Japanese teethers pigeon
Even for a strong and healthy toddler teething is a serious challenge. Parents at this time also is not easy: children become cranky, bad sleep, constantly crying and capricious. Be accompanied by the process of teething may be fever, severe pain, refusal of food and problems with digestion.
To mitigate the uncomfortable period and reduce pain, parents come to the aid of a variety of teethers.
Why you need a teether
The kid who grow first teeth, constantly feels like something to bite. Trying to numb the pain, the child tries to chew on everything that comes to hand – a mother’s Breasts, nipples, toys, own hands. To replace them come special cutters to remove heat or to accelerate the process of appearance of teeth they are not can, but will significantly reduce itching in the gums. The main task of the teether is to provide massage to the gums and cause a rush of blood to problem areas, allowing to reduce swelling.
Despite the fact that many children’s first teeth appear in the district 6-8 months, some moms offer kids teethers to three months. This will allow to prepare gums for the upcoming problems, to strengthen them and strengthen the immune system. In addition, you may need time for the child is used to a certain kind of teethers you can try several varieties to get to find the best option.
The types of teethers
By appointment teethers, often called «gryzonie», can be divided into several types:
- classic: the ring or dummy, suitable for children of any age.
- for gingival massage: teething toy with a relief surface, a variety of bumps, fibers and convex portions. They differ in shape and weight, can be used for children of any age;
- for active massage: massage effect that enhances the vibration, which starts immediately after a child begins to chew on the teether. Such models work on standard batteries and is completely safe;
- for first teeth: the perfect option that is suitable for kids from three months – lightweight and small models in the form of rings, rattles or pacifiers.
- for posterior teeth: teething toys to massage the gums where the Bicuspids and canines will need no earlier than nine months. Such models have special projections, relevant anatomical features of a nine-month baby;
- for back teeth: for children from one year;
- painkillers: with cooling effect or special channels;
- manual: introduce a small attachment that fits over the finger of an adult. Yourself baby to use hand thimbles will not be able, massage will need to do mom.
How to choose a teether
It is important to consider a number of options.
A suitable size is one of the most important criteria. It is important that the teething toy was easy and the baby was comfortable to hold. The teether should not be too small to fit into the child’s mouth completely, which can be deadly.
Numerous positive reviews are easy teethers petite Japanese firm Pigeon: the weight of many models does not exceed 20 grams. Such gryzunki not only provide an effective massage of the gums. The basis of the «toys» occurs in the form of a bowl, making the child appear first skills of an adult drinking from a mug.
Most manufacturers use for the manufacture of teethers plastic, silicone, latex, rubber, textiles or wood. The best option are gryzunki silicone: easy to clean, they are quite flexible and soft and do not cause allergic reactions and does not negatively affect the formation of occlusion.
To be careful need to a wooden gryzunam: if the teeth have appeared, the material can be cracked or scored, causing the delicate baby’s gums can easily be damaged. Another threat material – plastic.
The packaging plastic teethers should be the words «BPA free» label that in the manufacture of teething bar not used harmful to the child’s body chemical bisphenol.
Babies like toys contraindicated substance can adversely affect the heart, can cause cancer and damage reproductive functions in the body.
Boring teethers are unlikely to interest the child, and the manufacturers try to pay attention to a variety of interesting shapes and bright colors. Books, toys, beads, rattles, flowers – it is impossible to describe all kinds of gryzunov that can be found in assortment of children’s stores.
Not all forms will be equally useful if the child refuses «to pull in your mouth» or that the teether to make it fail. The only solution is to purchase several models of different shapes and colors, one of which is sure to please the kid.
The usual «empty» teethers on the effectiveness filled do not concede. A variety of liquids and gels inside carry gryzunov additional capabilities: cooling means (thermogel or distilled water) is faster and easier to clean pain syndrome. Before you use the teether will need to hold in the refrigerator is the thermal gel cooling takes about half an hour, the water – at least 60 minutes.
The gels keep the desired temperature longer than water, but they are much heavier and more suitable for adults, children, very young babies to hold teething toy can’t.
On average, the teething process lasts about three years, but gryzunki throughout the period is not needed: typically, they are used only up to six years. Manufacturers of teethers and take into account the time of appearance of the different teeth and age features of children.
Age split gryzunki can be divided into three main stages:
- the first – time appearance of the front teeth;
- the second eruption of premolars and canines;
- the third eruption of the molars.
Advantages of Pigeon teethers
As you know, Japanese teether for baby teeth pigeon designed to maximize stimulate children’s sensitivity and guide the correct development of the jaw. Focuses on two sensitive areas, which helps the child to eat: the mouth and periodontal membrane, located between the gums and teeth.
For children from three months important tactile sense organs are the lips, and for training the necessary items that allow to develop tactile recognition of materials and objects. Periodontal membrane «estimates», as the upper and lower jaws affect the subject that the kid is holding in his mouth.
The lack of sensitivity of the membrane can lead to the fact that the child will not be able to properly chew food – it just won’t be able to appreciate its elasticity and consistency. To help the development of the membrane must be immediately after will appear the first teeth.
For kids from three months will be an excellent option teether rattle: baby can learn the different degrees of pressure during biting. Such gryzunki very light and easy to fit in children’s hands, and the materials are not toxic and do not cause allergic reactions.
Japanese teething toy in the shape of rattles will fit the smallest children: colorful beads, which are provided to the upper portion of the teether to entertain baby attracts attention and contributes to the proper development of hearing. Easy-grip handle helps develop fine motor skills, and bright shades of rattles stimulate concentration and color perception.
Ranging from four months to continue the necessary development of the masticatory movements and the skill of closing of the lips. Japanese teethers for this period are equipped with special handles: they are at an angle of 90 degrees, which provides maximum convenience in use. The edge of the teething toy vary in thickness, which stimulates chewing movements.
Pigeon teether and flower-shaped «serve» the child up to one year. Rounded petals of different thickness and stiffness will be responsible for the development of the masticatory movements. The Central connection of the petals is flexible and the nozzle, characterized by stiffness, reduces itching during unpleasant teething. Model approved by leading orthodontists, soothing and cooling action. In addition, one of the parties has a different form – it is similar to a Cup so the child gets the first experience of the «adult» self-drinking.
In seven months the child learns to control the force of the bite, which fit cutters with the edges of different stiffness. Thin and soft edge support skills chewing; soft and elastic massage the gums. During the biting child will be able to assess multiple characteristics – tough, stringy and soft.
In the centre of the teether rings in the shape of four petals with a relief surface. They provide massage the gums, the edges of different stiffness under control take the force of the bite and stings. On the handle of the teether threaded plastic rings that divert attention – the child may be moved freely along all the handle.
How to care for risunkami
To care for teethers need as well as for the other toys a young child because of all the entertaining items the kid immediately tries to try «on tooth».
Several times a day, the teether should be washed in warm water, you can use baby soap or a special hypoallergenic means which do not harm the baby. Hot treatment is contraindicated because it can damage the material: gryzunki can not be boiled and dried in the microwave, drying should occur naturally.
In any case it is impossible to give the child a teething toy in the case, if he fell on the floor or on the ground: through the oral cavity germs and infections enter the body very quickly, especially if the gums are inflamed due to the emergence of new teeth.
If you notice any damages to the material from which made teething toy, it is better to replace. Cracks and holes can accumulate food debris, which will actively develop the germs and bacteria. If the baby chewed the toy immediately after a meal, after using it will also need to be cleaned.