How to Clean An Electric Toothbrush Holder


While your electric toothbrush may be responsible for keeping cavities away and cleaning the teeth, there comes a time that you need to clean it and its holder. This is because bacteria can also reside on them. So, how to clean electric toothbrush holder?

It’s actually quite easy and all you need to prepare are the following:

  • Dishwashing liquid
  • A large bowl
  • Hot water
  • Microfiber cloths
  • A hair dryer
  • Dishwashing liquid

As for the steps, here’s what you need to do:

  • Start by unplugging the charging base.
  • Then, take a few drops of dishwashing liquid and mix it with the hot water.
  • Take a microfiber cloth and dampen it with the soapy water. Use it to wipe the sides of the holder.
  • Take another microfiber cloth to remove any detergent residue.
  • Now, take the bowl and pour one part water and one part vinegar into it.
  • Place the cover in the vinegar solution and let it soak for about 15 to 30 minutes.
  • Remove the brush and rinse with water.
  • Dry it using your hair dryer set to low. Wait for the holder to dry completely before plugging it back.

In addition to knowing how to clean electric toothbrush holder, you should also have a good idea on when you need to find new brush heads. Don’t forget to clean your actual toothbrush, too!