RocketSIP is a fun and challenging oral exercise tool for improving lip and cheek strength in children. Improved lip strength works to manage saliva leakage and helps with myofunctional therapy goals from creating and maintaining a healthy orofacial alignment. Exercising with
RocketSIP also facilitates the strength of the cheeks for better control of solid foods when chewing.
RocketSIP uses tiny straws which require considerable effort to ensure that exercising will press the user’s muscles beyond normal levels and provide sufficient work hardening necessary for strengthening. The straws come in three different sizes to increase the difficulty and three curly straws for reinforcement. The rocket can be filled with water or flavored beverages.
RocketSIP is an excellent addition to a comprehensive oral motor therapy program. In addition to strength building of the lips and cheeks, RocketSIP encourages proper tongue position for swallowing.