This is a busy time of year and a challenging one for teeth! Treats, snacks and candy are plentiful. We have to be prepared, smart and thoughtful on how we take care of our teeth. Zellie's mints and gum are easy to take along with you throughout the day – each and every day.
Whether you are stuck in meetings all day or driving the family from one activity to the next, we can all benefit from a convenient routine for caring for our (and...more
Xylitol has many health and oral care benefits. We focus on these top 4 consistently.
Zellie's top 4 benefits for mouth health include:
- Perfect for dry mouth
- An easy way to care for teeth
- Helps prevent damage from acidity
- Helps protect and strengthen teeth
Why is Xylitol perfect for dry mouth?
When you consume xylitol as gum or mints, they pull...more
Parents have so many things to worry about! Today’s parents have a vast array of decisions about whether or not to vaccinate their child, which diet is best, if cloth or paper diapers are preferable, and if it is safe for an infant to sleep in bed with the parents. Many of these choices carry the potential for positive or negative impact on the child, and parents want to make the right choice. Most parents also want their child to have nice...more
Xylitol isn’t just for young people! Many seniors accept dental problems, thinking they simply happen as teeth age.
Xylitol helps to keep teeth young and ageless – by preventing damage caused by plaque, mouth acidity or dry mouth. Xylitol can help protect the oral health of denture wearers– by protecting the mouth and lips from infections like thrush, oral sores or angular cheilitis.more
Your mouth is full of bacteria -- both good, protective, beneficial bacteria and harmful, disease-promoting bacteria. Just like with the bacteria in your gut, the goal for a healthy mouth is to promote the good, protective bacteria and keep the bad bacteria at bay. And guess what...xylitol does just that!
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Because xylitol is a sugar-free sweetener, many people incorrectly assume it must be an artificial sweetener and equate it to sugar substitutes like sorbitol mannitol and maltitol. Xylitol is totally different from regular sugar and from all the products called sugar alcohols. The microscopic structure of xylitol is unique - being a healthy 5-carbon design, called a pentose sugar, which is found naturally in our bodies and in many fruits and...more
It’s the New Year and suddenly everyone wants better health, relationships and finances! We know habits are hard to change, but the great news is that Zellie’s mints and gum offer a simple way to improve tooth health and gain control over at least one vital aspect of life.
Here are 4 easy ways to have healthier, stronger, and naturally whiter teeth:
1. Use Zellie’s pure xylitol mints and gum to protect teeth from the acidity of...more
It’s frightening to be told you have a disease in your mouth. Even those who brush their teeth and visit the dentist can end up with dental problems. Despite the fact that dentistry is Evidence Based, more specialized, and more available to the public than ever before, dental diseases continues to destroy teeth of children and adults – almost unchecked.more
When you compare sugar with xylitol, you’ll see xylitol is almost the exact opposite of sugar. For example, xylitol is great for teeth and helps reduce plaque. Sugar, of course, is awful for teeth and the more sugar you eat, the more harm it causes. On the other hand, the more you nibble xylitol - the more protection for teeth and gums. Plus, there’s even more good xylitol news……
For health our brains need glucose, but it must arrive at...more
Evans Dental Health & Wellness has put together one of the best videos on xylitol we have ever seen - it's called "Xylitol's Celebrity Makeover"! What a fun way to talk about what xylitol is, how it works, and why it is so awesome (even if it doesn't have a snazzy name.more
Zellie’s was founded in 2005 as a pioneer xylitol company. We have always sought to offer practical and effective products to improve the oral health of children and adults, and we work to make our products as convenient and delicious as possible. That is why this past summer we added an 18-count gum blister pack and a 65-count mint tinto our product line. We hope the smaller sizes are good...more
Every month we are adding new retailers to the list of those carrying Zellie's in their stores! From large grocery stores and independent health food markets, to chiropractic and dental offices, you can find Zellie's in a variety of different places.
We wanted to make it easier for you to locate retailers close to you so we added a quick and easy map search tool to our new website. The best way to search for retailers is to zoom-in on...more