It is always so daunting to cut babies nails! I still remember cutting Mr K’s nails was like a military operation. One person would distract him while the other would cut his nails. I recall our health visitor suggested us to bite them off or just leave it for a bit longer before we peel them off because they’re thin and soft when they are babies. As a first time parent, we didn’t dare to even cut them nor bite them. It was always so hard. We even exchanged tips on how to cut baby nails when we met with our friends with babies. Some of them would just file them off and some would just wait until the baby’s nails were far too long before they used a nail clipper.
If you have followed The Apprentice, you will probably know that the winner of the 2011 Apprentice Tom Pellereau has invented Stylfile, an innovative curved nailcare range that makes nail filing and clipping easy. When he found out that he was going to be a dad, he started thinking about how to make clipping baby nails easier. Here, Tom talks about his latest invention: