Reduce Plaque Buildup on Teeth in 3 Steps with Mouthwash

NEW SCIENCE SHOWS LISTERINE® OFFERS SUPERIOR PLAQUE REDUCTION

Percentage of plaque reduction by brushing and mouthwash vs brushing and flossing

‡Flossing by a dental hygienist. Sustained plaque reduction after dental prophylaxis.

§P<0.001; comparing each investigational product vs Brushing + 5% hydroalcohol mouthrinse (negative control).

COMPLETE YOUR ROUTINE

If you don't floss or don't floss properly, new research shows LISTERINE® can help you achieve better oral health

Complete your oral care routine with Listerine mouthwash

Clinical Study 2. Publication name will be included upon publication.
Creative interpretation of tooth and gumline for illustration purposes.


NEW Science Shows LISTERINE® Offers 5X More Plaque Reduction Than Floss Above The Gumline


03 STEPS FOR A CLEANER, HEALTHIER MOUTH

Together, brushing, flossing, and rinsing with LISTERINE® Antiseptic daily provides a comprehensive approach to better oral care helping you reach nearly 100% of the mouth.

Brushing, flossing, and mouthwash for better oral care
  • Toothbrush icon

    01. BRUSH

    Cleans & polishes your teeth

    Brushing daily helps remove food particles and stains, keeping your teeth and gums healthy.

  • Dental floss icon

    02. FLOSS

    Reaches below the gumline

    Flossing reaches below the gumline and removes imbedded food particles and plaque between the teeth.

  • Listerine mouthwash icon

    03. LISTERINE®

    Destroys 5X more plaque above the gumline than floss*

    LISTERINE® Antiseptic kills 99.9% of germs that cause bad breath, plaque and gingivitis.

    It reaches other parts of your mouth that brushing and flossing miss, providing longer lasting fresh breath and a cleaner, healthier mouth.

*Germ kill provides sustained plaque reduction after a dental cleaning. Rinse is not intended to replace brushing or flossing. Use product only as directed. ©J&JCI 2022

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