Air brushed

Philips Sonicare’s brand-new toothbrush for all those who hate flossing!

health and fitness Updated: Jul 28, 2011 01:33 IST

Hate flossing your teeth? Power toothbrush maker Philips Sonicare’s brand-new toothbrush promises to blast away plaque with pressurised air, for results similar to using string floss.

The new Sonicare AirFloss, announced on July 20, scrubs your pearly whites with a combination of pressurised air and ‘micro-water droplets’ to clean all those back crevices your toothbrush can’t reach. But it will cost you a pretty penny — $219.99 (Rs 9,690), available at

First Published: Jul 27, 2011 17:43 IST