Bayshore Gardens Family & Cosmetic Dentistry – Bradenton
History of Toothbrushes
A Brief History of Toothbrushes: Did you know that toothbrushes date back to ancient civilizations? Early versions were made from twigs and frayed ends to clean teeth! In the 15th century, China introduced bristled toothbrushes made from boar hair. Fast forward to 1938, when nylon-bristle toothbrushes were invented! Today, we enjoy an array of toothbrush styles and designs for optimal oral care. Let’s celebrate the evolution of toothbrushes and keep those smiles shining bright!