What is the difference between Oral Botanica Kids and Oral Botanica Classic?

Oral Botanica Kids is in particular designed for the oral care needs of kids. In addition, the product is less spicy than Oral Botanica Classic. Feedback from numerous families has shown that kids prefer an oral care product which is free from burning sensations.

Can Oral Botanica Kids be used by adults?

Yes. If an adult needs an oral care product to clean the teeth, freshen the breath and maintaining gums healthy, Oral Botanica Kids can be used. However, if the adult already suffers of gingivitis or periodontitis, Oral Botanica Classic will be more appropriate.

Can Oral Botanica Kids clean the teeth although it is not foamy?

Yes, the active ingredients in Oral Botanica Kids dissolve and remove stains and dirt when your child uses it on her/his toothbrush. Foam is not needed at all for this oil based formulation. Foam is only needed if your child uses toothpastes which are always water based. As foam in toothpastes is generated by surfactants that cannot always be regarded as safe, the absence of such surfactants is one of the advantages of Oral Botanica Kids over toothpastes.

Does Oral Botanica Kids fight cavities in kids’ teeth?

Yes, the product has been designed for this purpose and fights cavities effectively.

Should my child use Oral Botanica Kids together with toothpaste or mouthwash?

No. Oral Botanica Kids has been designed as a ‘stand alone’ product and is both, safer and more effective than conventional toothpastes and mouthwashes. Have your child use only Oral Botanica Kids as an oral care product.

Are there any kids who should not use Oral Botanica Kids?

It is not suitable if a child is allergic to nuts (almond oil) or mints (spearmint oil).

Is it safe if my child uses Oral Botanica Kids long term?

Yes. Oral Botanica Kids consists of 100% organic food grade ingredients. It contains no synthetic chemicals, not even in traces. This is a great advantage over chemicals laden toothpastes and mouthwashes.

What does food grade mean?

It means the oils are of a quality that is considered safe to be used in food according to FDA.

Is Oral Botanica Kids safe for the enamel of children’s teeth?

Yes, because it does not contain any abrasive substances such as silica nor does it contain any acidic substances that might chemically attack the enamel.

Is Oral Botanica Kids effective although it contains no synthetic chemicals?

It is very effective. As it is oil based, Oral Botanica Kids cleans the teeth and protects them against tooth decay. It penetrates into the gums very fast and unfolds its potential inside the gums. It is an advantage if your child uses Oral Botanica Kids as an oral care product that is not laden with nasty synthetic chemicals. Synthetic chemicals can be harmful if swallowed.