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How do i get my younger sister to stop putting her finger in her mouth?

I think i've tried everything possible but nothing works on her. I will rate you guys helpful only if it works. Not an easy job. Let's see who's brains work harder and better.

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How old is your younger sister? If she is only a baby or toddler, she may outgrow it. If she is older, and values your opinion of her as an older sister, any time she puts her finger in her mouth, just give her a little frown and say, "No, no." But if she doesn't care what you think (which doesn't mean she hates you or disrespects you, she just doesn't see what's wrong with the finger-in-the-mouth thing) I don't know of anything you can do. You're not her mother, and not in a position to out-and-out tell her what to do.

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she's 10
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How old is she? Is she old enough to have a lollipop or something?

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She's 2 years away from being a teenager.
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Oh. You should like get her like a therapy lesson to find out what is behind it and why she still does it, because in reality it's not just gonna go away by itself. You need to find out why she does it and have her talk to someone.
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I know i've tried that but i have no idea why she still doesn't stop.
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How long has she had this habit?
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from birth i guess.
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Put your finger in her mouth .. Jk you know what the Beatles said let it be

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How is this even helpful to her serious question?
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Shhh
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You can shhh bro your like 6 years old.
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How old is she and then I can answer this

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Feed her or make her laugh or tv color go outside good luck
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10
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Omg just be like I'll give u 20 bucks to stop crying
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lol as if she would listen.
She's got more money than that.
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How old is she? if she is young its normal for them to do that. If you want an alternative because of germs or what ever try a pacifier.

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They make stuff for finger sucking, you can get her a finger guard which will prevent her finger going into her mouth. What worked for me when I was a child, was my mom got yucky stuff from the pharmacy and basically painted my finger with it, I'd forget and put it back in my mouth and the taste was beyond horrible. I'm not sure what its called but I'm sure a pharmacy can help with that. during the night Id put a sock over my hand to help

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fritzmerde

It beats nose to mouth

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Let's see.........
Duct Tape her mouth.....................8)
Put really big thick winter mittens on her hands..........8)
Give her gum to chew on instead of her fingers.........
You could pay for a really expensive surgery where her hands and feet will be swapped out, so her feet would be where her hands are now, and her hands would be where her feet are.....that way it would be a lot harder for her to get her fingers in her mouth......8)

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Paint her nails, put a band aid on, distract her by doing activities that involve the hand, remind her over and over and over again not to suck her finger, put lotion or hand sanitizer on her hand every day.

If those does work then it's just a phase she is going through. As she gets older and older she will eventually stop :) Dont worry about it, my cousin didnt stop sucking her thumb until 6 lol

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Try a product called "Thum" it is a nail polish that you put on and it has a bitter and nasty taste. It contains pure vegetable product that is safe but she won't like the taste that is for sure. You can find it on Amazon, eBay and in most drugstores in the pharmacy area.

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Tell her all the bacteria that is on her hands and that she can get sick. Which is totally true.

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She has enough knowledge to know that she's 10
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consistency and a maybe a new toy or something

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make her sit in timeout everytime she sucks it.

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she doesn't listen to me.
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oh that's a problem.
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yup i know
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well by the time she gets older she will grow out of it
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There are Velcro braces that prevent the elbow from bending Those work pretty well

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they make stuff for thumb sucking & nail biting but you have to keep putting it on try having your parents offer her a BIG prize for stopping

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Every time she does it tell her no, thats not cool but this is, then show her something neat that older girls do, she looks up to you so...

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I'm going to assume she's under 10, ok? Make a big thing out of a manicure with big sister. Use all the manicure stuff, gently file, push cuticles back, and then put pretty polish on her nails. If she puts her fingers in her mouth, just tell her that ladies don't do that. Maybe you could 'warn' her beforehand that her polished nails are unhealthy to put in her mouth. If she forgets and puts her fingers in her mouth, gently remind her. I wouldn't make a huge thing out of it, though.

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no miss she's probably 10+
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Have her put hot sauce on her finger. Not redhot, or Tabasco, those aren't hot enough, use something with haba?ero in it.

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Stick her finger in poop or fart on it and I promise you she will never do it again

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Tell her about the demerits.....
Try putting neem paste, or chilly paste, or mehendi (henna)....

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