Lactessa™ Breastfeeding Model

ITEM: 79800
$210.00

Overview

Designed specifically for lactation education, Lactessa is the perfect teaching model to help women learn to breastfeed. Lactessa’s head and soft body are weighted to make her feel like a newborn, and her movable and flexible arms, legs, and head allow realistic demonstration and practice of breastfeeding positions. With a cupped tongue, Latessa’s open, three-dimensional mouth is deep enough to insert a finger to teach suck training with accuracy and feel the hard palate. Lactessa comes with a cloth diaper and is ideal for classroom demonstrations or one-on-one instruction. Approx. 5 lb, 20" long.

Lactessa is the perfect breastfeeding education model for lactation consultants and breastfeeding counselors to use to teach women to breastfeed. Order here!
Details

A time-tested favorite beloved by lactation consultants and childbirth educators, Lactessa is a soft, flexible, versatile breastfeeding model that has been used successfully in a variety of educational settings. Her head and body are weighted, making Lactessa feel like a newborn, and her movable arms, legs, and head make her easy to position. Her open mouth has a cupped tongue and is deep enough to insert a finger and feel the hard palate.

 

Lactessa is perfect to teach:

  • How to hold a baby
  • Breastfeeding positions
  • Suck training
  • Finger feeding
  • How to break suction
  • Newborn care techniques, such as burping, swaddling, and diapering
 

Comes with a cloth diaper. Although Lactessa is very cuddly, she is not a toy for children. Washable cloth surface. Approx. 5 lb, 20" long.