Just walk down the aisle of your local drug store, and you will see countless products to improve your breath, brighten your teeth or replace flossing! Tartar control toothpaste, fluoride toothpaste, whitening toothpaste, natural ingredient toothpaste, soft bristle toothbrush, electric toothbrush, waxed flossed, flavored floss…the oral care product list is endless, and it can be difficult to know what products are truly best for you.
At Dental Health and Wellness Boston, during your dental visit, we not only conduct comprehensive dental exams including oral cancer screenings and periodontal disease screening, our hygienists are trained in the latest procedures and diagnostic techniques to keep your teeth healthy, from brushing and flossing techniques and nutritional counseling to determining which fluoride and remineralizing products are right for you. Best of all, we offer a variety of products right in our own office, saving you a trip to the store and ensuring that you are getting the highest quality dental care options!
Rotodent Power Toothbrush
An investment in a power toothbrush is truly a solid investment in dental health for a lifetime. Unlike regular toothbrushes, power brushes prevent the user from brushing too hard which can cause harmful abrasion to the gum line. Compared to other power brushes, Rotodent is also superior as it is clinically proven to remove 92% of plaque where other power brushes remove only 80-82%. Rotodent is available for $139.
MI Paste and MI Paste Plus
Containing calcium, phosphate and fluoride and the only dental products with RecaldentTM, MI Paste and MI Paste Plus work to correct numerous oral health issues, strengthen and remineralize your teeth and stimulate your own healthy saliva production. These products are ideal for patients suffering from dry mouth caused by medication (Xerostomia) or those who experience regular tooth sensitivity and are available for just $16 in five great flavors (Melon, Mint, Strawberry, Tutti-Frutti and Vanilla).
Tooth and Gums Tonic
Made with essential oils and herbal extracts, Tooth and Gums Tonic utilizes the power of green tea to fight cavities and gum disease and prevents bacteria from sticking or adhering to tooth surfaces. A great natural alternative to traditional mouth rinses, Tooth and Gums Tonic is a great choice for those suffering from bad breath (halitosis). The Tonic can be purchased in a large bottle for $28 or travel-sized at $8.
Tooth and Gums Paste
From the same company that makes Tooth and Gums Tonic, Dental Herb Company brings you Tooth and Gums Paste. With ingredients including Gum Cellulose, Extracts of Echinacea, Red Thyme, Cinnamon Bark and Lavender, this fluoride-free toothpaste is a natural option for good oral health at $12 per tube.
Tooth and Gums Spritz
For fresh breath on the go, this Dental Herb Company product, available for $10, packs a powerful, natural punch against bad breath bacteria. Made with only herbs and botanicals without alcohol, synthetic chemicals, artificial sweeteners or preservatives, Tooth and Gums Spritz is your travel-size secret weapon.
Oral B Fluoride Rinse
From renowned dental care brand Oral B, this rinse offers the benefits of fluoride including cavity protection and tooth decay prevention for your daily at-home regimen. The rinse is available for $16.
CariFree HA Nano Gel
CariFree HA Nano Gel is a completely non-abrasive, fluoride-free, refreshing tooth gel that combines the proven benefits of xylitol with CariFree’s patent-pending pH+ technology. This minty, foaming gel is to be used twice a day in place of toothpaste and is ideal for use on dental restorations like veneers and crowns. Most adults with gum recession, a history of periodontal disease, or tooth decay benefit from this product. CariFree Gel is available for $16.
For dry mouth suffers, CariFree Boost is a xylitol-containing mint flavored mouth spray that can be used throughout the day as needed, helping to neutralize acids after eating or drinking. Boost is alcohol-free and fluoride-free and available for $8.