This Quick Tip is brought to you by our friend and
fellow mother of twins, Dr. Le-Bucklin, MD, FAAP
Use nail polish to help tell your twins apart. Assign a color to each
baby and paint their toenails (or just one toenail) their assigned color. So you don't forget
who was assigned which color, simply label the polish bottles with their
The great thing about nail polish is that it can last several weeks on babies without washing off. Plus, they come in so many colors, you can have some fun with them. I recommend painting toenails instead of fingernails since babies often like to suck their fingers. You don't have to paint all the toenails if you don't want to. Painting just one toenail will do just fine.
We have identical twins and in the first weeks of life, nail polish helped set us straight on who was who many times!
Jul 15, 18 06:08 PM
TwoCute™ Twins Photo Contest is a great way for parents to show off their adorable twins pictures. FREE to enter! Winners chosen monthly. Fun and prizes!
Jul 08, 18 02:25 PM
So I know a few people have been interested in the full story so here goes... it's quite long 😂 Upon finding out out at the 12 week scan we were expecting
Jun 23, 18 01:27 PM
This is a 28 week U/S of my twin girls. As you can see the baby on the right is trying to hug the other baby even though there is a membrane between them.