Nipple shields | Australian Breastfeeding Association - How to use a breast shield Like 75.87% | 868 votes Views: 242 834 Download Soak in warm water. Gently stretch the. Categories: Breast expansion Comments: Add Comment Cancel By Tajin - 10:33 Tickle your baby's nose with your. By Kira - 09:42 Bring the baby toward your. By Domuro - 13:01 Nicodemon.info › › Babies › Breastfeeding › Challenges. By Mezilrajas - 07:04 A nipple shield is a breastfeeding product that's used in special situations. A small opening at the tip of the nipple area allows breast milk to flow from your breast, through the shield, and to your baby. If it's too painful to breastfeed because you have sore, cracked nipples, a. By Zuludal - 13:34 Disadvantages to using a nipple shield. Disadvantages to the nipple shield include: baby may get less milk if the shield is used incorrectly.