth.
This electric toothbrush which provides superior clean can be recharged with an electric charger which comes with this kit. Surprisingly, one complete charge of this electric toothbrush allows it to work for 7 successive days. As it possess a rotating head, it massages the soft gums and tissues of the mouth thereby allowing ample blood flow to the blood vessels in the gums. Holding the toothbrush vertically shall be very easy as it weighs only about 12 ounces. Due to these above mentioned breathtaking qualities possessed by this electric toothbrush it ranks first in this list.
2. Waterpik Sensonic Toothbrush (SR-3000)
Waterpik Sensonic toothbrush is one of the best electric toothbrushes that prevail in the market. It uses a different technology unlike the rotary motion to clean the tooth. The technique used in the water pick sensonic toothbrush is called sonic technology in which the head of the toothbrush moves front and back with a specially made gear fixed inside the gadget. But how frequent can the head move front and back inside the mouth.
Astonishingly, the frequency is about 30500 brush strokes per minute, which is incredibly higher than the frequency of the manual brushing method. Due to this unbelievable speed inside this electric toothbrush can cause immense changes in improving the dental health and the performance of the brush can be evidently seen in 14 days. Unlike, improper time management in brushing using a manual brush, Waterpik Sensonic toothbrush is awarded with a two minute time pacer within which you can have a perfect brush. Moreover, this toothbrush is also supported by an inbuilt quadrant pacer which reminds the user to concentrate on the other quadrant of the mouth.
As a whole, quadrant pacer alerts you three times to change the position and location of your brush. Unlike a rotary electric toothbrush, the head of this Waterpik toothbrush is similar to an ordinary manual toothbrush which adapts to the size of your mouth easily. Additionally, there are two brush heads available in this kit, which allows the user to replace a new one when the existing brush head gets eroded. Initially, the battery power of this electric toothbrush was limited only till 640mAh but, now it can be increased to 1600mAh which allows you to use it even when set goes out for a trip.
3. Oral-B black 7000 electric toothbrush
The Oral-B black 7000 electric toothbrush is a clinically proven electric toothbrush which provides a 3D cleaning technology to the teeth. Most of the parts of the Oral-B black 7000 electric toothbrush are a made up an unusual hi-tech material called silicon. Even though, there are various types of bristle arrangement like flat, dome-shaped and zig zag Oral B toothbrush uses a criss-cross arrangement of bristles which can get rid of plaque as fast as possible. Clinically, two minutes is a good time to brush your teeth, but most of us take more time to do brush.
This happens because you are not sure about the cleanliness of the tooth within that time. This apprehension shall be easily neglected by using this Oral-B toothbrush which is 100% better than a regular manual toothbrush. Further, this Oral B toothbrush has been supported with 6 different add-ons each serving a different purpose. Daily clean, gum cares, sensitive, whitening, deep clean, and tongue cleaner are the 6 modes in which the Oral B electric toothbrush can operate. Each head is built with a different cleaning mechanism to do their assigned jobs.
Additionally, this is an electric toothbrush which works with the rotate mechanism to clean all the surface of teeth at various angles. It also has an inbuilt pulsating system which massages the surface of the gums while brushing. A special timer is fit into the body of the electric brush which alerts the user to change the position of the brush every 30 seconds. A pressure sensor is also available in this device which lights up when you apply more pressure to the brush.
4. Philips Sonicare Electric Toothbrush
Philips Sonicare Electric toothbrush is an exquisite electric toothbrush which can provide a deep clean to the gums and the teeth. Usually, plaque gets accumulated along the gum line, where the teeth and the gums coincide with each other. Philips Sonicare electric toothbrush can provide you white tooth within a very less stipulated time of 2 weeks which cannot be done by most of the electric toothbrushes. Due to its meticulous design, the head can reach even the inaccessible areas and fight with the concealed plaque, tea, coffee, and wine stains.
Since it has a milk soft and elegant look it is a product which is used by most of the Americans. Philips Sonicare electric toothbrush can not only act efficiently on the plaque, they can also remove the hard tartars formed on the surface of the teeth. It works with a robust sonic technology which causes repeated push and pull along the surface of the teeth. The frequency of this electric toothbrush is about 31000 which are exorbitantly high. Due to this high frequency, this electric toothbrush shall be able to break any type of tartar formed on the surface of the tooth.
Moreover, it can operate in three modes namely, clean mode, white mode & sensitive mode. Like many other electric brushes, this Philips Sonicare electric toothbrush is also equipped with a smart timer which starts to count the total brushing time. At the same time, the inbuilt quadrant pacer in the device which signals you every 30 seconds, reminding you to change the position and area you brush.
5. Fairywill Sonic Electric Toothbrush
Fairy will Sonic Electric toothbrush is a recently designed most wanted toothbrush with a powerful cleanup technology. The most outstanding feature of this electric toothbrush is its 1 year warranty and 6 months no hassle return. It has a pleasant body with a limited weight of 8.8 ounces which makes it easier for the user to handle it. Moreover, Fairy well electric toothbrush can operate in 3 modes of operation which includes, clean, sensitive and massage gum care.
As it works with the sonic technology, it provides a repeated push and pull inside the mouth whose frequency is very near to 35000. Additionally, the well built motor inside the electric toothbrush provides less noise and vibration thus making the device to be more robust. The motor is a high quality device which does not stop while you brush. Continuous usage of this electric toothbrush can whiten your teeth up to two shades within a short time of two weeks.
This system can be recharged with an ordinary charger which is compatible with a smartphone. Unfortunately, there is no charger attached to this kit, but there is an USB cable which can connect the electric toothbrush to a charger. Unlike any other electric toothbrush, Fairy well toothbrush when charged for 4 hours can be used for 30 days without shortage. A smart timer system which allows you to keep a note on the brushing time is built inside the device; a quadrant pacer to alert the user to concentrate on the other regions of the mouth within the stipulated time.
6. Oral-B Genius Pro 8000 electric toothbrush
Oral-B Genius Pro 8000 electric toothbrush is a reliable and trustworthy electric toothbrush which proves to be more sophisticated when compared to any other contemporary electric toothbrush. True to its version, this electric toothbrush is supported by the smartphone which can view the position of the toothbrush inside the mouth and this technique which determines the amount of concentration of brushing in a particular region is called position detection. This electric toothbrush works with the rotator mechanism which provides fresh breath, whitened gums, and dental hygiene as the head rotates along the gum line to get rid of plaque, tartar and other unwanted residues.
Since the entire system is related to a smartphone, the pressure sensor can sent instant feedback to the smartphone which can be viewed on the screen. A 360 degree ring is present at the middle of the brush which helps the user to view the feedback from the pressure sensor, smart timer and the quad pacer. The 360 degree ring can be customized with 12 different colors as per the need of the user. Unlike other electric brushes, the vibrations shall not stop when the pressure sensor encounters a high pressure.
The battery used in the Oral-B Genius Pro 8000 electric toothbrush is a lithium-ion battery which is highly durable. Charging the electric toothbrush can be done by connecting the device to a regular power board. Since the bristle tufts of this electric toothbrush is placed at 16 degrees, efficient cleaning in the nuances of the mouth shall be made easier.
7. Brio Smart Sonic Electric Toothbrush
The Brio Smart Sonic electric toothbrush is a specially designed electric toothbrush which can prove to be an effective replacement for aggressive manual brushing which can affect the gums and the soft tissues inside the mouth. It is a compact electric toothbrush which is stylish to look and so you don’t have to feel offended to carry it when you travel. It uses the sonic technology to move back and forth creating small bubbles with the fibers of the toothbrush. This Brio Smart Sonic electric toothbrush comes with two brush heads which enables the user to replace a new one instead of a frayed brush head.
Additional brush heads are also available with low subscription. The frequency of the back and forth motion of this electric toothbrush is about 31000 and so cleaning can be done very fast comparing to manual brushing. Even though it is fast in its action, it does not show aggressive results inside your mouth as it is reinforced with soft bristles and sensitive motor.
Additionally, the charge in this electric toothbrush can last up to 6 weeks as the battery used in this device is a lithium-ion battery which is more prevalent in the mobile phones due to its long-term storage. The 2 minute standard timer and the quad timer are other features incorporated in this device. The Brio Smart Sonic electric toothbrush can also be made to operate in three modes namely normal, soft and massage mode by scrolling a single button.
8. Little Martin’s Drawer Smilex AU-300E electric toothbrush
Smilex AU-300E electric toothbrush is an electric toothbrush which stands significant in its position while ranking various electric toothbrushes. As you have gone through the above mentioned products you shall have an idea that there are only two technologies used in the electric toothbrushes which are sonic and rotator types of electric toothbrushes. On contrary to such technologies, Smilex AU-300E electric toothbrush uses ultrasonic technology to cleanse the tooth and the gums.
Since the heads of other electric toothbrushes are little bigger than an accustomed manual toothbrush reaching the confined areas at the sides of the gums are not possible for ordinary electric toothbrushes whereas ultrasonic toothbrushes can do the same job in no time with the help of the ultrasonic waves which makes the bristles to vibrate the head with 18000 pulses. Additionally, the ultrasonic pulses can reach half an inch deeper inside the gums causing the erosion of the deep plaques.
Due to the intense action performed by this electric toothbrush, the periodontal issues like bleeding gums shall be reduced by 60% and the problems like gingivitis can be reduced by 28% within a short-term usage of 30 days. Smilex AU-300E electric toothbrush is works with a NIMH battery which is mostly used in hybrid vehicles. Moreover, this device contains two brush head which can be operated in two modes; 1.Cleaning mode in which soft bristles are used to clean various surfaces of the tooth.2. Massage mode in which the gums can be massaged as per the requirement of the user.
9. Sterline Sonic Electric toothbrush
Sterline Sonic Electric toothbrush is a rechargeable electric toothbrush which helps in removing the plaque and tartar to a great extent. The Sterline electric toothbrush has an elite outlook supported many spectacular features. The sonic technology used in this electric toothbrush can reach every nook and corner of the tooth thereby ensuring your dental hygiene. Sterline Sonic Electric toothbrush can operate in four modes which include clean, soft, whiten and massage mode.
Each mode can be used according to the dental conditions of the user. Further, the entire kit is equipped with 12 replacements of brush heads which can be used one after another. In other words, you don’t have to buy brush head for a complete year. The advanced deep clean technology in this Sterline Sonic Electric toothbrush can provide awesome freshness and makes you free from periodontal diseases. The special feature of this electric toothbrush is the sanitation method.
Usually, the sanitation of the electric toothbrushes is done by immersing them in the hot water. But, the Sterline Sonic Electric toothbrush is equipped with a UV light which constants shines on the bristles to kill all the germs. The charging system in this electric toothbrush is wireless. Additionally, like many other electric toothbrushes this device also contains a 2 minute timer and the interval pacer to concentrate on the four zones of the mouth.
10. FOREO Mint electric toothbrush
FOREO Mint electric toothbrush is also one of the best electric toothbrushes which work with the sonic pulse technology. True to the name of this electric toothbrush produces 183 sonic pulses per second which produce micro-sweeps to gently clean the gums and the teeth. Moreover, the FOREO Mint electric toothbrush uses the sonic technology moving back and forth with the bristles made up of special materials. The bristles of this electric brush are made up of special material called silicone and PBT polymer.
The silicone bristles concentrate on deep clean to the tooth whereas the PBT polymer concentrates on tongue cleaning. This electric tooth shall be liked by the children very much, as it seems to look like a bowling pin or a penguin. Using this device is also simple like any manual toothbrush. Place some toothpaste on the bristles and place it in the mouth.
The sonic technology removes the stains and plaques in all parts of the tooth with a gentle touch. Meanwhile, the soft polymer interacts with the gums to clean and massage them to the required level. The USB cord available with this kit allows the user to recharge it and also FOREO Mint electric toothbrush has a limited warranty of 2 years which proves the quality of the electric brush.