TheraBreath Oral Rinse was created by a dentist whose daughter was bullied due to bad breath. So if you want to add a rinse to your routine, you can be sure that TheraBreath was created with an absolute commitment to conquer halitosis and restore confidence.
And adding a rinse to your oral armoury is a great idea. Even expert brushing only cleans 20% of mouth surfaces! But choosing the right mouthwash is a tricky business…
This article will help you decide whether TheraBreath Fresh Breath Oral Rinse is the mouthwash you are looking for. We answer the following questions:
- What is TheraBreath Oral Rinse and what is it used for?
- What makes TheraBreath different?
- How does TheraBreath cure halitosis?
- How does TheraBreath Oral Rinse taste?
- Does TheraBreath Oral Rinse have side effects?
- Will TheraBreath Oral Rinse work for me?
- How do I use TheraBreath Oral Rinse?
- What ingredients are in TheraBreath Oral Rinse and what do they do?
What is TheraBreath Oral Rinse and what is it used for?
TheraBreath is used to stop bad breath in its tracks. And keep it at bay all day. It also contains ingredients that relieve canker sores and dry mouth, reduce plaque build up and help to keep the mouth naturally healthy by maintaining the correct pH balance.
Bad breath is caused by foul smelling sulphur compounds that are produced by some bacteria. The active ingredient in TheraBreath Fresh Breath Oral Rinse stops bacteria from creating those compounds.
What makes TheraBreath different?
Quite simply, the motivation behind its development.
We would all do anything to protect our children, right? Especially from the effects of bullying. Dr. Harold Katz, a dentist and bacteriologist, developed TheraBreath because his daughter was bullied due to bad breath.
He did not just want to mask the problem. He wanted to uncover its root cause and put a complete stop to it. Being a bacteriologist helped him succeed. He discovered that sulfur-producing bacteria that breed on the surface of the tongue and throat were the culprits. The next step was to deal with those culprits.
How does TheraBreath cure Halitosis?
TheraBreath contains a patented ingredient called OXYD-8. This is an oxygen compound which interacts with bacteria to prevent them producing foul smelling sulphur compounds.
So TheraBreath deals with halitosis at its source, not by simply masking it with strong flavours or harsh antibacterial ingredients.
How does TheraBreath Oral Rinse taste?
Therabreath has a mild mint flavour which does not ‘burn’ and is not overpowering. It is a clear thin fluid with no artificial colours or alcohol (view details).
If you want a stronger flavour hit you could try Icy Mint flavour. This has a much more intense taste which some users find too strong. It is also slightly thicker due to the addition of glycerin.
Does TheraBreath have side effects?
We are all unique and respond differently to different products. Some reviewers report a metallic taste after use or a change in the way food and drink tastes. However, TheraBreath is ADA approved as OXYD-8 is regarded as effective and safe to use.
Is TheraBreath Fresh Breath Oral Rinse right for me?
Pros of TheraBreath Fresh Breath Oral Rinse
- Formulated by a dentist/bacteriologist
- ADA approved
- Works instantly and gives 12 hour protection
- Alcohol and SLS free so less chance of sore mouth or canker sores
- Vegan, kosher, approved for diabetics and not tested on animals
- No artificial colours or flavours
- Gentle formula, non burning.
Cons of TheraBreath Fresh Breath Oral Rinse
- Quite costly as each time you use it you need 2x15ml doses
If you are looking for a gentle mouthwash that doesn’t burn yet stops bad breath dead in its tracks, TheraBreath Mild Mint is definitely one you should consider. It has other oral health benefits too such as helping to reduce bacteria and plaque and maintaining a healthy pH balance in the mouth. To save on cost, multipacks are available.
How do I use TheraBreath Oral Rinse?
For best results TheraBreath recommend you use their mouthwash morning and night, immediately after brushing with TheraBreath toothpaste. If you are not using TheraBreath toothpaste but are using a fluoride toothpaste, we recommend you wait at least an hour before rinsing with TheraBreath. This is because the fluoride in your paste gives benefits even after brushing.
- Rinse with one dosage cup of TheraBreath Oral Rinse for 60-90 seconds
- Spit out rinse
- Gargle with another dosage cup of TheraBreath for 30-60 seconds to deal with germs in the back of the throat.
- Spit out rinse
- Avoid eating for at least 5 minutes.
What ingredients are in TheraBreath Fresh Mouth Oral Rinse and what do they do?
|Ingredient||Function||Mild Mint||Icy Mint|
|OXYD-8||An oxygen compound that prevents bacteria creating bad smelling sulphur compounds.||Y||Y|
|PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil||Helps to disperse the product around the mouth||Y||Y|
|Tetrasodium EDTA||Helps to stabilize the product and makes it more effective in hard water||Y||Y|
|Sodium Bicarbonate||Neutralises acids and helps prevent erosion||Y||Y|
|Sodium Benzoate||Helps to reduce plaque and inflammation of the gums||Y||Y|
|Essential Oil of Peppermint||Natural disinfectant, flavouring||Y||Y|
|Sodium Hydroxide||Helps to maintain the natural pH balance of the mouth||Y||Y|
|Citric Acid||Helps to kill bacteria||Y|
|Citrus Lemon Peel Oil,||Flavouring||Y|
|Xylitol||Artificial sweetener that also reduces bacterial load in the mouth||Y|
|Glycerin||Adds body to the rinse and helps to moisturize the mouth||Y|