We are so pleased to included these impressive teething necklaces in our line of unique baby products. Baltic amber teething necklaces are worn by teething babies to help alleviate the pains and discomforts of teething. Amber has been used for centuries in alleviating symptoms of ailments such as teething to arthritis. Baltic Amber is a fossilized tree resin and comes in a variety of shapes and colours. Baltic Amber is made for wearing (not chewing or ingestion). Amber contains succinic acid, a natural analgesic and healing agent. Amber will warm against your body and the succinic acid will be absorbed through your skin helping with pain relief. Unpolished amber stones have the greatest amount of Succinic acid, which is directly absorbed into the skin and bloodstream. Succinic acid is highly antimicrobial, boosts immunity and anti-inflammatory The amber beads are rounded so will not cause your baby any discomfort. The strands are knotted between each bead as an added benefit, so that in the event of breakage, all the beads are not lost. There is an amber screw closure which make for a safe, strong, and decorative closure. The necklaces are meant to be worn against the skin, and can be worn by young babies, all throughout the teething period. The necklaces are available in two lengths: 33 cm (recommended for young babies) and 38 cm (for older children). Also available with unpolished pieces. PLEASE NOTE: We have selected quality amber teething necklaces, that are designed for babies. However, certain precautions should be taken. The necklace is not meant to be chewed on. We also recommend removing the necklace at bedtime.