Questions and Answers


We know that as a parent, you have a lot of questions about which products are safe and effective for your little one. That's why we've compiled a list of frequently asked questions with answers about our SoothiPop teething pacifiers, pacifier clips, teething toys and waterproof bibs. From how they work to how to care for them, we've got you covered.

SoothiPop Teething Pacifiers:

How does the SoothiPop teething pacifier work to soothe a baby's teething pain?

Strategically placed textured surfaces and nubs gently massage sore gums during use. For added cooling relief, place the SoothiPop teether into the freezer ten minutes before use.

What are the benefits of using a SoothiPop teething pacifier over other silicone teethers?

The shape and design of the SoothiPop teething pacifier makes it easy for babies to hold and chew. Each surface is soft, flexible and textured for babies to chew on, which helps to soothe their teething pain.

Can a SoothiPop teething pacifier be used with or without a pacifier clip?

Yes. the SoothiPop may be used with or without a pacifier clip. Attach the SoothiPop teething pacifier to any pacifier clip. Smooch offers a variety of functional, safe and beautiful pacifier clips to choose from to keep the SoothiPop within reach.

How often should I clean and sterilize the SoothiPop teething pacifier?

Clean the SoothiPop with warm water and mild soap between every use. Sterilize the SoothiPop in a pot of boiling water before the first use and as needed.

Is silicone safe for babies to chew on?

Yes, silicone is safe for babies to chew on as it is a non-toxic material that is often used in baby products.

What age range is the SoothiPop teething pacifier suitable for?

The SoothiPop was designed for teething babies 3 months +.

Can the SoothiPop teething pacifier be used in conjunction with other teething remedies?

Yes, the SoothiPop teething pacifier may be used in conjunction with other teething remedies.

How can I ensure that my baby doesn't choke on the SoothiPop teething pacifier?

To ensure that your baby doesn't choke on the SoothiPop teething pacifier, always supervise your baby during use and inspect it regularly for any signs of wear or tear.

Smooch Pacifier Clips

What is a Smooch Pacifier Clip?

A Smooch pacifier clip is a small accessory that attaches to a baby's clothing or bib and holds their pacifier, teether or small toy in place, preventing it from falling onto the floor or getting lost.

What are the benefits of using a Smooch Pacifier Clip for my baby?

Using a Smooch Pacifier Clip for your baby can help prevent pacifiers from falling on the floor or getting lost, keeping them clean and readily available, while also providing a safe and durable material for a teething baby to chew on.

What are the benefits of a using silicone beaded strap?

Silicone beads are safe, durable, non-toxic, and easy-to-clean. They provide a firm yet soft surface for teething babies to chew on.

Are Smooch Pacifier Clips safe for babies?

Yes. Smooch Pacifier Clips go through rigorous safety testing prior to production and meet all US and EU safety standards. Per CPSC guidelines, Smooch pacifier clips measure no longer than 8 inches. Always supervise your baby when they are using a Pacifier Clip.

How do I attach a Smooch Pacifier Clip to my baby's clothing?

Use the beechwood clip to attach the Smooch Pacifier Clip to your baby's clothing.

Can a Smooch Pacifier Clip fit any type of pacifier?

Yes, attach the Smooch Pacifier Clip to any pacifier with a handle.

How do I clean a Smooch Pacifier clip?

To clean a Smooch Pacifier Clip, simply wipe it down with a damp cloth or wash it in warm soapy water and let it air dry. For more information, visit our Safety and Care Page.

Rocking Teething Toys

What is a Smooch Rocking Teething Toy?

Smooch Rocking Teething Toys are inspired by Jeff Koons' Balloon Dog. These adorable baby teether toys are made of Medical Grade Silicone that feature textured nubs and provide soothing and sensory stimulation for teething babies.

Is the Smooch Rocking Teething Toy safe for babies to chew on?

Yes, Smooch Rocking Teething Toys are made from Medical Grade Silicone. Silicone is safe, durable, non-toxic, and easy-to-clean. It provides a firm yet soft surface for teething babies to chew on.

What are the benefits of using Smooch Rocking Teething Toys for my baby?

Smooch Rocking Teethers help soothe a teething baby's gums while also promoting the development of their fine motor skills.

How do I clean Smooch Rocking teething toys?

Clean your Smooch Rocking Teething Toy with warm water and mild soap between every use. Sterilize the teether in a pot of boiling water before the first use and as needed.

Can Smooch Rocking Teething Toys be used with other teething remedies?

Yes, Smooch Rocking Teething Toys can be used in conjunction with other teething remedies.

At what age can my baby start using Smooch Rocking Teething Toys?

Your baby can start using a Smooch Rocking Teething Toy when they begin to teethe. The teething age starts at around 3 months old. The Smooch Rocking Teether can be used throughout the entire teething stage. After the teething stage, The Rocking Teether can be used as a sensory toy and makes a cute child's bedroom accessory.

Penguin Teething Mittens

What age range for Smooch Penguin Teething Mittens suitable for?

When your baby starts teething, which is beings around three months old, they can begin using the Smooch Penguin Teething Mitten. The Smooch Penguin Teething Mitten can be used throughout the entire teething stage.

What are the benefits of using the Smooch Penguin Teething Mitten?

Using a Smooch Penguin Teething Mitten can provide relief to your baby's sore gums while also promoting the development of their hand-eye coordination and fine motor-skills as they grasp and chew on textured nubs and surfaces.

Does the Smooch Penguin Teething Mitten come in different sizes?

No. The Smooch Penguin Teething Mitten is available on one size that is designed to suit the needs of all teething babies and toddlers.

How can I encourage my baby to use the Smooch Penguin Teething Mitten?

Encourage your baby to use the Smooch Penguin Teething Mitten by showing them how hold to hold the inner handle bar. Ensure that the Smooch Penguin Teething Mitten is easily accessible during playtime and teething periods.

Are there any safety precautions I should take when using The Smooch Penguin Teething Mitten with my baby?

Yes. Provide adult supervision when your baby is using the Smooch Penguin Teething Mitten. Regularly inspect the teether for any signs of wear and tear.

Waterproof Baby Bibs

Are Smooch Waterproof Baby Bibs safe for my baby to use?

Yes, Smooch Waterproof Baby Bibs are safe for babies to use. They are made from non-toxic, baby safe Polyurethane and are made to last. All Smooch products go through rigorous safety testing before being put into production and meet all CPSC US and EU safety standards.

Are Smooch Waterproof Baby Bibs adjustable and suitable for different age ranges?

Yes. The adjustable velcro neck closure is designed to grow with your baby. Smooch Waterproof Baby Bibs are designed for babies and toddlers 6-24 months.

Do Smooch Waterproof Baby Bibs come in different sizes or designs?

Smooch Waterproof Baby Bibs are available in one size and fit babies and toddlers 6-24 months. They are available in 6 different beautiful colors and designs.

How can I ensure a proper fit for my baby / toddler when using an adjustable Smooch Waterproof Baby Bib?

Adjust the velcro neck closure of your Smooch Waterproof Baby Bib to ensure a proper fit for your baby or toddler.

Is Polyurethane a good material to use for a baby feeding bib?

Polyurethane is a good material for a baby bib because it is waterproof, durable, easy to clean, and resistant to stains and odors, making it a practical and hygienic solution for messy feeding times. Additionally, it is a non-toxic material that is safe for babies to use.

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