What is the Colgate Kids Toothbrush?
This Colgate Kids Toothbrush is a manual toothbrush designed to be perfect for children aged 4 – 6. The handle is the perfect size for little hands and the extra soft bristles are kind to young teeth. This brush is part of the Colgate Kids Toothbrush range, which also has brushes suitable for children aged 0 – 3 and 6+.
Why is it important for children to brush their teeth?
It’s important for children to learn to brush their teeth properly as they grow up, as it helps to prevent tooth decay. Tooth decay happens when plaque builds up on your teeth, giving harmful plaque acids the chance to attack your child’s teeth and cause damage. This causes toothache, sensitive teeth and even bad breath.
How till the Colgate Kids Toothbrush help my child to brush their teeth?
The Colgate Kids Toothbrush uses extra soft bristles that are kind on your child’s developing teeth. Its handle is specially shaped to fit children’s hands, so your kids can have more control over how they brush their teeth. The toothbrush also has a suction cup which keeps the brush upright when your child isn’t using it, preventing little accidents that could make the brush dirty.
How often should my kids brush their teeth?
Your children should use their new Colgate Kids Toothbrush to brush their teeth twice a day, brushing for at least 2 minutes at a time. This helps to ensure that they’ve brushed all of their teeth properly, forming good habits as they grow older.
How often should I get my child a new toothbrush?
Dentists recommend that everyone, no matter what their age, should get a new toothbrush every 3 months. Over 3 months of use, your toothbrush becomes old and the bristles less effective at cleaning your teeth. Getting a new toothbrush regularly makes it easier to clean your teeth properly.