About this item
Refreshing natural flavor. Real flavor oils, not artificial sweeteners like saccharin, leave your mouth feeling clean and fresh. Fights cavities. Naturally sourced fluoride reminerializes soft spots on teeth before they turn into cavities. Controls tartar. Zinc citrate, a naturally occurring mineral, interferes with the calcification of plaque into tartar. Gentle whitening. Natural silica (derived from sand) improves cleaning and gently whitens without bleaching ingredients or harsh abrasives. Soothing brushing experience Tom's has added xylitol (from birch trees or corn), gentle glycerin, and organic aloe for their soothing properties. Prevents cavities Naturally sourced fluoride remineralizes soft spots on teeth before they turn into cavities. Gentle whitening Natural silica (derived from sand) improves cleaning and gently whitens without bleaching ingredients or harsh abrasives. Mild natural flavor Delicious natural flavor oils leave your mouth feeling clean and fresh. Tom's of Maine strive to use naturally sourced, wholesome ingredients that just make you feel right when you choose them. They're proud of their ingredients and you deserve to be informed, so browse the listing below. Every ingredient in their products is posted along with their reason for using it and where it's sourced.
Sodium fluoride 0.24% (0.15% w/v fluoride ion), sorbitol, hydrated silica, water, glycerin, xylitol, Mentha piperita (peppermint) oil and other natural flavors, sodium lauryl sulfate, zinc citrate, xanthan gum.
Adults and children 2 years of age and older: Brush teeth thoroughtly, preferably after each meal or at least twice a day, or as directed by a dentist or physician. Children 2 to 6 years: Use only a pea-sized amount and supervise child's brushing and rinsing (to minimize swallowing). Children under 2 years: Ask a dentist or physician.
I've been using this toothpaste for years. Sometimes I try others, but this one is the absolute best.