Quoting Kimber-lily:" For brushing I set them on my lap facing away from me and squish their cheeks together and just go at ... [snip!] ... my kid acts like I'm drowning her... So I chopped her hair short. Makes it a quick dunk back into the tub less traumatic.. lol"
Quoting Reise's Mommy:" DS HATED having his teeth brushed no matter what we did for a long time and I had to sit on top of him ... [snip!] ... book, letting him do it, letting him watch me brush mine, being funny with it, nothing worked until he was a little older."
Quoting BakingBean2:" This is what I've been doing. lol. Just squishing her cheeks and going to town fast, I let her do it ... [snip!] ... up real quick and just starts screaming.... her least favorite part of bathtime... she loves everything else about it. lol"
Quoting BakingBean2:" I'm worried about having to do this with DD we haven't tried books, but we watched yo gabba gabba teeth ... [snip!] ... her tooth brush and tooth paste. She has Thomas the train flouride free toothpaste and a bright pink and yellow toothbrush lol."
Quoting Kimber-lily:" I know it sounds awful, but I only put in enough water to cover her butt crack. And when I go to wash ... [snip!] ... when I pour water into her hair, and she counts how many times I pour water. I cannot wait until the youngest is cooperative."
Quoting Reise's Mommy:" The only issues we have now at 20 months is if he's really tired he fights it and if Daddy does it he ... [snip!] ... 3 are almost through) and has had 16 since he was a year old. I miss the days when I was only having to brush 4 teeth haha."
Quoting BakingBean2:" Toddlers are hard, lol. I may have to try this, it sounds quicker than cups of water... She still loves ... [snip!] ... her, lol. If you ask her if she wants a bath she starts to take off her clothes/diaper and heads toward the stairs..."
Quoting Kimber-lily:" Mine is the same way.. Loooooves baths.. I keep hair washing for very last. lol"