Posted January 22, 2009
Over the years in Best Bets Daily we’ve raved about various versions of “sonic” toothbrushes—from the original Sonicare to the upstart Ultreo. The beauty of sonic brushing is that you’re not just scrubbing your teeth with extra gusto—something standard electric toothbrushes have been doing forever—you’re actually employing tens of thousands of sonic-wave pulses to knock plaque and other nastiness off your teeth at a microscopic level. The deal-breaker for a lot of people, though, has been twofold: The technology tends to be both expensive and bulky. Enter the Pulsonic, the latest model from Oral-B, which is not only remarkably slim, but on sale right now at drugstore.com for about half the price of some other competitive sonic toothbrushes. (And if you’re willing to endure the tedium of a mail-in rebate, you can get another $15 off.
$55 at Drugstore.com through February 6.