When you wear orthodontic braces you need a targeted, specialist approach to help prevent white spots and plaque build-up. Our top-quality orthodontic products are designed especially to help you maintain good oral health and make your daily oral care routine easier and more comfortable.

For in-depth guidance on good oral care when you have orthodontic braces, dive into our expert guide.

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GUM Trav-Lers

R156,00
GUM Trav-lers are reusable interdental brushes that easily clean in-between the teeth and around dental appliances where your toothbrush can’t reach. With special anti-bacterial bristles for superior plaque removal and an ergonomic handle, they are ideal for everyone – especially adults and children with wide gaps between the teeth, orthodontic braces, sensitive or bleeding gums, implants or bridges. GUM Trav-lers are easier to use than floss and can be more effective. 0.6mm - Lavender 0.8mm - Red 0.9mm - Orange 1.1mm - Green 1.2mm - Purple 1.3mm - Yellow 1.4mm - Pink 1.6mm - Blue 2.0mm - Grey Features
  • Antibacterial Chlorhexidine-coated bristles ensure that no bacteria is reintroduced into the mouth when reusing the Trav-ler. 
  • Proprietary triangular bristles remove 25% more plaque than standard bristles.
  • Bendable, flexible neck helps you reach everywhere, even the back teeth
  • Long-lasting, use for up to 1 week
  • Ergonomic, non-slip handle
  • Protective cap for on-the-go use
  • Available in 10 sizes
  • Recommended by dental professionals
Who is it for?
  • Everyone, especially adults and children with wide gaps between the teeth, food traps, orthodontic braces; sensitive or bleeding gums; implants or bridges
  • Professionals: oral hygienists, orthodontists, periodontists, implantologists

GUM Bi-Direction

R140,00
GUM Bi-Direction is the only interdental brush with a head that bends 90 degrees and can be locked in two different positions, enabling you to easily reach all the places in the mouth where plaque and food debris may accumulate and your toothbrush can’t reach. Ideal for adults and children with wide spaces between the teeth; food traps; orthodontic braces; sensitive, bleeding or receding gums; implants or bridges. 0.6mm: Lavender 0.7mm: Green 0.9mm: Blue 1.2mm: Pink 1.4mm: Yellow Features
  • Clever dual-position head - one brush, two positions
  • Anti-bacterial chlorhexidine coated bristles
  • Bristles are shown to help remove up to 25% more plaque than standard bristles
  • Ergonomic, soft rubber handle for superior comfort and control
  • Longer handle - easier to reach the back teeth
  • Coated wire and rounded tip - gentle on gums
  • Reusable - use for up to a week
  • Available in 5 sizes
  • Recommended by dental professionals
  • Professionals: oral hygienists, orthodontists, periodontists, implantologists
Who is it for?
  • People with wide spaces between the teeth; food traps; orthodontic braces; sensitive, bleeding or receding gums; implants or bridges

GUM Ortho Floss 50pcs

R160,00
GUM Ortho Floss is specially designed for people with orthodontic appliances. Taking care of your teeth, and especially flossing, is trickier when you wear braces. GUM Ortho Floss makes it easier with a thin, rigid end that is simply inserted under the wire and then expands during use for an exceptional clean. Features
  • Built-in threader for easy insertion under orthodontic braces
  • Expands in use
  • Suitable for different size gaps between teeth and around the appliance
  • Quality, shred-resistant floss
  • Recommended by dental professionals
Who is it for? Adults and children with orthodontic braces, bridges or very wide gaps between the teeth. Professionals: oral hygienists, general dentists, orthodontists and prosthodontists.

GUM Red-Cote Disclosing Tablets

R84,00
GUM Red-Cote Disclosing Tablets have been developed to highlight dental plaque on the tooth surfaces and to demonstrate the areas where more thorough brushing and flossing are needed. Dental professionals recommend GUM Red-Cote Disclosing Tablets for helping children learn how to brush more effectively, and for adults who just want to make sure no areas of dental plaque build-up are missed in their tooth brushing and between-teeth cleaning routines. As a result of using GUM Red-Cote Disclosing Tablets, you’ll improve your oral health routine, seeing and removing dental plaque before it has a chance to progress into calculus. GUM Red-Cote Disclosing Tablets come in a pack of 12.

GUM Ortho Mouthrinse 300ml

R180,00
Our unique ORTHO line has been specially formulated to help protect your teeth and gums throughout your orthodontic treatment. No matter what kind of brace you wear, GUM ORTHO is the ideal choice for daily brushing.

GUM Ortho Toothpaste 75ml

R126,00
Our unique ORTHO line has been specially formulated to help protect your teeth and gums throughout your orthodontic treatment. No matter what kind of brace you wear, GUM ORTHO is the ideal choice for daily brushing.

GUM Ortho Toothbrush

R83,00
  • V-trim facilitates cleaning around orthodontic appliances such as brackets, wire buttons and ligatures
  • With  hygiene cap (Retail pack only)

GUM Ortho Wax Unflavoured

R89,00
GUM Orthodontic Wax has been formulated to relieve discomfort by adhering to orthodontic appliances such as braces and wires, and to the auxiliary hooks, tubes, and ligatures. It is recommended by dental professionals for relief from the pain and irritation caused by orthodontic appliances. GUM Orthodontic Wax protects the gums and the linings of your cheeks and lips, providing a comfortable barrier from the sharp ends of wires and pointed appliance parts. GUM Orthodontic Wax is also suitable for patients wearing partial dentures where wire clasps may be causing discomfort, sore spots, or abrasions.

GUM End-Tuft Tapered Trim Toothbrush

R105,00
The GUM End-Tuft brush is designed to clean orthodontic bands, furcations, implants and the distal of last molar. The small head can access all hard to reach areas.
  • Small brush head addresses special maintenance concerns:
  • Orthodontic bands, furcations
  • Implants
  • Distal of last molar
  • Other hard-to-reach areas

GUM Travel Ortho Toothbrush

R91,00
This foldable, stay-fresh toothbrush is perfect for travelling and if you wear braces. It folds out to become the same size as a regular toothbrush.

GUM Mouth Mirror

R69,00
Useful for people with mouth implants / bridge, this angled mouth mirror helps you check in hard to reach places.

Alocair+ Spray 15ml

R167,00
Aloclair+ assists with pain relief and promotes healing from the pain of mouth ulcers, as well as minor sores and injuries inside the mouth caused by burns, bites or newly-fitted dentures or orthodontic braces. Aloclair+ forms a protective film over sensitive nerve endings, speeding up healing and making eating, drinking and talking less painful.  Product benefits
  • Rapid relief
  • Long-lasting 
  • Polyvinylpyrrolidone (PVP) forms a protective barrier over the ulcer
  • Eating, drinking and talking become more comfortable
  • Helps speed up healing
  • Contains anti-inflammatory Aloe vera and soothing hyaluronic acid
  • Quick, hygienic and easy to apply 
  • Alcohol-free, non-stinging, gentle
  • Ideal for multiple sores and those in hard to reach places like the back of the mouth
Aloclair+ is also available in a gel; Aloclair+ Gel is ideal for individual, localised ulcers. Suitable for
  • Adults, children and babies from 2 months old
  • People with newly fitted orthodontic braces 
  • Denture wearers
  • People undergoing treatment for cancer
We’ve gathered expert information on how to manage mouth ulcers, as well as causes and symptoms – read more here. Or speak to your dentist, doctor or pharmacist for expert advice.