For most parents, actually getting your children to show any kind of interest whatsoever in oral health and hygiene can be a challenge to say the least. More often than not, kids find the idea of brushing their teeth unpleasant and inconvenient, doing as much as they possibly can to make the process equally unpleasant for parents. As such, dentists recommend doing whatever it takes to try and make the idea of brushing not only less unpleasant, but perhaps even enjoyable. Easier said than done? Perhaps in some instances, but it’s also true to say that switching to a better brush really could make all the difference in the world.
And as far as little girls are concerned, the Braun Oral-B Advance Power Kids Toothbrush Disney Princess ticks all the right boxes. Along with being a gorgeous and highly effective brush in its own right, it’s also perfect for introducing children to the benefits and indeed the convenience of electric toothbrushes from an early age. Dentists recommend introducing kids to electric brushing from the age of three – the Braun Oral-B Advance Power Kids Toothbrush Disney Princess might just help make the transition a genuinely enjoyable one!
Realistically, you cannot expect children of a young age to get into the idea of brushing or using an electric toothbrush for the sake of having clean teeth. Instead, it’s a case of finding them an electric toothbrush that they will interpret more as a toy than an oral hygiene tool. In the case of the Braun Oral-B Advance Power Kids Toothbrush Disney Princess, what you are looking at is an extremely high quality, high-performance electric toothbrush that has been designed to be as enjoyable to use as possible.
If you have a child that is in any way into Disney Princesses, chances are this brush while will and truly hit the nail on the head. It has been designed with a gorgeous pink and blue colours theme, not to mention additional Disney Princess imagery on the brush head itself. Even the packaging has been designed in a way that is guaranteed to appeal to kids – chances are they’ll be genuinely excited to rip it open and get started right away.
For a toothbrush with such a low purchase price, the build quality of the Braun Oral-B Advance Power Kids Toothbrush Disney Princess is surprisingly robust. Which technically speaking is a good idea, given the way in which kids are not known to treat things like this particularly gently! It is manufactured largely from high quality plastic, with plenty of rubberised material around the back of the handle to improve grip during use. Even when wet, it doesn’t get too slippery to manage. Along with this, it is just the right size, shape and weight for young hands to use and enjoy using.
Last but not least, replacement heads can be picked up for the Braun Oral-B Advance Power Kids Toothbrush Disney Princess with different pictures of different Disney Princess from a variety of movies, which in turn means you can always find just the replacement to suit the interests of your child.
In terms of performance, it’s safe to say that the Braun Oral-B Advance Power Kids Toothbrush Disney Princess is most certainly not all about form without function. Quite to the contrary in fact, the brush itself features a side to side action with no less than 5,600 movements per minute, with the potential to remove 100% more plaque than standard brushing. The action is strong enough to make a real difference, but at the same time gentle enough to protect sensitive teeth and gums. The head is comparatively soft and will therefore need replacing on a relatively regular basis, though replacement heads from this particular range are far from expensive.
There is only one power setting which keeps things nice and simple, though incredibly for a toothbrush at this price point, the Braun Oral-B Advance Power Kids Toothbrush Disney Princess features a two-minute timer to help encourage kids to brush for the recommended amount of time. Not only this, but another bonus of investing in the Braun Oral-B Advance Power Kids collection is the way in which you also get the option of downloading a Disney-themed timer app, 100% free of charge. In a nutshell, this is basically a two-minute interactive video, which encourages kids to brush while watching the video at the same time. In conjunction with the two-minute timer, this can be incredibly effective in nurturing good oral hygiene habits and ensuring kids brush for the full recommended two-minute period.
As for whether or not all of this works, Braun Oral-B proudly states that more than 90 per cent of children who use these electric toothbrushes not only brush for longer periods of time, but are also more enthusiastic to brush on a more regular basis. Experts comprehensively agree that getting kids into a healthy oral hygiene habits from the earliest possible age can be highly beneficial – the Braun Oral-B Advance Power Kids Toothbrush Disney Princess clearly representing an outstanding tool for the job.
Of course, when you pay this kind of money for an electric toothbrush, you cannot expect it to be supplied with many additional accessories or be rechargeable. In the case of the Braun Oral-B Advance Power Kids Toothbrush Disney Princess, all you get is the toothbrush itself and the 2xAA batteries needed to power it. Rechargeable toothbrushes have their advantages, but it is also advantageous to be able to simply switch to new batteries as and when required. Not that this will be necessary on a regular basis, as chances are you will get several weeks’ use with each change of batteries.
Value For Money
Along with representing an extremely effective way of encouraging children to take an active interest in brushing, the Braun Oral-B Advance Power Kids Toothbrush Disney Princess also represents outstanding value for money. Depending on where you head to buy one, it is perfectly possible to pick one up for no more than around £10 to £15. These aren’t the kinds of toothbrushes that are designed to last forever, but for to this kind of price they still represent brilliant value for money.
And not only will you most likely find it much easier to get your kids interested in brushing, but you will also get the satisfaction of knowing that their new electric toothbrush is doing an exponentially better job removing plaque, preventing cavities and generally caring for their mouth.