Video of Mother Clearing Out Her Toddlers Snuffy Nose Goes viral Video of Mother Clearing Out Her Toddlers Snuffy Nose Goes viral
‘I don’t care how disgusting this is, that baby is cuteness overload!’ You know that feeling when you wake up with a stuffy nose... Video of Mother Clearing Out Her Toddlers Snuffy Nose Goes viral

‘I don’t care how disgusting this is, that baby is cuteness overload!’

You know that feeling when you wake up with a stuffy nose and just want to go back to sleep? It’s usually an inconsequential symptom of whatever ailment you have caught, stuffy noses can bring your day down.

One mother – whose toddler was suffering from a very stuffy nose – has shared her homemade solution to the baby’s stuffed up nose on Facebook – and it’s gone viral.

In a very adorable – and very gross – video that’s been watched by 18 million people and shared more than 227,000 times, the mother uses a needleless syringe to shoot saltwater up one of the baby’s nostrils, which results in a torrential flooding of boogers out the baby’s other one.


After each flushing, the giggling baby looks directly into the camera and smiles, even making a contented “ahhh” sound at one point.

The home remedy, which is similar to the Neti Pot – a container designed to rinse debris or mucus from your nasal cavity – seems to clear out the baby’s sinuses quite effectively – but is it safe?

According to the Facebook comments on the video, people have varied views on the safety of this method.


One commenter, a self-proclaimed children’s nurse, said, “This is not a safe practice. It can lead to choking and aspiration, which could result in pneumonia. But what do I know. I’m only a children’s nurse.”

However, another commenter said, “As a respiratory therapist, this is the bomb! Although most kids may not be so cooperative and may require some sort of containment system.”

According to WebMD and Baby Center,  the method is completely safe for clearing a baby’s nose, as long as it is done gently, as you need to be careful not to irritate the thin lining.

Other Facebook users were simply infatuated with the cute giggling baby girl, with one user commenting, “This is the cutest yet most absolutely disgusting video I’ve ever seen.”


Watch the video for yourself, but be warned – it is pretty gross.

Obinna Onyia

  • Dej

    2017-11-28 #1 Author

    Y’all i wouldn’t dare do this with my baby nose lol to each his own though i don’t judge anyone’s tactics


  • Ywkema jackson

    2017-11-28 #2 Author

    Lol cute my baby will not let me do this


  • Tiosha

    2017-11-28 #3 Author

    I would love to learn to do this. My daughter is congested.


  • Julisa

    2017-11-28 #4 Author

    A must try for me


  • Erin Forte

    2017-11-29 #5 Author

    I used to blow in one side of my oldest sons nose and stuff would come out the other. This seems like a good way too.


  • Erica brooks

    2017-11-29 #6 Author

    That’s the cutest gross snot I’ve ever seen


  • Cristin

    2017-11-29 #7 Author

    I think it was genius.


  • Jade

    2017-11-29 #8 Author

    My son has a low immune tante just like I do and is always contracting some kind of virus! I’m ready for the day I can retire the booger syringe and Stratton doing this!!


  • Katherine

    2017-11-29 #9 Author

    I need to try this


  • Latiqua Hanford

    2017-11-29 #10 Author

    I would definitely try


  • Dasha

    2017-11-29 #11 Author

    😍😍😍😍 I thought it was cute


  • Lily cruz

    2017-11-29 #12 Author

    Cutie baby ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️😍😍😍😍😍


    • Gina

      2017-12-04 #13 Author

      Cute baby ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️Love it


  • Sabrina

    2017-11-29 #14 Author

    I need to try this


  • Nina

    2017-11-30 #15 Author

    I might have to try this


  • Marquitta

    2017-11-30 #16 Author

    I definitely had to try this


  • Brine

    2017-11-30 #17 Author

    Definitely will be trying this


  • Peaches

    2017-11-30 #18 Author

    My baby wouldn’t let me do this 😂😂


  • Dira COUZENS

    2017-11-30 #19 Author

    I need to do this to my baby girl when she gets stuffed up


  • Heather Gibbs

    2017-12-01 #20 Author

    We haven’t had any breathing issues yet but it definitely feels good to have this trick in my momma toolbox when I really need it. Anything to make my little nugget feel better!


  • Christel kay

    2017-12-01 #21 Author

    I must try this with my baby 👶🏽


  • Jordan Cooper

    2017-12-01 #22 Author

    Its gross but anybody with an infant especially with the weather changes should look and try at home!


  • Hana Basas

    2017-12-01 #23 Author

    Wanna try this to my lo!


  • Mariana

    2017-12-01 #24 Author

    I would definitely do this for my baby! Awesome idea 🤞🏼💘


  • Megan Bell

    2017-12-01 #25 Author

    Daddy’s little girl is the cutest! I never tired this but will be trying this in the future!


  • Daizhiaughn

    2017-12-02 #26 Author

    Looked like it works, neither one of my kids would let me do this lol.


  • Corshia Douglas

    2017-12-03 #27 Author

    My baby let me do this one time now she will not let me do it anymore 😂😂😂


  • 360dopesEntertainment

    2017-12-03 #28 Author

    Really awesome idea


  • Mahogany Miller

    2017-12-03 #29 Author

    Awww!! I’m gonna try this with my baby girl..


  • Chloe

    2017-12-03 #30 Author

    Wow wish my baby would stay as still as this and looked as cute when I clean her nose out😂😂


  • Yanique

    2017-12-04 #31 Author

    I need to learn how to do this I would have fun doing this to my son


  • Bel

    2017-12-04 #32 Author

    This is the CUTEST!!!!!! ❤️😍 I love the baby’s reaction more than anything. She was such a little trooper awwww ❤️❤️❤️❤️😍😍😍😍😂😂😂


  • Caresse colimont

    2017-12-04 #33 Author

    She’s so cute and happy


  • LaQuondra Rice

    2017-12-04 #34 Author

    I so tried this with my 1 year old when he was having trouble breath because his nose was stuffy and the suction was not work at all. I bout had a heart attach because he act like he couldn’t breath. It help but it was very scary.


  • Divine

    2017-12-04 #35 Author

    Shes So beautiful


  • Irayan wallace

    2017-12-04 #36 Author

    Thanks for sharing this with us it really works🙌🏻


  • Sena Harris

    2017-12-04 #37 Author

    My Son Want Let Me Do This , But This Is So Cute 😍


  • Cali love

    2017-12-05 #38 Author

    This is way more easier thanks for showing


  • Allysa Legaapi

    2017-12-05 #39 Author

    I really want to try this. 🙂


  • Sheryl Caronongan

    2017-12-05 #40 Author

    This is so adorable.. this is a way of clearing out those nasal passages. She’s not bothered at all!


  • Gregory Ross

    2017-12-05 #41 Author

    Wow a new trick


  • Tiphanie Armstead

    2017-12-07 #42 Author

    She is so beautiful. So gross yet so adorable. Way to go mom ❤


  • Chasitie Bancs

    2017-12-08 #43 Author

    Awww i need that for Josiah nose when he gets sick


  • Seymone

    2017-12-09 #44 Author

    Has anyone tried this before?



    2017-12-13 #45 Author

    must try! So adorable


  • Jakayla

    2018-02-07 #46 Author

    My baby will never let me do this . Lol


  • Jamecia

    2018-03-01 #47 Author

    Does it really clear the child congestion?


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