Philips Sonicare For Kids Connected Sonic Electric Rechargeable Toothbrush
Teaching children to regularly brush their teeth can be a daunting task, especially when it’s bedtime and the prospect of sleeping is more enticing than following a good oral hygiene routine.
The key to guiding your child to the right path of good dental practices is making the oral hygiene routine as fun and engaging as possible. This should be coupled with an easy-to-use electric toothbrush that effectively removes stubborn plaque in hard-to-reach areas.The Philips Sonicare for Kids Connected Sonic Electric Rechargeable Toothbrush is a smart solution in delivering superior cleaning technology while helping your child develop good oral care habits independently.
With its integrated Bluetooth wireless technology directly connected to an interactive app, each brushing becomes fun, resulting in longer brushing time and better dental check-ups.
- Patented sonic technology delivering 500 strokes per second
- Integrated KidTimer that ensures a full 2-minute brushing time as recommended by dentists
- KidPacer alerting the child to move to the next quadrant of the mouth
- Integrated Bluetooth technology
- Free interactive app containing brushing tips accessible via Bluetooth
- 8 interchangeable handle stickers for customization
- Standard size brush head
- Charger base
Just when you thought there’s no hope in making brushing time exciting for children, the Philips Sonicare for Kids Connected Sonic Electric Rechargeable Toothbrush steps up to get kids excited about brushing.
The unit’s 500 brush strokes per second is similar to the specs of Sonicare’s high-end models rated at 31,000 strokes per minute.
The Philips Sonicare for Kid’s brush performance is guaranteed to be 75% more effective in plaque removal and cleaning than the average manual toothbrush, especially in hard-to-reach areas.
This electric rechargeable toothbrush comes with two brush modes, helping kids to adjust to vibrations at low level before trying the intensity of vibration at regular level. The low-level option is also useful if the higher power of the brush discomforts or scares them.
It also includes the basic level Sonicare features, such as superior cleaning technology, prevention of gum disease, and ergonomic design.
What sets Philips Sonicare for Kids apart from other electric toothbrushes is its Bluetooth feature set connected to a cleverly programmed free app that effectively teaches children how to brush properly through the animated cute pet, “Sparkly”.
Sparkly basically serves as a visual guide that helps children do a good job in brushing by displaying the movement of the brush around its mouth while its virtual teeth become cleaner and the germs getting vanquished.
By following the correct way of brushing teeth demonstrated by the virtual pet, children will get the habit of the routine and will soon manage to do a better job of brushing by themselves.
Educational snippets including brushing goals help kids come back for more. It comes with fun gifts and prizes to encourage successful brushing sessions and a simple tracking module that helps parents as well as dental practitioners monitor and track children’s brushing performance.
The app also sends parents reminders when children miss brushing sessions.
Another advantage is its two minute KidTimer. This means no more guessing how much time your kid is brushing. The built-in 2 minute timer will help you in promoting the appropriate duration of brushing time as recommended by the American Dental Association.
Additional fun items that make brushing fun for kids include the set of colorful stickers which children can customize their brush with. These stickers are designed to hold up with repeated use and frequent splashes so you are assured that the stickers will serve their value along with the brush.
With the clever design coupled with the brilliant app, it is hard to find shortcomings with the Philips Sonicare for Kids Connected Sonic Electric Rechargeable Toothbrush.
The only minor limitation would probably be its standard brush head which does not include a wear indicator function, unlike the other Sonicare brush models for adults. This means that you won’t be so sure when you need to replace the brush head.
Patented with sonic technology that ensures dynamic cleaning action that reaches effectively and gently between teeth and along the gumline, and coupled with a fun and educational interactive app, the Philips Sonicare for Kids Connected Sonic Electric Rechargeable Toothbrush is the excellent partner for your child’s oral hygiene.
While this brush is relatively more expensive than the average manual toothbrush, it makes a good long-term investment by protecting your child’s teeth and gum health, resulting in better check-ups and less dental expense.
There’s no need to make every brushing time a battlefield. With the Sonicare for Kids, you can get your child to brush teeth properly without argument.