Oral-B became part of the Gillette group in 1984. Braun, also part of the Gillette group at that time, started to use the Oral-B brand for electric toothbrushes. Oral-B has been part of the Procter & Gamble company since 2006.
Are Braun and Oral-B toothbrush heads interchangeable?
The Replacement Toothbrush Heads are compatible with most Oral B toothbrush models. Replacement toothbrush heads clean in between teeth,working to prevent cavities and gingivitis. High quality generic toothbrush head. indicator bristles remind you when its time to change.
Which Braun Oral-B toothbrush is best?
We extensively tested 14 electric toothbrushes and declare the Oral-B Pro 2000 to be our Best Choice. It performs well for its reasonable price, comes with all the necessary functions and efficiently removes plaque and bacterial build-up. Our recommended toothbrush in the premium category is the Oral-B Genius 10000N.
Who is the parent company of Oral-B?
Procter & Gamble Oral-B/Parent companies Oral-B ® is the worldwide leader in the over $5 billion brushing market. Part of the Procter & Gamble Company, the brand includes manual and electric toothbrushes for children and adults, oral irrigators and interdental products, such as dental floss.
What is the difference between the Oral-B electric toothbrushes?
Our Oral-B 1000 models are an excellent choice and they are all actually the same unit in terms of power and technicality. The difference between them is the brush head which comes in the box (eg. CrossAction 1000 will have a CrossAction toothbrush head), and the color of the toothbrush handle.
Are all Oral B Brush Heads compatible?
With the exception of Pulsonic models, all Oral B brush heads work with all Oral B toothbrushes so you can interchange different heads. This means you can build multiple heads into your cleaning routine, depending on the type of cleaning action you want. Precision Clean is the original Oral B brush head.
Do Oral-B toothbrush heads fit all models?
All of our Replacement Brush Heads deliver the oscillating-rotating power that makes Oral-B® the #1 dentist-recommended brand, but there are a few key differences that make each one unique. And, since all of our brush heads fit all of our electric toothbrush handles, its easy to find the perfect fit for you.
Which toothbrush do dentists recommend?
Dentists recommend brushing teeth for a minimum of two minutes, twice a day, with a soft-bristled toothbrush. The right toothbrush is a matter of personal preference and financial considerations. A classic, manual brush costs a few dollars. An electric toothbrush can cost over $100.
Why is Oral-B toothpaste the best?
Oral-B toothpastes are some of the most commonly recommended by dental professionals. Many Oral-B toothpastes contain Stannous Fluoride Complex, consisting of stannous fluoride and Active Clean polyphosphate crystals to provide a unique cleaning sensation that you can actually feel working.
Is Crest owned by Oral-B?
P&G bought Gillette in October 2005. Ten months later, new Crest Pro-Health toothpaste and Oral-B Vitality toothbrushes hit stores separately, backed by different advertising. Still, “Oral-B will continue to be Oral-B, and Crest will continue to be Crest.
How many times a day should you use an electric toothbrush?
Now that youve chosen an electric brush over a manual one, make sure you use it two times every day. Of course, you cant count on brushing alone – maintain a healthy hygiene routine by flossing daily and scheduling dental exams and cleanings twice a year.
When should I replace my Oral-B brush head?
The American Dental Association (ADA) recommends you replace your toothbrush head approximately every three to four months (around 90 days) to prevent bacteria from building up on the bristles.
Are Oral-B heads Universal?
All of the Oral-B brush heads will fit to and work with any of the current and many older Oral-B electric toothbrushes. They are designed to be interchangeable*. All brush heads work on any Oral-B brush handle and cleaning mode.
Can you overcharge electric toothbrush?
Yes! Yes it will affect the overall battery life. Just like any battery it is best to let it drain before charging.
Should I leave my Oral B electric toothbrush plugged in?
Oral-B® Electric Toothbrush Tips If this is your first time using the product, you should fully charge the battery before using, which can take up to 16 hours. Once your handle is fully charged, continue using your electric toothbrush until no charge is left. This will help your battery perform at its best longer.
Is it worth buying electric toothbrush?
Electric toothbrushes can be more effective at eliminating buildup. Studies have shown that individuals using electric toothbrushes have less accumulation of plaque and bacteria on their teeth than those who use manual brushes. You are less likely to brush too hard.
Whats better Colgate or Oral-B?
Colgate Total is recommended by more UK dentists and hygienists than any other toothpaste. This paste is clinically proven to be more effective at controlling plaque than a regular fluoride toothpaste. Oral B ProExpert toothpastes provide a unique, clean feeling and long lasting fresh breath.
Does Oral-B toothpaste whiten teeth?
3DWhite Luxe Perfection toothpaste is our fastest and most advanced teeth whitening technology. The innovative enamel-safe formula of the 3DWhite Luxe Perfection toothpaste removes surfaces stains, enhances your smiles beauty and protect against new stains. Dentists recommend brushing for two minutes twice daily.
What does B in Oral-B stand for?
brush Oral-B became part of the Gillette group in 1984. Braun, also part of the Gillette group at that time, started to use the Oral-B brand for electric toothbrushes. A company representative has stated that the B in Oral-B stands for brush.