In the U.K. alone, around 264M plastic toothbrushes are thrown away every year. The number is not surprising, considering that it is recommended to replace a toothbrush every 3 months.
A bamboo toothbrush is one of the easiest ways to go eco (alongside bamboo sunglasses) if you are yet to join the bandwagon. Besides, switching to an eco toothbrush is very easy….just pick one from the list.
LaBoos Toothbrush: for sensitive teeth and gingivitis
If you have gingivitis or sensitive teeth, then the LaBoos bamboo toothbrush is the eco toothbrush you need. It has nylon bristles, all smooth and gentle on your teeth and gums. The bamboo handle is sturdy and can handle grips from anyone. It is also water-resistant, so you do not have to be worried about breakage.
We love it because: smooth bristles and also comes in a set of 4 different colours.
Colgate – Bamboo Charcoal Soft Toothbrush
Colgate is not left behind either when it comes to protecting the environment. Their contribution to this quest is this bamboo toothbrush with soft charcoal-infused bristles. For anyone looking for an eco friendly toothbrush that also whitens the teeth, this Colgate bamboo toothbrush is here for you. The pack has 4 brushes that can last you a year.
We love it because: durable and robust bamboo handle thanks to the beeswax waterproofing.
Bamboo Toothbrushes by Soseas
This vegan toothbrush by Soseas is perfect for your family- both kids and adults. The fun bamboo handles are distinct, thanks to the Soseas Narwhal crafts. Its bamboo viscose bristles are BPA-free, and their waveform contour will fit perfectly in any mouth.
We love it because: the unique handle will ensure no more toothbrush mix-up. Also, every part of the brush is biodegradable.
Bamboo Toothbrush by EcoRootsShop
Minimalists, gather around- here is a biodegradable toothbrush for your needs. EcoRootsShop’s bamboo toothbrush is handmade with a bamboo handle that is 100% biodegradable. Also, it has soft, BPA-free, non-toxic, and biodegradable bristles.
We love it because: the bristles and the carton packaging of the brush are all biodegradable.
Bamboo Toothbrush by TEVRA
Are you looking for a vegan toothbrush with affordable prices? Look no more, as TEVRA is here with their bamboo toothbrush to make both your pocket and teeth smile. The bamboo handle is sleek, lightweight, comfortable for anyone to use, and durable. Its charcoal bristles will not only clean your teeth but also help in whitening them.
We love it because: you can personalize the toothbrush, and also comes in a set of 4 to last a whole year.
Save The Bees Bamboo Toothbrush by MamaP
MamaP bamboo toothbrush is the gift that keeps giving. Staying true to their brand name, Mother Earth, aka PachaMama, they have ensured that every component of the toothbrush and packaging are recyclable. The nylon bristles are also recyclable and have different beautiful colours.
We love it because: it is handmade, and sales proceeds go into Saving the Bees through the Xerces Society.
Bamboo Toothbrushes by Blue Splash: for Children & Toddlers
Your kids are also ready to go eco with the Kids bamboo toothbrush by Blue Splash. The colourful nylon bristles are smooth and gentle for the kid’s gums. The bamboo handle is durable, and also comes with fun icons of animals found in the ocean. Your child can learn something about their little friends when brushing too.
We love it because: colourful bristles and fun animal icons on the handle that teach kids about being eco
Eco Habit Bamboo Toothbrush
Get yourself a pack of natural toothbrushes handmade in the U.K. by Eco Habit for all your globetrotting needs. The bamboo handle is biodegradable, while the charcoal-nylon bristles are gentle on your gums and teeth. It also comes with a beeswax wrap that is perfect for any traveller to pack a packet of these brushes, soap, or razor blades.
We love it because: it’s perfect for travel and great for the environment.
Bamboo toothbrush for adults by The Humble Brush
Anyone looking for a plastic-free toothbrush with soft but firm bristles should get this bamboo toothbrush by The Humble Brush. While the Dupont bristles are a bit firm compared to others on the list but gentle on your gums. These vegan toothbrushes are free from BPA, and the handle is made of 100% natural bamboo.
We love it because: the handle is 100% biodegradable, and sale proceeds go into the Humble Smile Foundation.
Natural Bamboo Charcoal Toothbrush by TheGreenRoot
While the price is a bit higher than the rest on the list, this is one best bamboo toothbrush. Here is why: it is handmade from bamboo with BPA-free nylon bristles. The wax waterproofing on the handle makes it durable. In addition, the brush has a 15-degree curve that makes it possible for you to brush every inch of your mouth.
We love it because: its unique handles are also customizable, and the pack comes with 5 brushes.
Bamboo Toothbrushes by Bamboogaloo
An affordable and reliable wooden toothbrush is not hard to find in the U.K, and Bamboogaloo is where to get one of these. The best part that makes this such a fantastic gift for an eco-friendly loved one is that it comes with a packet of 5 toothbrushes. Its nylon bristles are infused with charcoal for a natural whitening feature.
We love it because: the flat bamboo handle is sturdy with precise curves for easy cleaning of every part. Besides, all the packaging is plastic-free.
Bamboo Toothbrush by ECOet
With 5 toothbrushes in a box, ECOet ensures you have enough bamboo toothbrushes to last you a whole year. The handle is 100% biodegradable natural bamboo. The Dupont Tynex bristles are BPA-free and soft on your gums, but still efficient in removing plaques effortlessly. If you do not live alone, the numbering on the brushes allows everyone to have their own (lucky) number on the brush to avoid any confusion.
We love it because: It is 100% biodegradable and comes in 100% recyclable packaging.
Once you have your bamboo toothbrush, check out our top plastic-free toothpaste for a more beautiful smile!