Mystery Photo Friday: Baby Product from Paris

How is this used?
How is this used?

Does anyone want to guess the purpose of this (possibly glamorous) baby-related product I picked up in Paris? I'll post the answer this weekend.

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  1. Caitlin Fitzsimmons

    http://www.roamingtales.com/
    August 6, 2009 at 9:04 p.m.

    Yay I'm first today!

    Since the product is French, I'm guessing it's to feed your baby wine? Just kidding!

  2. Debbie

    August 6, 2009 at 9:15 p.m.

    Hilarious! Yes, possibly a way to develop the taste for wine early and help with teething pain all at the same time ;)

  3. amida

    http://www.unschoolme.blogspot.com/
    August 6, 2009 at 11:03 p.m.

    Is that one of those nose suction thingies? I saw one once and thought it was just too weird. Have you tried it??

  4. Deezee

    August 6, 2009 at 11:13 p.m.

    If it's the same thing, we have these here too and they work wonderfully once you get over the ewww factor :-) (I won't give it away LOL)

  5. Victoria Wallop

    http://www.itsasmallworldafterallfamily.wordpress.com/
    August 7, 2009 at 2:06 a.m.

    Ooh, I know I know. I'm a huge fan and my mother is always under strict instructions to bring a few back whenever she visits her house in France. They are a lifesaver with a baby who can't feed because of a blocked nose...

  6. Marina K. Villatoro

    http://www.travelexperta.com/2009/08/rescue-centers-coming-to-rescue-photo.html
    August 7, 2009 at 4:49 a.m.

    I thought it's makeshift bottle attached to the nipple but that's definitely not it. I'm actually clueless! Looking forward to reading the answer

  7. Karen

    http://travelwithkids-familytravel.blogspot.com/
    August 7, 2009 at 5:44 a.m.

    Not wine, surely? It looks like some kind of variation on a breast pump but we all know there's nothing glamorous about that activity! I'm baffled.

  8. Emily E.

    August 7, 2009 at 5:47 a.m.

    As much as it grosses me out, I'm going to guess that it's a snot sucker. eww.

  9. Amy @ The Q Family

    http://www.theqfamilyadventures.com/
    August 7, 2009 at 6:17 a.m.

    I think I know.. It's used for baby congestion and involved mom/dad's mouth and baby's nose, right? :)

  10. Carolina

    August 7, 2009 at 8:30 a.m.

    Never seen one, but since it involves babies, I'm going to guess it involves some sort of bodily fluid. Nasal syringe? That seems the least offensive:)

  11. WanderMom

    http://wanderlustandlipstick.com/blogs/wandermom
    August 7, 2009 at 9:35 a.m.

    I'm with Karen, it looks like some kind of breast pump, but that's not glamorous. I'm stumped.

  12. Cate

    http://caffeinatedtraveller.com/
    August 7, 2009 at 9:55 a.m.

    A chic breast pump as only the French would do. And being French it is probably used for those occasions such as sitting in a chic cafe or on the plane??????

  13. Heather on her travels

    http://www.heatheronhertravels.com/
    August 7, 2009 at 1:49 p.m.

    That's got to be a breast pump of some sort - thank God my breast feeding days are over!

  14. John

    http://esthermofet.com/
    August 8, 2009 at 8:35 a.m.

    Yup, nose sucker -- we have two. Well, slightly different design. I refuse to use them (preferring a bulb aspirator instead) but my wife uses them on both babies whenever little noses are blocked up.

  15. Dominique

    http://www.midwestguest.com/
    August 9, 2009 at 7:47 a.m.

    Um....my life really was complete before knowing about this :lol:

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