Faqs

How to clean SILVERETTE®?

Make a small paste with water and baking soda. Spread and rub the paste over the surface of the healing cups. Rinse accurately and dry them. Do not use any disinfectants or any other cleaning solutions. Do not boil. Silver disinfects itself!

 

Do I need to rinse my nipples before feeding?

No, you don't need to rinse your nipples before feeding. Rinse them only if your baby doesn't like the smell of the milk residues. 

 

Is it possible to wash the cups in the dishwasher?

No, it is not possible to wash the cups in the dishwasher.

 

Is it possible to disinfect SILVERETTE®?

No, the disinfectant could comprise the efficacy of silver.

 

Are they available in different sizes?

They are available in one universal size. They are especially molded into an anatomical shape with a rounded peak to fit the nipple without compressing it.

 

Could SILVERETTE® be used as a preventive measure?

Yes, we recommend the use of Silverette® as a preventive measure. Silver is a natural antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, anti fungal that kills bacteria and infections before they start.

 

Can SILVERETTE® be used together with absorbent breast pads?

Yes, they can. If you plan on using absorbent breast pads, place the breast pads over the SILVERETTE® cups. Your nursing bra will hold everything in place.

 

Does the efficacy of the product diminish with time?

No, efficacy remains the same. You can use your SILVERETTE® with multiple kids. 

 

What is 925 silver?

925 silver is pure solid silver that can be molded. Silver is a natural antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory element. Its healing properties are known and silver has been used in the medical field for centuries.

 

Does SILVERETTE® contain Nickel?

No, SILVERETTE® is Nickel free.

 

I am ready to send back my Silverette. What do I do now?

If you purchased the "pendant option" and you are ready to send back your Silverette cups and receive your Silverette pendant please send an email to sendback@silveretteusa.com with your first and last name and your order number. We will then send you an email with a USPS label to simply proceed with the shipment (it's on us!).

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