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Gelato Prophy Paste

Consultants’ Comments

  • “Does not splatter.”
  • “Mild flavors.”
  • “Easy to rinse.”
  • “Patients liked the flavor variety.”
  • “Cups are color-coded and easy to open.”
  • “Does not feel gritty in the mouth.”

Description

Gelato Prophy Paste with fluoride (1.23% fluoride ion) contains a unique blend of cleaning and polishing agents. Gelato Prophy Paste was reformulated prior to this evaluation and is designed to apply smoothly without splatter and rinse easily. It is indicated for application during standard cleaning and polishing dental hygiene procedures. Gelato Prophy Paste with fluoride delivers a wide variety of flavors including pina colada, orange sherbet, mint, cherry, bubble gum, and raspberry in three grits (fine, medium and coarse). Gelato Prophy Paste is packaged in 200-count boxes of individually sealed, single-use cups. The manufacturer recommends the use of fine grit for gentle cleansing and polishing and for use with children; medium grit for normal plaque removal, cleaning and polishing; and coarse grit for medium to heavy plaque and stain removal. Dye-free and x-coarse varieties are also available. Gelato Prophy Paste was evaluated by 35 consultants in over 2500 uses. This prophy paste received a 91% clinical rating.

Product Features

Gelato Prophy Paste offers a variety of flavor options that are enjoyed by patients. The paste has a creamy consistency that is easy to pick up with the prophy cup and spreads smoothly on the teeth without splatter. Hygienists who would normally select fine prophy paste for routine use found that the medium grit Gelato Prophy Paste produced the same level of stain removal. Coarse paste was required for removing moderate to heavy stain. Unit-dose cups are color coded with flavor labels that are easy to read. Forty percent of consultants found Gelato Prophy Paste was better than other prophy pastes they had used, and 43% found it to be equivalent. Sixty-three percent of consultants would switch to Gelato Prophy Paste, and 80% would recommend it.

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Gelato Prophy Paste

Gelato® Prophy Paste provides smooth, pliable and splatter-free application. The 1.23% fluoride ion Gelato paste, 6-time winner of The Dental Advisor’s Top Prophy Paste (2013 through 2018), is perfect for high-luster polishing and stain removal, but it remains gentle enough on the enamel with minimal enamel loss.

Features and benefits include:

– Available in four grits: fine, medium, coarse, x-coarse
– Flavors: Bubble Gum, Cherry, Mint, Pina Colada, Orange Sherbet, Raspberry
– Available in 6 oz. and 12 oz. jars and individual cups
– Great flavor in a non-splatter, consistent formula
– Contains 1.23% APF with a unique blend of cleaning and polishing agents
– Disposable cups to eliminate cross contamination
– Grit-specific, color-coded tops with easy-to-read labels for convenient use
– Includes prophy ring for easy application use
– Gluten-free

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Gelato® Prophy Paste

Gelato® Prophy Paste provides smooth, pliable and splatter-free application. The 1.23% fluoride ion Gelato paste, 6-time winner of The Dental Advisor’s Top Prophy Paste (2013 through 2018), is perfect for high-luster polishing and stain removal, but it remains gentle enough on the enamel with minimal enamel loss.

Gelato paste comes in boxes of 200 individual disposable cups for convenient use. The disposable cups also eliminate cross contamination and include a prophy ring for ease of application on the patient’s teeth. For more options, the paste comes in 6 ounce (exports only) and 12 ounce jars.

The paste is available in four different grits (fine, medium, coarse, and x-course) for various stain removal needs. Typically, hygienists use the fine grit for routine use and the medium grit gives a little more stain removal power. The coarse paste is required for removing moderate to heavy stains. No matter the job, Gelato Prophy Paste provides exactly what dental professionals need.

Keystone Industries continues to put forward the largest assortment of great-tasting Gelato flavors such as Pina Colada, and Orange Sherbet. The paste line also has Mint, Cherry, Bubble Gum and Raspberry flavors for a plethora of flavor options to satisfy picky clients. The individual cups are clearly labeled for quick retrieval and application.

Overall, Keystone is proud of this highly regarded review from The Dental Advisor. As a company that strives to create the best quality products at the best price, Keystone is proud to say Gelato Prophy Paste has hit the mark with quality and price.

Features and benefits include:

– Available in four grits: fine, medium, coarse, x-coarse
– Flavors: Bubble Gum, Cherry, Mint, Pina Colada, Orange Sherbet, Raspberry
– Available in 6 oz. and 12 oz. jars and individual cups
– Great flavor in a non-splatter, consistent formula
– Contains 1.23% APF with a unique blend of cleaning and polishing agents
– Disposable cups to eliminate cross contamination
– Grit-specific, color-coded tops with easy-to-read labels for convenient use
– Includes prophy ring for easy application use
– Gluten-free

Gelato Prophy Paste, 4-time winner of The Dental Advisor's Top Prophy Paste, provides a smooth, pliable and splatter-free application.