Mirai Toothbrush | Introduction
Keeping my teeth healthy has been one of my body-care battles for as long as I can remember, despite knowing how vital this is for my dental hygiene. So, when I came across the opportunity to review The True Company’s Mirai toothbrush, I had to check it out. It’s an electric toothbrush like no other I’ve come across so far.
Mirai Toothbrush | First Impressions
I was / am impressed with its sleek packaging … it oozes luxury. The toothbrush is not too big or too small, and it feels nice to hold. You see, it’s made of silicone and doesn’t have the hard plastic feel of other toothbrushes.
The True Company posted this to me from America, free of charge for this review; as usual, my opinion of the toothbrush honestly reflects my experience.
Mirai Toothbrush | Key Features
- Gentle gum massage function
- Elegant and functional design
- Silicone bristles don’t retain bacteria
- Once yearly toothbrush head replacement ($7.99 from The True Company’s customer service)
- Built in 30 seconds pauses whilst brushing
- All-in-one self-sanitising electric toothbrush
- Non-porous silicone prevents bacteria build up
Mirai Toothbrush | My Experience
In the box
I opened the top quality looking and feeling box, to find the toothbrush in a transparent-ish good quality plastic sleeve, placed in a foam-like mould. Underneath this were the instruction manual, warranty card, and USB charger lead. I was pleased it didn’t have a USB plug; I’ve got enough of this around the house.
There is an authenticity card attached to the front of the box, with a serial and model number, as well as a statement to confirm the quality of the product … all very reassuring about its value.
As per the instruction manual, I charged it for some hours before my first use. The indicator light at the end of the brush blinks consecutively for a period of time when it needs charging. It also emits a prolonged glow when it is fully charged.
I sometimes used the unit for days after the recharge blinks stopped, without any problems.
The indicator light also comes on briefly when you press the vibration button, on and off.
The bristles are not as thin as that of your typical manual and electric brushes, and their top are not pin pointed but rectangular; making them gentler on the teeth and gum.
As stated in the manual, I used it like my manual toothbrush, albeit with the vibration function. My teeth feels clean after each brushing session, and I think it’s more effective than my manual toothbrush.
I really like the fact that the vibrations pause for about a second, after every 30 seconds of brushing; making it easier to know how long you spend on each part of your teeth, and how long you brush for.
Mirai Toothbrush | Top 5 Likes
- Chic and functional design
- Adjustable vibration … for your desired intensity
- Inbuilt rechargeable batteries and easy to charge
- Gentle bristles … vital for sensitive gums like mine
- Lightweight: not bulky like your typical electric brush … fab for travelling
Mirai Toothbrush | Product Cost
Mirai Toothbrush | Overall
I’m pleased with The Tru Company’s Mirai electric toothbrush. It’s lovely to have a toothbrush whose brush head only needs to be changed once a year – better for my pocket and better for the environment. Its 2 years limited warranty is reassuring, especially considering its cost. The instruction manual is straight forward and easy to understand, though I wish the print was bigger to make it easier to read.
Least I forget, yah to the fact that toothpaste doesn’t stick to the bottom of the Mirai!
Nonetheless, I must confess that I wish it was cheaper; it’s the most expensive toothbrush I’ll probably ever own. I also wish the recharge reminder light didn’t blink so much. Even then, I can’t deny that it does a good job and I’m pleased to have it.
You can buy it online from the The True Company’s website in the UK.
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