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VIDEO: Starting out with potty training

If you're starting out at potty training like Reese Witherspoon, watch our potty training tips video

While her co-stars were busy getting ready for the Golden Globes, Reese Witherspoon was busy potty training her son, Tennessee. The actress, who has been nominated for an Oscar in new film Wild, updated her Instagram with a potty training photo, writing “More inside scoop into the wild world of #GoldenGlobePrep? One day to go...and we're potty training..." 

Reese Witherspoon took to Instagram to discuss potty training

Although she is an award-winning actress and Hollywood beauty, Reese continues to be a down-to-earth mum helping her son through these important milestones.

We are here to help you potty train your young star when they are ready to start their journey. Like many parents, actress Reese Witherspoon knows only too well the challenges of potty training.

Getting your little one out of nappies and into pants can seem like a daunting task. Most little ones are around two and many are nearer three before they even start to show signs that they are ready, every child is different.

Huggies® Pull-Ups® potty training expert and psychologist Emma Kenny says: ‘Potty training is a significant milestone in a child’s development and it can seem like information overload for parents working out the best approach for their toddler – but it needn’t be an arduous task.’

A commonly asked question which many parents have is, ‘when should I start potty training my child?’ The answer will vary for each child as many factors can influence when they will be ready to begin. What’s important is for parents to identify the signs that their little boy or girl is ready to start toilet training and helping their little one learn how to graduate to undies.

That’s why there is the 8 signs of readiness to help you determine when your little one is ready to start.

8 signs your child is ready for potty training

Once you can identify three of these signs, then you and your little one are ready to start on your potty training journey. 

For more information visit HUGGIES® Pull-Ups®

Watch the 'Starting out' video with Huggies Pull-Ups Potty Training Expert Emma Kenny below. 


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