Teething can be a trying time for the baby and the mom, especially when the baby is fussy. As a parent, you’ll want to find a way to soothe your baby and help them get through this difficult time. There are various ways to do this and one of them is using a teething necklace.
Just as with anything else, teething necklaces come in a variety of shapes and sizes from different manufacturers. However, it is important to ensure that you get the best teething necklace for your baby in terms of safety and effectiveness. The necklace should not have any harmful effects on the baby. It should help the baby cope with teething by providing something to bite on and soothe the gums based on the gumming counter pressure and to relieve the pain. Some necklaces also have a naturally calming effect that helps the baby feel less pain and irritability.
Some of the best teething necklaces include:
The Baltic Amber Teething Necklace is meant to reduce problems associated with teething for babies. It does this by reducing teething pain, drooling and inflammation.
The necklace is fastened on the baby so that the amber contacts the body, which produces succinic acid when in contact with the body’s warmth that relieves pain naturally, is anti-inflammatory and calms the central nervous system. It should be worn on the baby’s neck or ankle close to the skin. It is not meant for chewing. The necklaces are available in multi colors, honey or cognac. They are unisex and cost about $18.
- Necklace is useful in reducing some teething discomforts such as teething pain, drooling, fussiness and inflammation ensuring baby has fewer discomforts during this time
- Safe for baby; twist-in screw makes it easy to fasten on baby while beads are safely knotted so they do not come apart
- A natural remedy that uses succinic acid released by the body’s warmth; does not cause secondary effects unlike pharmaceutical teething drugs
- Recommended that necklace should be used when baby is under supervision for safety purposes
- Necklace should not be chewed or gummed; cannot be used for gumming counter pressure
The Baltic Amber Teething Necklace provides a good solution for the discomfort experienced by a baby during teething. It is simple to use because it only needs fastening on the baby’s neck or ankle and the effects of amber reduce the fussiness, drooling and pain. It is worth the investment for the baby’s comfort during this time.
This silicone teething necklace provides something for the baby to chew on while at the same time accessorizing mom’s look. It is made from BPA-free silicone beads that are safe for the baby.
The necklace is eye-catching and the baby can chew on it while it is on the mother’s neck. This ensures that the baby’s need to apply counter pressure on the gums when teething is met and the pain is reduced.
The necklace comes in different colors such as strawberry pink, true turquoise, glacier grey, fresh mint, black and beach multicolor, and it costs about $20.
- Necklace is conveniently placed on mother’s neck within reach for baby
- Safe to use because beads are individually knotted to prevent them from falling in case clasp breaks away
- Length of necklace is adjustable to a suitable size that is reachable for baby and does not strangle mother
- Necklace is multifunctional; can also be used for nursing where baby can play with necklace while breastfeeding; can also be frozen to provide extra relief from pain
- Dishwasher safe
- Necklace cannot be used by baby when unattended due to risk of choking on the beads
- Not meant for placing on baby’s neck
The Silicone necklace is a solution for mothers of teething children with a way to relieve the pain and discomfort that comes with teething while at the same time accessorizing their look. The baby can have something to nibble on to soothe sore gums or play with while nursing. It is pretty and functional and worth the money.
The Mama & Little – Deila silicone Teething Necklace is a stylish necklace that also doubles up as comfort while baby is teething. The baby can chew on the silicone beads to soothe the gums or play with it as the mother wears the necklace. It consists of two sets of beads, 15mm and 9mm that are categorized as 100 percent food-grade silicone.
The teething necklace comes in different colors such as sweet mint, bubble gum, marsala and sweet pea. Other styles of Mama & Little silicone necklaces include Frida, Olivia, Sol, Zooey and Lexi silicone teething necklaces. The necklaces go for about $25.
- Beads are safe for baby to chew under supervision
- Necklace gives baby something to chew on to reduce discomfort of teething by applying pressure to gums
- Safe to use; breakaway clasp ensures they pose no danger when pulled by baby
- Dishwasher safe
- Necklace can only be used under adult supervision
This silicone teething necklace provides a safe item that the baby can chew on under the supervision of the mother. This reduces the risk of choking as it enables the baby to have something to use for applying pressure to the gums for much needed relief. It is therefore a good investment and looks pretty for the mom too.
These teething necklaces are all useful for giving a teething child some relief from the pain and discomfort experienced during this time. However, the best in this category is the Baltic Amber Teething Necklace because other than relieving pain, it also reduces fussiness and drooling. It is also the cheapest and can be worn by the baby.
The next in the category is the Silicone Teething Necklace for Mom to Wear. It provides something for the baby to chew on while with the mother. However, it is slightly expensive.
The last is the Mama & Little – Deila Silicone Teething Necklace. It is the most expensive and can only be used for chewing and playing when the baby is with the mother because the baby should not wear it.