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.
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.
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.