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    19 Products For Your Teeth, Gums, And Tongue That Might Save You A Trip To The Dentist

    Never have your dentist question your abilities again.

    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page if you decide to shop from them. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. A pack of chewable plaque tablets that will reveal all the gross stains on your teeth. Now you'll know which spots to target with your toothbrush.

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    Fair warning: they're made of natural vegetable dyes that won't stain your teeth, but might stain your porcelain if you don't rinse out your sink after you finish brushing.

    Get a pack of 80 on Amazon Canada for $16.34.

    2. A pack of stainless steel tongue scrapers that'll rid your mouth of toxins and bacteria and make your breath smell nicer, too.

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    These ones are easy to clean, rustproof, and will last way longer than their plastic counterparts.

    Get a pack of two on Amazon Canada for $10.99.

    3. Some classic floss picks that'll make cleaning between your teeth less of a chore. These ones are infused with vitamin E and fluoride for a thorough, gentle cleaning.

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    You can also use the floss-free side as a pick to remove food and built-up grime.

    Get a pack of 90 on Amazon Canada for $2.97.

    4. Or a pack of flexible bristled floss picks that can clean hard to reach places, like between braces.

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    These ones have little bristles that'll give your gums a massage and clear away hard-to-see stuff between your teeth.

    Get a pack of 320 for $17.

    5. A set of colourful toothbrush holders with suction pads, so you can mount them right on to your bathroom tiles to keep your bristles germ-free when they're not in use. These are especially awesome if you like to multitask and brush your teeth in the shower!

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    They're made of BPA-free plastic and fit most non-electric toothbrushes.

    Get a pack of six on Amazon Canada for $13.86.

    6. An rechargeable electric toothbrush that won't break your bank and give you a dentist-level cleaning. It lets you know when you press too hard on your pearly whites, and when you need to move to a different area of your mouth, so you can run on autopilot.

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    This one comes with a CrossAction brush head, but you can order a pack of assorted brushes for when you want to switch up your routine, or replace an old head with something new.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $71.87.

    7. Or a pricier smart toothbrush that uses a free app and offers personal coaching and feedback, so it's basically like having a one-on-one with your dentist everytime you brush.

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    It comes with three smart brush heads, a charger, and a travel case so you can take it with you on-the-go.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $153.40+. Available in four colours.

    8. A jar of all-natural tooth whitening powder that's made from non-toxic materials, like activated charcoal and essential oils. It's great if you want whiter teeth without the risk of accidentally swallowing a bunch of potentially dangerous chemicals.

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    It won't replace the rest of your routine (you still need to brush), so pair it with a whitening toothpaste for a double whammy.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $24.99.

    9. A mouldable mouthguard that'll keep you from snoring and grinding your teeth in your sleep. No more waking your partner up with the sweet sounds of you wheezing and pulverizing your molars!

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    It's made of BPA- and latex-free plastic and can be used as an athletic mouthguard and whitening tray, too.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $14.99.

    10. A santizing toothbrush case that will disinfect your toothbrush and keep your bristles away from germs. Just clip it onto your brush head and let it work its magic.

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    Each case is infused with Thymol, which has strong antiseptic properties.

    Get a pack of two on Amazon Canada for $6.47.

    11. A Waterpik that's easier to maneuver and more effective than regular floss. It uses water to blast away gross stuff between your teeth and below the gum line, leaving you with a seriously clean mouth.

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    This one has ten pressure settings, seven water flossing tips, and 90 seconds of water capacity.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $102.41.

    12. An at-home teeth whitening kit that'll make your pearly whites even whiter. Kiss those coffee, wine, and soda stains goodbye!

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    You should be able to notice a difference after one session, but the kit comes with enough for three.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $36.99.

    13. A set of mandarin mint lozenges that will relieve you of dry mouth and are pretty tasty, too.

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    They're gluten-free, vegan, and kosher.

    Get a pack of 72 for $11.99. Also available in a pack of two.

    14. A set of biodegradable bamboo toothbrushes to make your dental routine a bit more eco-friendly.

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    Get a pack of two on Amazon Canada for $6.98. Also available in a pack of four.

    15. Your very own set of dental tools so that you can give yourself a professional-level cleaning. Just make sure not to scratch your teeth up too much or you may get scolded by your dentist.

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    It comes with three dual-ended handheld instruments that include various picks, a mirror, and a rubber stimulator.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $7.01.

    16. A set of fancy flavoured toothpastes that'll make brushing your teeth an actual treat.

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    This one comes with unique blends inspired by wonders of the world.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $23.

    17. A pack of menthol canker sore patches that stick to the inside of your mouth and heal wounds fast.

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    Get a pack of six on Amazon Canada for $15.55.

    18. A travel toothbrush that collapses into itself to make it super-small and portable. No case necessary.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $4.77.

    19. And finally, a pack of chewable breath-freshening tablets that are a true blessing if you forget to brush your teeth before running out the door (don't lie, it's happened to all of us).

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    They're sugar-free, alcohol-free, and can keep your breath fresh for up to four hours.

    Get a pack of eight on Amazon Canada for $3.97+.

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