Beauty 101: Mouth health

This week’s instalment of Beauty 101 is taking care of your chompers. From whitening and flossing to brushing and rinsing, these 10 brands have all the tools needed to keep your pearly whites glistening, your breath fresh and your overall oral health in check. 

Pearl Drops Instant Natural White

This purple tooth polish instantly brightens teeth and lifts stains, with long-term whitening effects. Formulated with detoxifying activated charcoal, it helps to lift out impurities, and contains fluoride and plaque removers to boost stain removal, while optical brighteners provide that instant sparkle after just one use. 

Ultrafresh Breath Spray

Ultrafresh Breath Spray offers an alternative and convenient way to achieve clean, fresh breath. These sugar-free sprays help kill the bacteria that cause bad breath and each bottle provides more than 100 sprays.


This non-abrasive electric toothbrush expertly incorporates ultra-hygienic, medical-grade silicone and PBT polymer for gentle brushing. The toothbrush also removes plaque, helps prevent cavities, tartar build-up and provides a comfortable gum massage with up to 16 adjustable speeds. 

Oral-B 3D White Advanced Seal Whitestrip

Oral-B 3D White Advanced Seal Whitestrips are thin, flexible whitening strips which conform to the shape of teeth, containing the same enamel-safe whitening ingredient used by dentists. The new Advanced Seal Anti-Slip Technology makes for even easier application, helping to remove stains and to achieve a naturally radiant, white smile. 

Nu Skin® AP 24® Whitening Fluoride Toothpaste

This advanced toothpaste lightens teeth without peroxide, while helping prevent cavities and plaque formation. It has a proprietary blend of hydrated silica and alumina (aluminum oxide) to polish and smooth teeth without eroding enamel. 

SpinBrush Pro Clean - Medium Brush

SpinBrush Pro Clean - Medium Brush is designed with two moving heads and micro-cleaning bristles to remove up to 70 per cent more of the hard-to-reach plaque.

iWhite Instant Whitening Mouthwash

This daily mouthwash works to whiten teeth after one use, prevent plaque formation, dissolve tooth discolouration and remove stains. The formula contains blue covarine and fluoride to strengthen teeth and works to whiten teeth by up to eight shades. 

Green People Toothpaste Peppermint and Aloe Vera

Green People Toothpaste Peppermint and Aloe Vera is a natural mint toothpaste, suitable for the whole family. Certified by EcoCert, this toothpaste is formulated with over 89 per cent organic plant ingredients, including organic aloe vera, peppermint and myrrh. 

Colgate Total® Waxed Dental Floss

Colgate Total® Waxed Dental Floss is dental floss that is specifically designed to access hard to reach areas in between the teeth. It helps to remove plaque that causes tooth decay, gum problems and bacteria that can lead to bad breath.

LUSH Dirty Toothy Tabs

Wherever you go, these solid alternatives to toothpaste will keep you feeling fresh, with kaolin powder, neroli and spearmint oils.