Mom's controversial hack for cleaning out her baby's boogers divides the internet.

Mom's controversial hack for cleaning out her baby's boogers divides the internet.
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One mom's trick for clearing out her baby's nose has clocked up a staggering 19 million views on Facebook in two weeks. And it just might change the way you've been dealing with your child's, umm, inner nose region.

The video was shared by a page called Amazing earlier this month with no identifying information. So we don't know who this mom is, but we do know that her very cute baby has a very stuffed up nose.

Luckily this mom has a solution—a saline solution, which she squirts into one of her baby's nostrils with a dropper. What happens next WILL make you feel between mildly and extremely queasy, depending on how much experience you have cleaning out baby's noses.

As a person with zero experience, this was pretty hard to watch.

Cleaning A Stuffy Nose With Salt Water

Cleaning A Stuffy Nose With Salt Water

Posted by Amazing on Wednesday, November 15, 2017

ICYMI: after the mom administered the saline and then counted to three, a waterfall of mucus cascaded from the baby's other nostril. The champion child then miraculously sits still as her mom squirts four more syringe-loads in to her nose. FOUR.

Throughout the process, not only does the baby tolerate her mom shooting liquid into her nose, she actually seems to enjoy it. And she's clearly much happier after her nasal passages have been dramatically emptied. And who isn't?!

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The post went massively viral, with NINETEEN MILLION VIEWS as I mentioned before. And, because this is the internet, the post has created some controversy.

Some parents are enthusiastically endorsing this trick for infant—or adult!—snot removal.

Mom's controversial hack for cleaning out her baby's boogers divides the internet.
Mom's controversial hack for cleaning out her baby's boogers divides the internet.

Many are just impressed at how well-behaved this child is throughout the 2-minute video.

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Mom's controversial hack for cleaning out her baby's boogers divides the internet.

But others are strongly opposed to the mom's unorthodox method. One commenter claiming to children's nurse even warned that it could be dangerous.

Mom's controversial hack for cleaning out her baby's boogers divides the internet.

That sounds convincing. Buuuuuut this person claiming to be a respiratory therapist, whatever that is, shares the opposite opinion:

Mom's controversial hack for cleaning out her baby's boogers divides the internet.
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And so does this professional RT (retweet) who has "multiple degrees in medicine."

Mom's controversial hack for cleaning out her baby's boogers divides the internet.

But hey, no worries. If saline solution seems to risky for you, here's another fun trick you can try:

Mom's controversial hack for cleaning out her baby's boogers divides the internet.

BRB getting my tubes tied.

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