• TEATS - General Notes

    The teat opening and ventilation hole can become clogged. Clogging can lead to teat collapse. Keep the teat opening and ventilation hole clear. The tip of the teat is very delicate. When using a teat brush to clean it, gently press the tip with the tip of your finger while washing to prevent the brush from breaking through. Inspect before each use and pull...
  • What are they made from?

    Silicone Rubber
  • What the sterilisation methods I can use:

    Microwave, Steam, Boiling, ChemicalHeat Resistance: 120 degrees C.
  • How do I know when to change to the next size teat?

    We recommend that you get the cues to change size from your baby rather than the teat packet. Age recommendations for teats are very difficult because each baby develops at a different rate.Ways you can tell that you should move up a size:– your baby is fussing every time they feed – this could mean that they are getting frustrated with the flow of...
  • What is the difference in the openings of the different teat sizes?

    SofTouch Peristaltic PLUS teats (Wide Neck)In an SS and S teat, the teat opening is a round hole. This means that if you hold the bottle upside down, milk will drip out without any sucking needed. This is perfect for young babies who have little jaw development yet as they don’t have to work too hard to get their milk.In the M and L, LL teats, the opening is a cross cut. This...
  • Which should I choose – slim or wide neck teats?

    Both our Slim and Wide Neck teats have been designed to allow your baby to use their natural feeding motions used in breastfeeding – Peristaltic motion. Whether you decide to use Slim or Wide neck teats comes down to personal choice and whichever your baby prefers.There are a couple of reasons that may influence your decision though: The majority of bottles used in hospital...