This toothpaste is specially formulated for children to help clean and maintain the health of baby teeth and keep the flora of the mouth in natural balance. Silica gently cleanses newly forming teeth to help avoid the build-up of plaque through regular brushing. This toothpaste containing calendula flower extract helps keep the gums in good condition. Children love the pleasant taste. Free of surfactants, fluoride and artificial sweeteners. Peppermint free.