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    15 Products For Anyone Who's Sick Of Having Bad Breath

    ~whispers hello, [your breath is quite smelly]~

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    1. A stainless steel scraper you'll begin to use with both disgust and fascination because the amount of built-up dead cells and bacteria you'll see visibly sloughed off...will be quite a lot. Make like T-Swift and be sure to ~scrape it off~ to prevent bad breath.

    Bacteria + dead cells on your tongue = bad breath. Add this scraper to your nightly oral hygiene routine and be sure to thank me telepathically.

    Promising review: "This works amazingly! I was a little skeptical about using this at first, but now I cannot go without it. It really helps with bad breath and your mouth feels so much cleaner after you use it. Plus, this comes with an adorable travel/storage bag." —Shammy777

    Get a pack of two from Amazon for $12.03.

    2. A TheraBreath oral rinse that will have you looking up at the heavens, the word "thanks" on your lips. Why? Because this stuff will finally (according to over 4,000 reviewers) get rid of morning breath, Cady Heron, as well as keep your breath fresh for a much longer period of time. That's why. / Via @therabreath

    This rinse works to neutralize bad odors and bacteria in your mouth, and won't burn your mouth in the process. (I've always hated super strong, minty mouthwashes because they legitimately hurt — but with this product, you don't have to worry about that!)

    Promising review: "Ridiculous claims. And for whatever works. Yes, it does everything it says it will do. Pour a small portion in a measured cup provided with your purchase, swish in your mouth a bit, gargle as well, and in the morning you can kiss your honey with a clean mouth. NO ODOR, NO SMELLY MORNING BREATH. THIS STUFF WORKS!"—John E. Litton

    Get a pack of two from Amazon for $14.57.

    3. Anti-bacterial cleaning tablets for retainers and dentures — because, yes, those need to be sanitized once in a while. Just drop a tablet into warm water, add in your retainer, leave it in for about 15 minutes, and BAM! A clean, fresh, odorless retainer (and whiter dentures) are yours for the taking.

    Psst, these tablets work for dentures, night guards, and Invisalign.

    Promising review: "This stuff cleans so thoroughly and gets rid of the nasty smell that my aligners were getting. So glad I bought this!" —Subway Reader

    Get a pack of 120 from Amazon for $17.99.

    4. Listerine tablets that work harder than Hades to keep onion breath at bay ( small feat). These chewable tablets transform to a minty fresh liquid for a "just brushed" feeling that lasts up to four hours!

    These tablets are also sugar- and alcohol-free, meaning they won't leave any weird after tastes in your mouth (like most mints tend to do).

    Promising review: "This is the perfect replacement for gum and is packed with a punch! It is much more convenient than traveling with mouthwash in my bag during the day. I can easily use this at the gym, at work, before dinner with friends... I've found them to be such a lifesaver! The directions are just chew, swish, and swallow." —PinkPower12

    Get a pack of 56 from Amazon for $11.99.

    5. A vegan and fluoride-free Marvis mint toothpaste that prevents tooth decay while getting rid of plaque build-up and helps keep your breath fresh all 👏day 👏 long 👏. Tartar? We don't know her. / Via @marvis_is

    Promising review: "This is the most amazing toothpaste! I first discovered this years ago when I was a student in Italy. You feel like you just left the dentist. when you use it — your teeth feel clean and refreshed and it keeps bad coffee breath at bay for a while." –Jon Leone

    Get it from Amazon for $6+.

    6. A toothpaste holder complete with a toothpaste squeezer to make sure you get every last minty drop of cleanliness trapped in that damn tube. (One reviewer even describes this as ingenious and TBH, he is not wrong.)

    There have been mornings when I think I've run out of the toothpaste and then am forced to have bad breath BUT! There is always some toothpaste left — you just have to squeeze it out.

    Promising review: "This device is ingenious! Wished I’d known this product exist sooner. I use Arm & Hammer toothpaste which still comes in the standard small cap so having it prompt up behind the bathRoom cabinet was impossible. Now, problem solved. It’s a small invention that made a positive impact. I thank the person who thought of it." —Jl33NYC

    Get it from Amazon for $5.39.

    7. A lightweight, waterproof QUIP electric toothbrush designed with 1,200 soft bristles that are safe on sensitive gums, but hard on plaque build-up and bacteria.

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    This toothbrush doesn't need to be charged and instead uses AAA batteries, which last up to three months! Quip also offers a subscription service — pay $40 today for your toothbrush, toothpaste, and shipping. After that? Pay $10 every three months for a brand new brush head and toothpaste.

    Get it from Quip for $25+ (available in five colors).

    Check out our full review of the Quip toothbrush on BuzzFeed Reviews.

    8. Archtek chewable tablets for the frequent traveler who doesn't feel like dumping the entire contents of their luggage before heading through TSA. With this, just chew and brush — no liquid paste necessary for fresh breath on the go.,

    Promising review: "These are part of my standard conference travel packing. I use a single hard-cased suitcase that fits in an overhead bin, and the only thing I hate worse than checking a bag is having to fish out a baggie of liquids for inspection by the TSA. So I pack these for toothpaste, use the hotel products for other hygiene needs (conditioner makes for great shaving cream), and never worry about it. My bag stays closed and it's one less thing to meddle with." —An Ever-Fixed Mark

    Get a pack of 60 from Amazon for $6.67.

    9. Individually-wrapped Moon teeth wipes formulated with cranberry fruit extract to quickly freshen breath and prevent stains from forming on your teeth: just stash one in your bag and give your pearly whites a swipe after you've downed coffee or a glass of red wine. / Via @moon

    Get a pack of 10 from Ulta Beauty for $14.99.

    10. Individual DenTek floss picks you can stash in your bag to free your two front teeth from that giant hunk of trapped kale.


    SURPRISE! Food remnants stuck in your teeth cause bad breath and these floss picks will HELP.

    Promising review: "These are the best in my opinion, and I've been using these for years! Plus, these make it easy to floss those very back teeth, which we neglect a lot. I've got arthritis and these are the easiest way to floss for me!" —Cy Hy

    Get a pack of 150 from Amazon for $3.69.

    11. TheraBreath mandarin mint lozenges that use a combination of citrus, mint, zinc, and xylitol to combat dry mouth (which actually may lead to eventual tooth decay and smelly bacteria build-up). Repeat after me: the more you know. / Via @therabreath

    Promising review: "As someone who suffers from severe dry mouth due to medication, these are amazing! They are by far my favorite weapon in the dry mouth arsenal. They are instant and immediate. They help with your breath but let you avoid the harsh tastes and smell of mints. I feel so much more confident dealing with my dry mouth having these around!" —justme20

    Get two packs of 100 from Amazon for $15.94.

    12. A Hello toothpaste made with fresh mint, coconut oil, and activated charcoal to both freshen your breath AND whiten your teeth at the same darn time. Not all heroes wear capes, and this fluoride-free is proof. / Via @helloproducts

    Promising review: "This is honestly so much better than the charcoal powder! It's less messy, leaves your breath fresh for hours, and I have noticed my teeth have gotten whiter to the point where I've gotten compliments on them. I use this daily with no sensitivity issues, either!" —B_Oblivion

    Get it from Amazon for $4.64.

    13. Breath strips currently on trial for murder. What did they murder, you ask? Just 99% of the bad breath germs that had taken refuge in your mouth and refused to leave.


    Promising review: "These things are lifesavers if you're in sales. I am always surprised when clients show up, so it's awesome to be able to grab a breath strip on the way out to greet them and not be chewing on gum or a mint. They work and taste great, and I love the convenient protective case. Will never be without them!" —shortstop88

    Get a pack of 12 from Amazon for $14.37.

    14. Sugar-free Dentyne gum made with antioxidants and an activating enzyme that breaks down bad breath and keeps it consistently minty fresh. Sure, you ate onions for lunch, but the the world (and your colleagues) will remain unaware.


    Promising review: "I found a pack of this in the grocery store and realized it's pretty fantastic. The flavor lasts for a VERY long time, and the liquid center really makes for fresh breath and gets rid of lingering food flavors. Plus, it doesn't get rubbery or taste awful after a while." —Chris Cardinal

    Get a pack of 10 from Amazon for $8.48.

    15. Cool mint mini Colgate toothbrushes you can take with you on-the-go, that way stinky breath won't strike when you're in the middle of a road trip or on a turbulent plane for a million hours with no in-flight entertainment.

    These Colgate wisps don't require any water or rinsing, meaning you can literally brush anywhere.

    Promising review: "I ordered these to keep in my purse, car, desk, wherever! They're perfect for when you’re in a rush and forget to brush your teeth (we’ve all been there), or when you have coffee, onion, or garlic breath." —Ashley Oliver

    Get a pack of 32 from Amazon for $13.21 (available in three flavors).

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