Sustainable and eco-friendly gift choice
As the whole World is turning more green and climate-minded, the eco-friendly and sustainable gifts is something to consider especially when it comes to our little ones. Probably nothing can get more organic and closer to the Nature as Baltic amber which dates as old as 45 million years. Sustainability and non-toxicity has always been important when choosing a gift for new born or young children.
Of course, eco-friendly friendly is mostly important for child's health but it's also a big plus when a product lasts for a long time. If you are a person who is looking for non-chemical and sustainable fashion options, amber teething products are a perfect choice.
Amber teething jewelry combined with other gemstones or at it's pure form is not only a pretty accessory but also have plenty health benefits, especially for teething babies. Plus it doesn't cost a fortune so you can get a cute fashionable Baby Shower or birthday gift for affordable price.
We have talked about health benefits for teething babies in previous blog about amber teething necklaces.
Painkilling properties of Baltic amber
Baltic amber teething necklaces and bracelets have been used as pain killer remedy for centuries. Amber is a natural substance when tree resin become fossilized. There are few types of amber in the world, but Baltic amber is most common and most popular. Amber contains succinic acid which is known to have anti-inflammatory and painkilling properties. Natural amber does not only help with teething pain but variety of health benefits we have already talked in the blog about Health benefits of amber. It is believed that when amber beads are worn close to the skin, it releases succinic acid which releases into the body which provides pain relief caused by teething pain.
Different style and color teething necklaces and bracelets
Nowadays amber teething necklaces can have a variety of style, shape, color and design which will satisfy every taste. You can chose traditional raw amber jewelry or polished, colored and combined with other gemstones. The Baltic amber teething necklaces look great both on girls and boys, but people usually chose lighter colors for girls and darker ones for boys. Mixed with other gemstones and pendants, amber teething semistjewelry can be more personalized and stand out. Amber teething necklaces, bracelets and anklets can be made of different shape amber beads such as baroque, chip, olive, round, half baroque. Most common clasps are screw and pop. Pop clasp is more popular as it releases quickly preventing child from choking.
Why to choose amber teething jewelry as a gift?
Besides it's pain killing properties and cute stylish look, the are plenty of reasons to chose amber teething necklace or bracelet as a Baby Shower, baptism, birthday, Christmas present etc. First of all of it's size and weight. It will fit into a small gift and weight pretty much nothing, so very convenient for the ones who need to travel or to send a gift by post. In addition, it will not overstuff baby's room and will never collect dust. This is the gift that a child can take everywhere he / she goes. The amber teething necklaces and bracelets do not break easily so it's likely that the child will have it for years. And of course let's not forget the nature and climate: nothing can get as close to the nature as amber which dates as old as 45 million years, so you don't have to worry about climate change and pollution. Amber teething products don't contribute to climate change, don't contain chemicals and are easily recyclable. This is also a great choice for people with limited budget, amber teething necklaces and bracelets usually vary from 5 to 20 dollars.
Are amber teething necklaces safe?
When it comes to little babies and toddlers, parents and caregivers should be aware that there is a small risk when a child wears any kind of a beaded necklace around the neck. Even though the pop clasp necklace release quickly and they are knotted in between each bead for safety reasons, there is always a risk of choking, therefore a child should not wear an amber teething necklace while sleeping and should never be left unattendend. The ones worried about safety can chose various cute Baltic amber souvenir gifts