Is It OK For Parents To Kiss Their Children On The Lips? Psychologists And Doctors Answer
July 30, 2018
Remember that photo of Victoria Beckham kissing her daughter on the lips? It sparked a huge debate on whether it’s appropriate to kiss your children on the lips, and even experts’ opinions are divided.
Some of them say such a display of affection is perfectly fine, while others insist it’s confusing to the child and may put him or her at risk of infection. Let’s take a closer look at what professionals have to say.
According to child psychologist Charlotte Reznick, parents should show affection in other ways, as kissing children on the lips may be “confusing” to them as they get older. She told The Sun: