To maintain healthy teeth, brushing them twice a day with toothpaste is not enough. Rinsing after meals helps not only to freshen your breath, but also to prevent many diseases of the teeth and gums or to cope with problems that have already appeared.
A convenient rinse form is usually enriched with various components to solve certain problems. Regular use of the solution can positively affect oral health. The main criterion for choosing should be the absence of alcohol in the composition, as it can adversely affect the teeth and gums, bringing only harm.
Rating of mouthwashes
10 CloseUp mouthwash
Closeup’s antibacterial formula fights bacteria 24/7 to keep you feeling confident. The rinse has a proven action against bacteria that cause not only bad breath, but also cavities and gum problems. The tool has a complex effect, protecting the entire oral cavity. The rinse has a bright refreshing taste of menthol, while the taste is quite mild and does not burn the oral cavity. Does not contain alcohol, so does not dry the mouth. Rinse is recommended to be used before and after brushing your teeth, as well as after meals to clean the interdental spaces at least twice a day. Closeup Mouthwash comes in a bluish eco bottle made from 100% recycled plastic.
9 Oral‑B Lasting Freshness Arctic Mint
Oral‑B Lasting Freshness Arctic Mint
An invigorating blue color rinse does an excellent job of maintaining a healthy oral cavity. Does not contain alcohol and does not dry the gums, does not leave an irritating aftertaste in the mouth after use. The application helps to prevent caries and eliminates plaque. The composition for the better is able to change the condition of the gums and have an antimicrobial effect. Thanks to the formula, useful components penetrate even into hard-to-reach areas of the mouth where the bristles of a toothbrush cannot reach. After use, buyers note a pleasant taste and a fresh, invigorating aroma.
8 Biorepair 4‑action mouthwash
Biorepair 4‑action mouthwash
Biorepair 4‑action mouthwash is ideal for patients suffering from tooth sensitivity. Due to its consistency, it easily gets into hard-to-reach places and forms a protective film, reduces tooth hypersensitivity, fights plaque and caries, prevents the formation of tartar, and has an antibacterial effect. The main active ingredient is the formula Microrepair (hydroxyapatite with zinc ions), which is identical in structure to the substance that makes up 70–90% of human teeth. Under the influence of this compound, minor damage and microcracks in tooth enamel are restored. Zinc ions, which are part of the rinse, have an antibacterial and anti-inflammatory effect. It is recommended to use the mouthwash two to three times a day after brushing your teeth, eating or when you cannot use a toothbrush, do not rinse or swallow. The remedy is especially recommended for patients suffering from wedge-shaped defect, as an addition to Biorepair pastes and as an independent remedy. Can be used by people of all ages, including children over 6 years old. Does not contain fluorine, chlorhexidine, alcohol, parabens. Allergic reactions during clinical studies have not been identified.
7 Colgate Plax Forte Oak and Fir Bark
Colgate Plax Forte Bark Oak and Fir
A modern product from a popular manufacturer of oral care products in Russia, created using the latest technologies that work for the benefit of the health and strength of teeth and gums. The components help prevent bleeding and inflammation. Due to the release form, the solution easily penetrates even into hard-to-reach areas of the mouth, for example, between the teeth. Valuable extracts of oak and fir bark wash away all pathogenic bacteria and work for general strengthening of the oral cavity. Antiseptic, healing, anti-inflammatory effect and many other positive changes are guaranteed by the manufacturer with regular use of the composition.
6 Splat Active
A fairly popular domestic brand has found its rightful place on the shelves in the bathrooms of hundreds of families in Russia. A specific product is used for more complex oral care, when simple cleansing is no longer enough. The rinse aid, according to the manufacturer, can be considered natural. The formula contains extracts of bergenia, plantain and burdock, cranberries, blueberries and zinc salts. Natural components guarantee the treatment and prevention of bleeding, combined with anti-inflammatory and astringent action, which is indispensable for all people with gum problems. The most active solution begins to act in tandem with a paste from the same line.
5 President Classic Plus
President Classic Plus
Italian-made rinse has a positive effect on the oral cavity with regular use. PresiDENT has a pronounced protective effect. The application will allow the user to get rid of caries, reduce inflammation of the gums. The composition softens tartar and gradually destroys it without harm to the teeth themselves. The formula consists of useful and delicate components that have a positive effect on the mucous membrane. After application, users observe freshness and pleasant breath throughout the day.
4 ROCS Grapefruit
An excellent product with an invigorating citrus taste is widely used to prevent and get rid of inflammation, caries and restore the mineral saturation of tooth enamel. The composition of the solution will be a plus — it is made on the basis of natural components. So, the formula contains: kelp extract, which activates metabolic processes, calcium, phosphorus and magnesium compounds, which can strengthen teeth and mineralize enamel. Xylitol, which is enriched in the structure, works great as a barrier against caries. The manufacturer claims that the composition is absolutely harmless if accidentally swallowed, so ROCS can be used by children.
3 Listerine Conditioner Fresh Mint
Listerine mouthwash Fresh mint
Listerine Mouthwash Fresh Mint. Rinse with a mild mint flavor is designed for daily oral care. Regular use of Listerine Fresh Mint mouthwash strengthens tooth enamel, prevents plaque formation, and freshens breath for a long time. Has a mild mint flavor. Clinically proven, when used twice a day, Listerine Fresh Mint Rinse: Kills up to 99.9% of harmful bacteria; reduces the formation of plaque; provides long-lasting freshness of breath; does not disturb the balance of oral microflora, contains fluoride to strengthen tooth enamel. Use mouthwash after every brushing, morning and evening. Pour 20 ml (4 teaspoons) into a glass and rinse your mouth for 30 seconds, then spit. The ingredients that make up Listerine rinses are safe for health even with constant use, which has been confirmed in clinical studies.
2 Parodontax Classic
A well-known manufacturer of products for the prevention and treatment of problems with teeth and gums in our country has in its arsenal a product for rinsing the mouth. The classic formula is designed to help the user with periodontal problems. Combined with this, the brand promises to reduce bleeding gums and provide complete antibacterial action. In addition, tooth enamel will be protected from exposure to microbes and coloring pigments for up to 12 hours. The solution will create a special protective film on each tooth that can reflect negative nutritional effects.
1 Elmex mouthwash
Elmex mouthwash Protection against caries is designed for daily hygiene. Highly effective aminofluoride, which is part of the rinse, protects teeth from caries, slows down the growth of bacteria that form plaque. Rinse Elmex Protection against caries helps to strengthen tooth enamel, reduces its solubility and stimulates remineralization processes. Elmex Anti-Caries Mouthwash helps clean areas of teeth that are hard to reach with a toothbrush. It is especially recommended in the presence of orthodontic constructions (braces, etc.), fixed and partially removable dentures. — The active ingredient — aminofluoride — provides protection against caries — Does not irritate the oral mucosa — When used in conjunction with Elmex toothpaste, it enhances protection against caries — Efficiency has been proven by scientific studies, confirmed clinically.