How to wean pick your nose
Many children have the habit of picking his nose. Over time, the child can stop doing it on the street in front of people, kindergarten, school, out of fear that he will tease other children. But until then it may take a long time. If you are not willing to wait, then go to the solution of this complex situation.
You will need:
- handkerchief; - humidifier.
Instruction how to wean pick your nose
There are several ways to get rid of this habit. Try not to scold the child and try to ignore the problem. The kid should not feel bad relations with parents. It may be that he closes in itself, will hide from you or vice versa, will start even more picking his nose. Most praise your child, stay calm. Try to encourage your baby when it touches your nose.
Try to distract the child from the habit interesting game, entrusted him to make cleaning the house, prepare food with him, do some needlework. Invent a variety of activities that the child did not lose interest in the game. It is important that the baby hands were always busy. Be patient and do not throw the begun business midway.
Explain to your child that people around hate to see the way he picks his nose. Tell him what a bad habit, find out why he does. Talk with your child gently, do not make fun of him. Tell him that all people spend daily hygiene of the nose, but do it alone.
For safety, you can cut the baby nails, better short. This will reduce the risk of nosebleeds. Gradually, the child may lose interest in the picking process. If the child has a runny nose, offer him a handkerchief to blow his nose.
If you see that the habit is, do not panic and try to find out the reason. If you have a flat, dry and moist air, it will lead to the drying out of the mucous and the formation kozyavok. Try to ventilate the room more often, turn on a humidifier, keep the room temperature within 18-22 degrees.
If a baby has a lingering runny nose or nose hit a foreign object, then consult a pediatrician or otolaryngologist. Consult with a neurologist.