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Getting your toothbrush travel-ready has come a long way from snapping on a grotty plastic cover or, worse, wrapping it in a tissue and shoving it into your travel bag. At the same time, the technology behind toothbrushes has advanced to the point where supersonic speed is de rigueur. The quandary facing us now is how to find a technologically advanced toothbrush compact enough to take on the go. Here are two that rise to the challenge:

Slim Sonic Toothbrush
by Violight, $15, www.violight.com
This brush is considered a “fashion” item and fits into any of the company’s sanitizers for UV cleaning upon your return home.
Strokes per minute: 22,000
Size: 6.5 inches long
Colors available: Black, blue, pink, purple, silver, stripes and zebra print
Powered by: One AAA battery

The Eluo
by Cenoire, $30, www.cenoire.com
Roughly the size of a tube of mascara and as speedy as can be, this little wonder makes brushing a cinch.
Strokes per minute: 23,000
Size: 6.38 inches long
Colors available: Black, pink, white, red, pastel stripes and — coming soon — leopard print
Powered by: One AAA battery