How we make brushing teeth fun with the Oral-B Disney Timer App! #ProHealthKids #ad

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E normally loves brushing her teeth and has loved brushing ever since we started when she was young but, she sometimes puts up a fight. My nephew, Angel,  also tends to procrastinate and does whatever he can to avoid the task. We actually have a separate toothbrush for E’s baby doll so that she can “brush” the dolls teeth before her own as seen in the photo below which I recently posted on Instagram.

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Angel on the other hand is not as easily swayed and we especially have a hard time getting him to brush for the whole two (2) minutes which is recommended by dentists. That was until we discovered the free Disney Magic Timer App from Oral-B, available in the App Store and on Google Play. About the app:

With the FREE Disney Magic Timer app by Oral-B, powered by you can bring Disney and Marvel characters to life and help even the most reluctant little ones brush longer. To unlock the fun, all you need is a Crest or Oral-B Pro-Health Stages product.

As soon as I downloaded the Disney Timer App onto my iPhone, Angel’s interest was piqued. We first set up a profile E. She picked out one of her favorite Disney Jr. characters, Jake from Jake and the Never Land Pirates. I then created a separate profile for Angel who chose his favorite Marvel character, Iron Man.

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I also surprised both E and Angel with new Oral-B Pro-Health Stages toothbrushes and toothpastes that were sent to us! We then got down to business after a fun photo opp.

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We first went into Angel’s profile on the Disney Magic Timer App and scanned his toothbrush but you can scan any Crest or Oral-B Pro Health Stages product (including toothpaste). Once the product is scanned, the fun begins and the timer will start! As your child brushes, A toothbrush on the screen starts brushing away bubbles, revealing a picture of one of your child’s favorite characters after a full two (2) minutes of brushing! The longer your child brushes, the more “prizes” they collect in their “Magic Album.”

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With E, I help guide her using my hand over her’s when brushing. This sometimes frustrates her because being an independent preschooler, she wants to brush her own teeth but doesn’t always do it properly. I did notice that once we started using the Disney Magic Timer App from Oral-B, she now let’s me help guide her without the fuss. This is because she’s watching whats going on the app as I’m guiding her!

The kids had so much fun watching the bubbles being brushed away on the app! As a parent, I appreciate that the app encourages kids to brush and for the full amount of time recommended. I also like that I’m able to track their progress on the brushing calendar.

What is the craziest thing you ever did to get your kid or kids to brush their teeth?

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Disney Timer App by Oral-BThis paid post is brought to you by the new free Oral-B Disney Timer App as part of a Type-A Parent Community Sponsored Post. Featuring sixteen of your favorite Disney and Marvel characters, use this app to seamlessly encourage your kids to brush longer. Collect a new digital sticker after each successful two minutes of brushing; track progress with stars and milestone badges on the Brushing Calendar. Longer, happier brushing for your little one is just a download away!

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  1. Anything you can do to get the kiddos to brush their teeth is awesome!! My parents were not big on a bedtime routine and my teeth have suffered greatly for it! You are a great mama 🙂

  2. This is simply too cute. Your little ones really do seem to be enjoying teeth brushing time. Love this!

  3. My sister, who has a three-year-old, is having the hardest time getting him to brush his teeth. Of course, he isn’t interested and complains whenever she tries to get him to do it. I bet he’d love this! So cool how companies are finding ways to make wellness items fun! – Katy

  4. These are such great ideas. I wish my mom had tried some of these things with me 🙂 She brushed my teeth for me until I was 9 which I despised, BUT I’ve never had a cavity. That said, I like your ideas MUCH better!

  5. Aww these pics are just the cutest! This app sounds like an amazing solution to an ongoing challenge, love it! I know just who to share this with! Thanks!

  6. Such a cute toothbrushing photo opp! lol It is hard to convince kids to brush their teeth and to actually do a good job at it! I think this app would really encourage my 7 and 4 year olds to stick to the program…anything technology driven seems to entice my kiddos!

  7. Cute pictures! What a great way to get your kiddos brushing and brushing longer. I am going to try this app because I’m fighting the kids to brush longer every day!

  8. What a cute app! We had an hourglass to get the kids to brush their teeth for the correct length of time.

  9. I love this app! It is a great way to get the younger kids to want to brush their teeth, and to also brush for the time they should.

  10. Oh gosh…brushing teeth time is so not a fun time at my house! This looks great, thanks so much for the review! I’m going to give it a go 🙂