There are many types of dental floss, which also called hilo dental in some place. As a professional dental floss manufacturer in China over 20 years, we are familar with this products and can help you find a solution. Usually we can be divided into these types as following
- Waxed dental floss(thick dental floss)
Waxed dental floss is same as it’s name. Some people ask view it as thicker denta floss. Wax floss also includes different types. It includes polyester, nylon, PE, PTFE tape and other biodegradable floss, like silk fibra, PLA and bamboo charcoal floss.
- Unwaxed(no waxed) dental floss
No waxed floss is just floss without wax. Some consumer think the floss wihout wax will be thinner. So also called thin floss.
- Flat dental floss(dental tape/ribbon floss/PTFE)
Flat floss actrually means the floss apperance shape. One is the material is tape like PTFE teflon. Others can do the same shape thought our special progress.
- Nylon dental floss(woven dental floss/texture floss)
Nylon is the most common material used by flossing teeth. It is popular in the market. Usually we name it woven floss or textured floss. Nylon floss strengh is very strong and meet most of the consumer’s requirment.
- UHMWPE floss(PE dental floss)
UHMWPE floss is made of ultra high molecular weight polyethylene, which is an extremely tough plastic with high abrasion and wear resistance. So this type of floss is the strongest one.
- Biodegradable dental floss or natural dental floss
Silk dental floss/PLA string/bamboo charcoal and cotton dental thread. These type of floss is free of plastic. They are eco friendly product and can be 100% biodegradable and compostable.
- Expanding dental floss(fluffy dental floss) /Spongy floss.
Super floss is a special expandable dental floss. It’s ends have threader to pass the teeth space. Expandable string part on the middle of the floss.
- Colorful dental floss
Fenghe can provide many kinds of colorful dental floss. There are Pink/green/blue/black and others except of normal white one.
- Flavor and unflavor floss
The mint flavor is the most common floss. Some consumer do not like the flavor. So we can do the floss without coated mint. Surely we can produce so many flavors inluding mint strawberry, green tea, lemon, orange, cinnamon, grape, eucalyptus, sage, juniper, etc., all of which are of natural grade. At the same time, we also have multi-effect dental floss for whitening and sterilization.
- Super floss
For cleaning braces, bridges and wide gaps between teeth. There are three unique components—a stiffened-end dental floss threader, spongy floss and regular floss. That is invented by OralB brand.
What dental floss should you use? What is the best dental floss for you?
- Please choose waxed thicker floss, if your teeth are tight.
- Please choose the dental tape, if your teeth are SUPER tight together.
- Please choose a woven floss, if your teeth have large spaces.
- Please choose a flavored floss, if you want fresh your oral breth.
- Please choose a fluoride floss, if you want extra protection.
- Please ask your dentist’s help or choose the super floss under the indrection of dentist, if you have braces or bridges.
- You can see this blog if you still confused how to select the best floss.
When you find what works best for you, stick with it and your mouth will thank you for it.
Is it better to use waxed or unwaxed floss?
Consumers with tightly spaced teeth may find it more simple to use waxed floss because of its natural lubricating feature. Waxed floss is usually stronger than unwaxed, meaning it won’t break as much during flossing. Unwaxed floss, on the other hand, is thinner and more comfortable to move between your teeth.
Does dental floss expire?
Similar to toothpaste, floss can keep forever, regardless of when it was bought. The only exception is when it’s flavored. Flavored floss will eventually become tasteless about one year past its production date.
What is the dental floss ingredient?
Beeswax or candelilla wax coated on floss surface and mint flavor. They are totally food grade and natual extract. Some people want the vegan product. We will coated plant wax instead of beeswax.
What is your product MOQ?
MOQ is 10000 pcs. Surely if less, also accept for higher price.
What is the dental floss package?
Normally is blister card pack. Except that, we can supply the bulk package, bamboo package, glass pacakge and others you required.
How can get your samples?
Free samples are available. Just fill out the website contact sheet, we will contact you within 24 hours.