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Luxury and gimmicky toothbrush innovations increase the appeal of hygiene

Implications - Oral hygiene has improved dramatically over the last four decades, due to an increase in awareness, education and dental innovation. A new range of products make a necessary task like oral hygiene more convenient and enjoyable.
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83,683 Total Clicks
May 08 - Oct 08
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TechLifestyleGadgetsHealthLuxury
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Finger-Mounted Toothbrushes - Compact Travel Hygiene
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Average 9,532 Clicks Pub: Oct 9, 08
Finger-Mounted Toothbrushes
Compact Travel Hygiene
The finger-mounted toothbrush looks like it's simply a brush glued to a finger-sized condom. However, no matter how ridiculous this invention may be, its practical function cannot be denied. It is compact,… [More]
Double Sided Toothbrush - More Efficient Oral Hygiene
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Average 13,178 Clicks Pub: Jun 12, 08
Double Sided Toothbrush
More Efficient Oral Hygiene
There is now a double-sided toothbrush for those compulsive about their oral hygiene. One look at this nifty little idea provoked several questions in my mind, as the rat kept running faster on his treadmill.… [More]
Recycled Electric Toothbrush Gadgets - Bristlebot/Brushbot
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Mild 4,336 Clicks Pub: May 16, 08
Recycled Electric Toothbrush Gadgets
Bristlebot/Brushbot
Old toothbrushes can be used for all sorts of things - cleaning greasy engine parts, scrubbing hard-to-reach toilet nooks, and creating robotic artists. The folks at Evil Mad Science Laboratories discovered… [More]
Oral Pressure Washers - Philips Spraying Toothbrush
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Untested 6,970 Clicks Pub: May 15, 08
Oral Pressure Washers
Philips Spraying Toothbrush
The next home dental hygiene tool to enter the consumer market could well be high pressure tooth spray. Sonic toothbrushes, while relatively effective, can’t reach tough spots. Water picks, well, just… [More]
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