- 1 How do you use Sonicare brush heads?
- 2 Do Sonicare brush heads fit all models?
- 3 When should I change my Sonicare brush head?
- 4 How do I stop my electric toothbrush from going Mouldy?
- 5 Why does my electric toothbrush smell bad?
- 6 How do you change a toothbrush head?
- 7 How do you get a toothbrush head off?
- 8 Do generic Sonicare brush heads work?
- 9 Does Sonicare make round brush heads?
- 10 What is the difference between the Sonicare brush heads?
How do you use Sonicare brush heads?
Instructions to use your Philips Sonicare Toothbrush
- Wet the bristles of the brush head.
- Apply a small amount of toothpaste.
- Place the bristles against your teeth at a 45° angle, towards the gum line.
- Press the power button to start brushing.
Do Sonicare brush heads fit all models?
There are two types of brush heads: Snap/Click on and Twist/Screw on. The snap on or click on brush heads are compatible with most of our rechargeable Sonicare Toothbrush handles. These will fit all Philips Sonicare toothbrush handles except for the PowerUp Battery and Essence model.
When should I change my Sonicare brush head?
It is recommended to replace your Philips Sonicare Brush Head every three months of normal use (brushing twice a day) or when the blue indicator bristles wear out. One reason is because brush heads can get weary and will be less effective in removing plague.
How do I stop my electric toothbrush from going Mouldy?
Ways to Prevent Mold From Forming On Your Toothbrush
- Thoroughly Rinse Your Toothbrush After Each Use.
- Thoroughly Remove Water From Your Toothbrush After Each Use.
- Don’t Store Your Toothbrush in a Cup.
- Make Sure Your Toothbrush Receives Proper Airflow in Storage.
- Disinfect Your Toothbrush With Anti-Bacterial Mouthwash.
Why does my electric toothbrush smell bad?
The accumulated water and protein-laden water drips down and there are enough nutrients in that water to allow bacteria and mold to grow [sic]. Which all sounds about right: Gunk and mold thrive wherever water sits stagnant—say, the base of the toothbrush, or where the head is attached.
How do you change a toothbrush head?
To remove, snap or pull off the brush head from the handle. To apply a new brush head, slide it in at the same angle as the removal. Your electric toothbrush should also include directions in the packaging. Keep the instructions in the bathroom or snap a picture to easily check on your phone.
How do you get a toothbrush head off?
Remove old Brush Head: Grip the head and handle in opposite hands, bristles facing away from you. Place your thumb on the dots, then gently pull the head off in a slight arc motion (don’t snap it directly backwards). Remove motor and battery: Pull the motor out by lifting it by the wings or using the thumbnail notch.
Do generic Sonicare brush heads work?
Although the generic brush heads will get the job done, the bristles in the ones we tested felt stiffer (and a bit prickly, even) compared with the brand-name ones. The ADA recommends using a brush with soft bristles, as firmer brushes are harsher on gums and can lead to wear and tear and even gum recession.
Does Sonicare make round brush heads?
Best all- round Philips Sonicare brush head You want to opt for the Sonicare C1 Pro Results or C2 Optimal Plaque Control brush head is my choice for superior every day, all-round cleaning.
What is the difference between the Sonicare brush heads?
DiamondClean brush heads offer better cleaning and gum health along with whiter teeth. ProResults brush heads give the best all-round cleaning effect and great plaque removal. InterCare brush heads have extra long bristles to access hard-to-reach areas inside your mouth.