A Plaque Primer

October 25, 2021

If your little one is familiar with the tale of Brushalot, they already know all about Prince Plaque and his thrice-daily attacks on the Pearly White City. But how much does your child really know about plaque itself? If the answer is “not much,” your little one isn’t alone. In fact, many adults don’t know the full story when it comes to plaque! To help you talk to your little one about plaque – or to help you better understand plaque yourself – we’ve prepared a brief primer.

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Five helpful tips to protect your child’s teeth this Halloween

October 22, 2021

It’s a fact – Halloween is one of the most enjoyable times of the year for little ones. The fun scares and laughs, the elaborate costumes, and, most of all, the sugary candy distributed at doorsteps all contribute to making Halloween one of your family’s most memorable experiences. With that said, Halloween can also be one of the most dangerous times of the year for your child’s oral health. Read these five special tips to help you and your little ones ensure their teeth stay healthy this Halloween.

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Prepping your child to visit the dentist

October 12, 2021

A trip to the dentist’s office can be scary for any child. Sometimes it can be downright paralyzing. There are many reasons why your child may be afraid of the dentist. Pain, fear of embarrassment, and the anxiety that can come with being confined to a small space with new adults all contribute to the reluctance many children feel before visiting the dentist. The good news is that even the most fearful children can overcome their fear of the dentist – if parents take the proper steps to prepare them for their visit.

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The Best Time To Brush!

September 28, 2021

Every parent has been there. Trying to convince - sometimes in vain - your child to brush their teeth twice a day is a battle that every parent has faced at some point or another. Sometimes school-aged kids convince themselves they only need to brush once a day. At nighttime, however, it’s often a different story. With the superficial reasons for brushing off the table, too many kids go to bed without cleaning their teeth. So, is it really that bad?

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Why you shouldn’t bribe your child to brush their teeth

August 10, 2021

Bribery. It’s a parent’s last resort. When it comes to convincing your child to brush and floss, it can be very tempting to take the easy way out and offer them an extra thirty minutes before bed time or a sugar-filled treat of their choice the next day. But don’t do it!

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Great occasions to give the gift of Brushalot

July 13, 2021

While there’s no perfect time to introduce children to Brushalot, there are plenty of opportunities for parents and families to decide the best way to promote healthy dental habits for their little one with our Tooth Fairy Kit. That’s why we’ve prepared a list of six great occasions for you to give the little one in your life the gift of Brushalot and a lifetime of healthy dental habits.

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The Brushalot Tooth Fairy Tradition + Five Tooth Fairy Stories You’ve (Probably) Never Heard Of

July 06, 2021

At Brushalot, we care about two things: clean teeth for children and the healthy habits that keep them that way and creating memorable family traditions that last a lifetime. Brushalot removes the pain and frustration out of getting your child to brush their teeth. Our Kit also upgrades Tooth Fairy moments your family will never forget with a beautiful storybook, soft plush toy, and nightlight. So what is the (new) Brushalot Tooth Fairy tradition? And where did the Tooth Fairy tradition begin?

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What Gets Measured, Gets Done

June 22, 2021

Does your child struggle to remember to brush their teeth? Are you trying to teach your little one responsibility? Is developing health habits important to you as a parent? If you answered yes to any one of those questions, then Brushalot’s free Tooth Brushing Charts are a must-have for your home as they help make brushing easy for your child!

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How Incisor helps children overcome their fears of going to the dentist

How Incisor helps children overcome their fears of going to the dentist

June 15, 2021

Families know and love Incisor, the beloved sidekick of Sir Brushalot. But, to your child, Incisor can be much more than that! He can be a brave best friend and can help children overcome their fears of going to the dentist.

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Origins of the Tooth Fairy Tradition

June 08, 2021

Brushalot Families know the Tooth Fairy as the sister of Sir Brushalot, one of the brave heroes from our award-winning storybook. But where does the legend of the Tooth Fairy come from? The answer may surprise you.

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How to make brushing teeth fun for your child

How to make brushing teeth fun for your child

May 25, 2021

Making brushing teeth fun is key to ensuring your child develops healthy oral health habits. Too often, children view brushing as boring, which makes it difficult for parents! We know there’s a better way! With an open mind and a bit of enthusiasm, you can make brushing a “can’t miss” event in your home.

 

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How do I convince my child to brush their teeth?

May 18, 2021

The eternal question parents everywhere ask: "How do I convince my child to brush their teeth?" It’s a question parents have been struggling with since the toothbrush itself was invented. At Brushalot, we think it’s time for a simpler and more effective approach to this age old parent-child conundrum.

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