Regulating the temperature of food for kids had been a challenge in the recent past. The invention of color changing spoon has made it so much easier thanks to technology. These spoons are designed to make it easier for moms to regulate the temperature of the food for their young ones.
Color changing spoons change color depending on the food’s temperature even as the name indicates. It does not matter the temperature of the food, the color changing spoons will always give you an alert. When tasting the food, mothers are fully protected, the same applies to their young ones.
These spoons are not only used at home to feed babies. They are also used at frozen yogurt joints to make it fun for the kids. The love for color changing spoons has so much attracted customers to the frozen yogurt joints. When you scoop the frozen yogurt out of the cup, the color changes as well as when you put it in the mouth.
These spoons are not mystic as most people think. Scientific concepts have been used to make the spoons sensitive to heat. The science behind these spoons is known as thermochromic reaction. Simply put, the materials used in making the spoons are very sensitive to different temperatures. Color changing spoons has the same material as those of mood rings and coffee cups. Whenever you put coffee in the cups, there is a drastic color change.
Leucodyes is the technology that is used to achieve to this color changing technology. The leucodyes are very sensitive to temperature. When exposed to heat, they change color temporarily. Before you put the food in the baby’s mouth, you can be able to tell if the food is of good temperature. This is how it works, when the temperature of the food rises, the dye becomes lighter because of the light it reflects. The material that is used on the interior of the spoon is silicon and is available in various colors.
One thing though that troubles people is if the spoons are safe for kids. A good answer would be if you feel safe taking coffee from a coffee mug then you should be okay with the spoons. Organic is another word used to describe safe, the material is made organically. This technology has been around a while and therefore it has been tested thoroughly and proven to be safe. The soft lips of your baby are safe with the use of these spoons as they are also tender.
They can be easily sterilized when you want to feed the baby. Again they are dishwasher safe. Adding further the beauty of these spoons, you will find that they are microwavable.