What is the Oral-B Smart 5 5000 Electric toothbrush?
This Oral-B 5000 electric toothbrush is a rechargeable toothbrush from the World’s Number 1 Dentist Recommended brand. It comes with 3 Oral-B brush heads, so you can choose which one is your favourite and gives the best possible clean for your teeth. The handy travel case means that you can take this product with you anywhere in the world, so you’ll never have to be without your new favourite toothbrush.
How will this toothbrush keep my teeth cleaner and healthier?
The Oral-B 5000 uses a 2-minute timer, so you’ll know that you’ve cleaned your teeth for the right amount of time, as recommended by dentists. It also features a pressure sensor, which keeps you from putting too much pressure on your teeth and gums as you brush, helping to keep them healthy as you clean. This toothbrush has 5 different brushing modes, including sensitive, whitening, and gum care, so you can give your teeth the care they need to be clean and healthy.
Why is keeping your teeth clean so important?
A thorough dental care routine which includes 2 minutes of brushing twice a day is essential to keep your teeth clean and healthy. When you clean your teeth, you remove harmful plaque acids which build up on your teeth throughout the day. When these plaque acids are given the right environment, they can damage your teeth and gums, causing tooth decay and gum disease.
Should I use an electric or a manual toothbrush?
Although many people are happy with their manual toothbrush, more and more people are choosing to switch to electric toothbrushes. This is because of the extra features electric toothbrushes offer that manual brushes just don’t have. For example, the 2-minute timer which helps you to brush your teeth for the dentist-recommended time. Some electric toothbrushes also feature pressure sensors and different brushing modes so you can get the best possible clean for your teeth.
What’s included with the Oral-B Smart 5 5000 toothbrush?
This pack contains your new Oral-B 5000 toothbrush and everything you’ll need to use it right away:
- Oral-B Smart 5 5000 electric toothbrush handle x 1
- Oral-B brush heads x 3
- Travel case x 1
- 2 pin UK plug x 1
How long will this toothbrush last when its charged?
When you charge your Oral-B 5000 toothbrush you’ll get up to 2 weeks of brushing time before you’ll need to charge it again.
Which Oral-B toothbrush heads can I use with this toothbrush?
The Oral-B 5000 toothbrush handle can be used with most of the electric toothbrush heads in the Oral-B range, including:
- Oral-B Cross Action
- Oral-B 3D White
- Oral-B Sensi Ultrathin
- Oral-B Sensitive Clean
- Oral-B Precision Clean
- Oral-B Floss Action
- Oral-B Tri Zone
- Oral-B Dual Clean
- Oral-B Power Tip
- Oral-B Ortho Care
How often should I change my electric toothbrush head?
Dentists recommend that you should change your electric toothbrush head or your manual toothbrush every 3 months so you can be sure you’re getting the most effective clean possible. As you use your toothbrush over 3 months, the bristles go through natural wear and tear that makes it more difficult to clean your teeth effectively. This is why you’ll need to keep an eye on your toothbrush and when it needs replacing.
Can I replace the battery in this model?
No, you cannot replace the battery in your Oral-B electric toothbrush. The battery is contained within the electronics of the toothbrush handle and the unit is then sealed to keep it water tight
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