Little mouths and tiny teeth need special attention, which is why parents should use child-specific toothpaste. These are formulated especially for younger dental-care and often come in fun, sweet flavours. Keep those little pearly whites sparkling and set your child up for dental success with these kids’ toothpastes. —Jennifer Cox
Jason’s Kids Only Strawberry Toothpaste has a delicious taste that will make kids love brushing their teeth. Calcium carbonate keeps teeth clean and healthy, plus, the easy-to-squeeze tube makes it easy for them to brush independently.
Children’s Tooth Gel from Weleda is an effective cleanser for young children’s sensitive milk teeth that doesn’t contain fluoride. In a fresh and yummy spearmint flavour, you’ll instill good toothcare habits with this kid’s toothpaste.
NOW Solutions’ XyliWhite Kids Toothpaste Gel (sold through Well.ca) comes in a playful flavour called Strawberry Splash. It provides natural dental care without the use of fluoride in an easy-to-apply gel. This one is kid tested and kid approved!
Tom’s Mad Strawberry children’s toothpaste contains no artificial colours, flavours or preservative. Instead, it uses calcium and silica to gently cleanse, and its delicious real fruit flavor will delight little brushers. And, as always, Tom’s products are never tested on animals.
Jack N’ Jill Natural Toothpaste (sold via Amazon) is all-natural and has organic calendula to soothe gums, is rich in Xylitol, and has an organic natural banana flavour (it also comes in strawberry and blueberry). It’s safe to swallow, too!
Attitude’s baby leaves natural and fluoride-free strawberry toothpaste is perfect for introducing kids to the lifelong practice of healthy dental habits. Worry-free if swallowed, this fluoride-free formula contains antibacterial green tea leaves and Papaya leaves that help reduce plaque.