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Get fresh this February – take the Kiss-O-Meter challenge

Win group shot 2015The best way to ensure fresh breath is an oral hygiene routine that includes correctly brushing, flossing and cleaning the tongue. According to a South African consumer survey* 35% of people “never” floss and less than a third do so on a daily basis. Little surprise that halitosis is such a widespread problem, with over 90% of South Africans saying they experience bad breath at some point.

IVOhealth and Sunstar GUM challenge you to take the Kiss-O-Meter test, to see if you are ready for romance this February. To get your ‘kissability’ rating, simply answer a few questions about your oral hygiene routine on For each person taking the Kiss-O-Meter challenge, Sunstar GUM will donate a toothbrush to the Toothfairies working at the Red Cross Children’s Hospital*.

According to a South African survey*, three in five people voted bad breath as the most unappealing thing a date or partner could have – far worse than dirty nails, stained teeth or bad skin.

To take the Kiss-O-Meter Challenge visit from 1 February. For expert oral care advice speak to your dentist or oral hygienist.

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