The handle of this Sonicare device is a unique blend of pale blue and green colors that are kid-friendly, giving it the look that appeals to children.
Additionally, this toothbrush comes with a built-in minute timer, making it easier for children to brush their teeth for the recommended amount of time.
The front portion of the toothbrush's handle comprises of two buttons:
- The power button, which is used to turn on/off the toothbrush.
- The mode button which is used to change the intensity of the toothbrush.
The back portion of the toothbrush's handle has a rubber grip material which allows comfort and grip on the child's hand during brushing.
It also comes with eight different customizable stickers and two bonus stickers, which are attached to the white area of the handle to add a child's interest in the Sonicare kids toothbrush.
When teaching children about oral hygiene, it is important to emphasize proper brushing techniques.
There is a standard-sized brush head included in this toothbrush's package.
Its brush head is like the brush heads with the latter Sonicare toothbrushes.
You can, however, buy the smaller brush head separately.
Key points in smaller brush heads:
- It comprises shorter and longer bristles, which help in cleansing teeth.
- The short bristles of the toothbrush help in removing plaque from the teeth surfaces and the longer bristles clean accumulated debris in between the teeth.
- Children with smaller mouths and adults who find difficulty using the regular version can use the smaller brush head.
A rubberized material covers the brush head's rear, providing comfort and protecting the developing teeth from any undesired traumas when brushing. This ensures a positive kids' experience during their oral care routine.
The Sonicare for Kids toothbrush comes with an attractive turquoise design.
Little hands can easily hold and control it thanks to its compact size and easy-to-grip handle.
The vibrant and fun design attracts children, motivating them to actively take part in their dental hygiene routine.
Ease of Use
The single power button and absence of additional buttons make cleaning teeth easier.
The ergonomic form of these brushes handles is suitable for both little children and adults with large hands.
Besides assisting your child in becoming accustomed to cleaning their teeth using an electric toothbrush, this toothbrush's handle has other functions that promote excellent brushing habits.
Let's take a more in-depth look at what they offer.
This toothbrush has an easy-start feature.
Holding the intensity button and then pressing the power button activates the feature.
The easy-start feature increases its level of intensity after 14 brushing sessions.
For the easy-start aspect to operate effectively, the Sonicare toothbrush must be on for one minute during each session.
To help children brush more thoroughly and frequently, this Sonicare brush for kids has Bluetooth that connects with an interactive app.
Now let us discuss how does the app work:
Just download the app onto your mobile device.
The app can run on both iOS and Android smartphones.
There is no cost associated with downloading the app.
The Sonicare toothbrush has to be paired with the user's Bluetooth.
The app essentially transforms brushing one's teeth into a fun game.
There is a built-in little hairy creature known as a sparkly, who will teach your child the correct way of brushing teeth.
These sparkly is the same creature that appear on the stickers.
By following the app's instructions, your child can earn online rewards, keep records of each brushing session, and many more.
It's a fun way to teach your children to develop good dental hygiene practices that can last a lifetime.
This toothbrush for kids has a built-in KidTimer.
If you initially use this toothbrush in gentle mode, it will automatically shut off after one minute.
The timer will progressively rise over the following 90 days until your kid brushes their teeth for the necessary two minutes, as suggested by dentists.
The gentle transition of the KidTimer helps youngsters brush for two minutes.
On regular mode(high), the KidTimer shuts off the toothbrush after two minutes.
The Sonicare toothbrush designed for kids starts a couple of enjoyable tones every 30 seconds to remind you to switch quadrants.
The idea is to brush each quadrant of your child's mouth for 30 seconds at a time.
This feature instills a brushing habit that enables your child to evenly and thoroughly clean their teeth.
The kid's Sonicare rechargeable model uses the same wireless charging technology as the latter Sonicare line.
There will be no plugging in cables or tinkering around with the setup.
The battery is a lithium-ion type and lasts for up to two weeks (from the start of charging till empty).
Once the handle is positioned over the charger's little rod, the toothbrush will begin to charge instantly.
When charging, the Sonicare beeps twice and blinks light to show that it is charging.
It takes approximately 24 hours to fully charge.
The warranty of this toothbrush is for two years.
There’s an accompanying card with the instruction manual that instructs you how to register online.
By registering online, you get an extension of an additional six months, increasing the entire warranty period to two years and a six months.
The most significant thing is that it's completely free to do!
This electric toothbrush uses patented sonic technology and is proven to be 75 percent more effective than a manual toothbrush at removing plaque.
Most parents (98%) report that it is easier to encourage their children to brush teeth for long periods.
Regarding the children of dental professionals, they opt for Sonicare for Kids by 91 percent.