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VIDEO: Twin babies' spa bath has web in 'awww'

Ben McPartland · 15 Nov 2013, 12:14

Published: 15 Nov 2013 12:14 GMT+01:00

The short clip was posted online by Sonia Rochel, 51, a member of staff at the famous Clinique de le Muette in Paris. It shows two newborn twins, with their arms wrapped around each other being given a spa bath or a “Thalasso bain bébé” as it known in France.

Rochel, who specialises in early childcare development, became famous when she developed the idea of the "Thalasso bain bébé" for newborns. 

Her technique sees babies, normally just a few weeks old, bathed and massaged for 15 minutes to the sound of relaxing music, without the use of any gels or creams. Rochel wanted to show that bath time for new borns should be a relaxing experience for both baby and parent.

And it appears to work, for this pair at least, for whom the expression "they don't even know they've been born" seems appropriate. 

Rochel's videos have led to her becoming an internet star as seen by the reaction by some of those who have seen her clips.

Videos of twins have a habit of going viral on the net. A clip of two newborn twin brothers in Spain holding hands also became an internet sensation earlier this year.

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