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Why Xylitol?

Why EVERYONE wants to eat ICE CHIPS Candy made with Birchwood Xylitol EVERY DAY!
  • Strengthens teeth
  • Reduces new tooth decay
  • Reduces cavity-causing bacteria
  • Inhibits growth of dental plaque
  • Stimulates saliva flow
  • Does NOT impact insulin levels
  • Contains zero net effective carbs
  • Delicious and satisfying
  • The FDA has approved xylitol as a Natural Sweetener
  • Xylitol is a natural sweetener found in the fibers of many fruits and vegetables
  • Xylitol is found in small amounts in the human body
  • One teaspoon of xylitol contains 40% less calories than sugar
  • Savoring ICE CHIPS Candy 3 to 5 times a day delivers maximum benefits
  • Use ICE CHIPS Candy immediately after meals or snacks
  • Recent studies have found a link between consuming Xylitol during pregnancy and stronger teeth in infants

We get several questions asked over and over again:

  1. What is Xylitol?
  2. What are the advantages?
  3. Why is it so expensive?
  4. Why do you use it?

The easy answers are:

  1. Xylitol is a polyol, a sugar alcohol. It is all natural, safe for diabetics and has many health benefits.
  2. It is all natural, safe for diabetics and has many health benefits.
  3. Mostly, it is made from birch bark or corn. Ice Chips Candy uses only the birch bark Xylitol in order to avoid any chance of using Genetically Modified Corn (GMO). Additionally, the process and availability render this product much more expensive than sugar.
  4. Ice Chips Candy uses Birchwood Xylitol (made in the USA), in order to access the health benefits, particularly the dental and diabetic advantages.

We researched and understood the benefits of Xylitol early on at our parent company Healing Leaf LLC. We even sold a compressed pill-like candy for a while but wanted something with a higher concentration of Xylitol and a lower price point. While we could easily acquire bulk Xylitol, we were told it was impossible to make a hard candy.

If you want to get an impossible task accomplished, you might try going to someone with little knowledge of the subject but a passion for getting things done. Because we were health product experts but not Xylitol experts we ignored all the warnings. Lo and behold, within two days of trying, we created a tasty hard Xylitol candy in three different yummy flavors. Within a week we had seven of our current 18 flavors and we were selling Ice Chips to our friends.

We never underestimate the public's willingness to do the right thing for their bodies. We understand it is possible to get a package of breath mints for a couple dollars. But those mints will not benefit teeth, fight germs and bacteria, prevent ear infections while being safe (and recommended) for diabetics.

So, in a nutshell, THAT is why we use Xylitol!

Reviews

Have you tried Ice Chips? Write a review! We would love to hear from you!
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76) Mona 
Location:
AZ
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Wednesday 06:24 PM
big grin I first got Ice Chips from my dentist's office. Tried several flavors, but my favorite is the Margarita flavor. Oh my goodness! So darn good. I have since moved to a different state, so now I will have to search for a new place to get these yummy candies.
75) 1 
Location:
U.S
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Thursday, June 18, 2015 05:54 AM
frown I'm sorry Craig but you can order just the coffee and cream ones in a six pack, like literally.
74) Me 
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Monday, June 15, 2015 06:12 PM
These are the most delicious candy of all time. I'm looking forward to trying all the flavors. Maybe you could make mango or lychee or . . . ? All glories to your persistence. "The difficult we do right away; the impossible may take some time."
73) Madison 
Location:
Key Largo
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Sunday, June 14, 2015 09:25 AM
In fact a line of "sours" flavors would be awesome... What do you think?
72) Madison 
Location:
Key Largo
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Sunday, June 14, 2015 09:21 AM
Just tried the lemon and I'm in love! I'm your newest fan... But I do have a flavor recommendation that I know fans would appreciate: Sour/Green Apple? Granny Smith? Maybe you could call it "2 Grannies' Granny Smith?"

Thanks for creating a genius product!
71) NeelA 
Location:
NJ
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Thursday, May 28, 2015 07:09 PM
I was trying to put the ingredient birchwood in quotations. Please put it back in the Clove flavor.
70) NeelA 
Location:
NJ
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Thursday, May 28, 2015 07:06 PM
I have been buying Ice Chips Immunity Plus. It helped me get through a very tough and stressful winter. I had to visit family member in the hospital in the cold days and kept hoping to stay away from colds. Immunity Chips did it for me. But now its name is changed to Clove Candy and unfortunately the first ingredient "birchwood" is missing from Clover Plus. i do not believe it can be as potent without birchwood and I am very disappointed. Why would you change something that worked?
69) Chipy Ramz 
Location:
Roswell GA
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Sunday, May 24, 2015 09:13 AM
I'm already the product of Ice chips, five different flavors Ginger, Cranberry, Berry Mix,Lemon and Cinnamon . So far I've tried Ginger and Lemon, very good. razz (stick out tongue)
68) Cheryl W 
Location:
New York
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Wednesday, May 20, 2015 06:10 AM
I just received my first order yesterday and I LOVE the flavors that I have tried so far. I bought the Shark Tank special and have tried the lemon (very lemony), the Root Bear float (MMMM) and the Berry Mix. All have fantastic flavor. I've been using Xylitol as my sweetener for about a year now because I hate the artificial chemical sweteners so it's great to have a candy made with it. I do have to say that they are pretty pricey though. I will continue to buy but maybe just not as often because of the price.
67) Chipy Ramz 
Location:
Roswell GA
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Sunday, May 17, 2015 12:21 PM
smile I'm happy to have discovered this sweet, I love it, I recommended it,It is good for health.
Ice Chips Candy Ginger big grin
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