- 1 Are sonic toothbrushes bad for your teeth?
- 2 How does the Sonicare app work?
- 3 How do I change the intensity on my Philips Sonicare toothbrush?
- 4 Do you use toothpaste with Sonic?
- 5 Do sonic toothbrushes use toothpaste?
- 6 Which is better oscillating or sonic toothbrush?
- 7 Are sonic toothbrushes worth it?
- 8 Is sonic toothbrush better than electric?
- 9 What does the yellow light mean on a Sonicare toothbrush?
- 10 Why do I need Bluetooth on my toothbrush?
- 11 How do I connect my Sonicare toothbrush to Bluetooth?
- 12 What are the 3 main features of all Sonicare toothbrushes?
- 13 Should I charge my Sonicare every night?
- 14 How do I make my electric toothbrush vibrate more?
Are sonic toothbrushes bad for your teeth?
Used properly, an electric toothbrush should not hurt your gums or enamel but instead promote overall oral health. Many people are guilty of brushing too hard, which can, over time, cause irreversible damage to tooth enamel and can cause receding gums, which is also irreversible.
How does the Sonicare app work?
The Sonicare app monitors your habits, like if you’re reaching all areas of your mouth, how long you brush or how much pressure you’re using, and coaches you with tailored advice. This coaching helps to ensure consistent, complete coverage, every time you brush.
How do I change the intensity on my Philips Sonicare toothbrush?
Your Sonicare Toothbrush gives you the option to choose between 3 different intensity levels: low, medium and high. Based on the brush head you attach, the intensity will be selected automatically. If you wish to change to a different intensity, you can do so by pressing the mode/intensity button while brushing.
Do you use toothpaste with Sonic?
The sonic toothbrush should be used for two minutes. This can be done before or after using the Water Flossing mode. For those who like to walk around while brushing, the Water Flosser hose can be easily disconnected. Any type of toothpaste can be used with the unit including products that contain baking soda.
Do sonic toothbrushes use toothpaste?
To use a sonic toothbrush, you should follow these instructions: Wet the bristles and use a small bit of toothpaste.
Which is better oscillating or sonic toothbrush?
Electric rotating-oscillating toothbrushes come with lower power than sonic toothbrushes, but due to the rotating head you can find them quite powerful in removing the plaque off your teeth. Sonic toothbrushes, on the other hand, are considered much more effective thanks to the high level of vibrations they provide.
Are sonic toothbrushes worth it?
Studies have even shown that sonic toothbrushes still provide superior plaque removal even when they are held up to 4mm away from the tooth’s surface! Obviously, users should brush in full contact with their teeth, but this is a testament to how effectively people can clean their teeth with this technology.
Is sonic toothbrush better than electric?
While both the sonic and electric toothbrushes work well in comparison to the manual toothbrush, the sonic toothbrush is undeniably more efficient in cleaning your teeth. Electric toothbrushes typically have bristles that either scrub forward and backward or rotate in a mechanized motion.
What does the yellow light mean on a Sonicare toothbrush?
The yellow light indicates a low battery. For more assistance please contact Philips Sonicare directly at 800-682-76964.
Why do I need Bluetooth on my toothbrush?
The smart, or Bluetooth, toothbrush records brushing times, how long you brush different areas of the mouth, how much pressure you apply, what angle you hold the brush at, and more, and the app lets you know all of these data points.
How do I connect my Sonicare toothbrush to Bluetooth?
Instructions to connect your toothbrush to the Sonicare App
- Install the latest version of the Sonicare App.
- Turn on Bluetooth on your smart phone.
- Turn on your toothbrush by taking it off the charger or pressing the mode button.
- Open the Sonicare App and tap ‘Brush’ on the top right corner.
- Your toothbrush is now syncing.
What are the 3 main features of all Sonicare toothbrushes?
The three features that define the advantage that the best electric brushes have over a manual brush are the Smartimer, Quadpacer, and the 31,000 strokes per 60 seconds brush speed. The Smartimer feature will make sure you maximize every session when you brush.
Should I charge my Sonicare every night?
Keep it on the charger every night and the battery will last 5-10 years. If you only charge it every 3 weeks, the battery will likely last 15-20 years. I actually bought this toothbrush to replace a sonicare with a lithium ion battery that I had for 10 years.
How do I make my electric toothbrush vibrate more?
Wrap something around the electric toothbrush You can use pretty much anything, but as with all soundproofing solutions, the denser the material, the more sound you’ll muffle. Some of the best options include things like a washcloth or hand towel, a t-shirt or sweater, or a blanket.