Patent Number: 8,025,068

Title: Flossing and oral hygiene tool

Abstract: A detachable device for improved dental hygiene supports and tensions dental floss above and beyond the bristles of the tooth brush so that flossing can occur using the bristle end of the tooth brush and avoid having the bristles interfere with the flossing process. In preferred embodiments the device is mechanically coupled to a sonic toothbrush to transmit sonic energy to the floss for improved cleaning. In other embodiments the device includes a tongue cleaning implement.

Inventors: Culver; Karen (Windsor, CA)


International Classification: A45D 44/18 (20060101); A61C 15/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-09-27 0:00:00