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The colours of items pictured in the kit (toothbrushes, face cloth, bib, chew cloth, teething necklace) are a representation and may differ from the colours of the items you receive in your order.

oral-care-kitIntroducing our unique Baby Teething Kit

In this kit you get everything you would need to begin good oral care from newborn to the toddler stage. We will guide you every step of the way, from tender gums to that first tooth and through those painful teething days.

The entire kit is packed into a beautifully hand-woven and wrapped straw basket:

  1. Once you have purchased your kit, you can log onto the member support online at www.oralcare.co.za
    • You can get online-support for your baby up to the age of 5 years old on all issues regarding your baby’s oral care. A dental professional will gladly respond to your queries and concerns about your baby’s oral health.
  2. Comprehensive Information Booklet
    • Compiled by a long-practising and experienced dentist
    • A step by step guide from day-one to toddler and beyond on oral care
    • Includes FAQ’s and concerns of all mothers eg. when dealing with an unhappy
      teething baby
    • Guides you on which milk teeth to expect and when, and how to set up excellent
      oral care habits from an early age for your child
  3. Dental Mouth Mirror
    • Used to check your baby’s or toddler’s mouth as new teeth erupt
    • Check to see if there are any other problems in the mouth
    • Be sure to rinse carefully with soap and water after each use
  4. Professional Chewing Gum
    • Individually wrapped sugarfree chewing gum with leaflets showing the relationship between the regular use of chewing gum by the parents and the chances of tooth decay in children. The chewing of gum by the mother has been shown to reduce the transmission of plaque forming bacteria to the baby
  5. Fingerbrush
    • The fingerbrush fits snugly on the mother’s finger and is easy to handle
    • This brush is an aid to keep the milk teeth clean. It is soft and will not hurt baby the
      baby’s gums
    • Made of 100% food grade silicone
  6. Baby Toothbrush Holder and Timer
    • Hand made and painted in attractive colours this wooden toothbrush holder is meant
      for baby only
    • It is important that baby’s toothbrush be kept separately from other toothbrushes to prevent contamination
    • The 2-minute timer helps to dedicate enough time for the proper brushing technique
    • Clean by wiping lightly with a damp cloth
  7. Disposable Gauze Wipes
    • Comes in a pack of 100
    • To be used to clean baby’s gums
    • Wrap the gauze around the index finger and dampen before gently wiping baby’s gums
    • Dispose after each use
  8. Baby Bib
    • A cotton bib is included for your drooling teething baby
  9. Face Cloth
    • The toweling face cloth to be used for cleaning baby’s gums
    • It can also be used as a chew cloth
    • A good idea is to chill the face cloth in the refrigerator and given to baby to sooth sore gums
  10. Baby Romper
    • A fun 100% cotton romper
  11. Cast Model of Teeth
    • This well marked model of upper and lower teeth will clearly explain the timeline of your baby’s teeth eruption
    • This model is for your information only and not a toy for baby
    • Please note that the model is fragile and to be used as reference by the parent
  12. Wooden bead Teething Necklace
    • The beads used are safe for baby and made of hardwood
    • The beads have been coated with virgin coconut oil which is proven to have antibacterial and anti fungal properties (let me know what you think?..can add a link to the proof?)
    • The beads are strung together using 100% cotton ribbon
    • To clean, please handwash with mild soap; do not put in the washing machine or leave immersed in water
    • You may renew the coconut oil coating as needed or replace with beeswax or virgin olive oil works equally well
    • The beads are double knotted to ensure that no beads will come loose and harm your baby. It is recommended that you check the knots regularly for wear and tear.
  13. Wooden Teething Ring With Cotton Chew Cloth
    • The ring is made of hardwood and is safe for baby to chew
    • The ring has been coated with virgin coconut oil which is proven to have both
      antibacterial and antifungal properties
    • The chew cloth may be removed and washed separately when needed
    • The wooden ring can be rinsed with water and a mild soap when cleaning is required
    • You may renew the coconut oil coating as needed or replace with beeswax or virgin olive oil.
  14. Baby Toothbrushes
    • For when baby’s first teeth appear
  15. Baby Toothpaste
    • Only baby toothpaste should be used to clean baby’s teeth
    • Do NOT use adult toothpaste to clean baby’s teeth
  16. Toddler Toothbrushes
  17. Adult Toothbrushes
    • For use by the parents
  18. Adult Toothpaste
  19. Floss
    • For cleaning between baby’s milk teeth by the mother

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5% of Integrated Oral Care profits goes towards supporting preventive oral care programs.