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10 Tooth-Cleaning Devices & Products of Yesteryear

Here at mental_floss, as the name suggests, we take our dental hygiene seriously. Accordingly, we felt it would be only fitting and proper to take a closer look at the products and devices folks have used throughout the centuries to fight plaque, tartar, oral fungi and other miscellaneous cavity creeps. 1. Miswak Cleaning Stick 4 out of [...]

Toothbrush Channels Water for Rinsing

Ostensibly, the Rinser toothbrush from Amron-Oral is designed to help you rinse your mouth. But it may also suddenly shoot water into your face when you’re too sleepy to think clearly. The Rinser comes with replacement heads so that you don’t have to buy a new handle when a set of bristles wears out. Watch [...]

Toes Toothbrush Holder

Toes Toothbrush Holder Р$2.95 Is your bathroom counter a mess. Get yourself organized with the Toes Toothbrush Holder from the NeatoShop.  These five little piggies will help you keep your toothbrush within reach. The Toes Toothbrush Holder is also great for holding pens or pencils. Be sure to check out the NeatoShop for more fabulous Bath Accessories. Link

Hello Kitty Flipper Toothbrush Holder

Hello Kitty Flipper Toothbrush Holder Р$5.95 Attention Hello Kitty lovers! Are you looking for a cute way to hygienically store and protect your toothbrush? Well, look no further! You need the Hello Kitty Flipper Toothbrush Holder from the NeatoShop! Be sure to check out all the adorable Hello Kitty & Sanrio items available at the NeatoShop.

Brush Your Teeth with This Stick

A miswak is a tooth cleaning stick made from the Salvadora persica tree. It’s traditionally used in Pakistan, India, and the Middle East in place of a modern plastic toothbrush. The bristles inside the plant, once exposed by cutting across the stem, are effective as a cleaning instrument. Leen Sadder, a design student, decided to [...]

Bacteria Assassin Ninja Toothbrush Sanitizer

The New Year holiday and that little bit of extra time off from work is a good time to get cleaned up, reorganized, and ready for a bright new year. I’ve been in the zone myself. After putting away all the Christmas decorations, I’m cleaning places that weren’t seen for the past month. The bathroom? [...]