Frequently Asked Questions
All Colgate® Max™ Toothpastes
Are all Colgate® Max™ toothpastes gluten free?
Good news! We certify that all Colgate® Max™ toothpastes are gluten free.
Does Colgate® Max™ toothpaste contain any animal-by-products? Is it kosher certified?
In no way does it contain animal by-products. Sorry, it’s not kosher certified.
Are Colgate® Max™ toothpastes sugar free?
Yep, all Colgate® Max™ toothpastes are sugar free.
Colgate® Max Fresh® with Mini Breath Strips Toothpaste
What is the Colgate® Max Fresh® with mini breath strips formula?
Max Fresh® with mini breath strips is a patented formula that delivers an extra rush of freshness every time you brush.
Do the breath strips dissolve as you brush?
Yes! The breath strips are specially formulated to stay intact in the toothpaste, but they dissolve as you brush.
What flavors are available?
Cool Mint and Clean Mint. You can’t go wrong either way!
Colgate® Max Fresh® Shockwave™ Toothpaste
What makes Colgate® Max Fresh® Shockwave™ toothpaste so shocking?
Max Fresh® Shockwave® is a fluoride toothpaste formulated with powerful micro-cooling beads that deliver an exhilarating cool burn to keep your breath fresh for hours.
Do the micro-cooling beads dissolve as you brush?
The micro-cooling beads are formulated to stay intact in the toothpaste, but they dissolve as you brush.
How fresh will my mouth feel after brushing with Colgate® Max Fresh® Shockwave™?
Your mouth will feel mind-blowingly fresh after using Max Fresh® Shockwave™. You’re welcome.
Do the micro-cooling beads include microplastics?
No and in fact all Colgate® Max™ toothpastes are micro plastic free.
Colgate® Max Fresh® Knockout™ Toothpaste
What is the Colgate® Max Fresh® Knockout™ Toothpaste formula?
Max Fresh® Knockout™ is uniquely formulated with odor neutralizing technology to help destroy nasty odors and fight lingering food aftertastes*
*based on in-vitro odor reduction results and descriptive sensory panel analysis following brushing teeth and tongue
Does Colgate® Max Fresh® Knockout™ provide cavity protection?
Colgate® Max Fresh® Knockout™ not only keeps your breath fresh for hours but also fights cavities and whitens teeth to help with the overall health of your mouth—now, that’s something to smile about.
Colgate® Max Clean™ SmartFoam® Toothpaste
What is the Colgate® Max Clean® SmartFoam® with Whitening formula?
Ok, but only because you asked nicely. Colgate® Max Clean® formula is packed with 30% more foam, * cleaning tough to reach spaces while giving you a rush of clean! It also whitens your teeth and freshens your breath. It comes in two flavors: Effervescent Mint® and Spearmint Blast®.
*vs. a leading fluoride toothpaste
How does Max Clean® SmartFoam® work?
Through the magic of science. But seriously, Colgate® Max Clean® SmartFoam® bursts into foam as you brush to penetrate between teeth and around gums -- helping to remove germs that cause bad breath, even in tough to reach spaces.
What other benefits does Max Clean® SmartFoam® offer for healthy teeth?
You want more? You got it. Max Clean® SmartFoam® also provides everyday cavity protection while freshening your breath and whitening your teeth.
Colgate® Max White® Toothpaste
What is in the Max White® formula that makes my teeth white?
Max White® formula contains a high-cleaning silica ingredient that delivers whitening benefits by removing surface stains.
What other benefits does Max White® offer for healthy teeth?
Glad you asked. Max White® provides everyday cavity protection while freshening your breath and whitening your teeth.