Perfect Care of the Baby At the Hour of Need

During your stay at the maternity ward, childcare assistants will teach you how to wash your baby and provide the care necessary for his daily hygiene. Even if you followed with diligence (and with your spouse), all the explanations given by these professionals, once at home, it is not impossible that a little apprehension related to being suddenly “alone with baby you may be assaulted and, therefore, you do not remember the proper course of action.Create your private pregnancy space and share with your loved ones.

Baby care back from maternity

After a few days to find the perfect organization, baby care becomes a truly enjoyable moment. Rest assured, even if the first bath “parents alone with baby” can be a little scary, you will take quickly and you will find a small organization perfectly matching the layout of your bathroom that will allow you to lead the toilet and care hand master. Now with the Baby Care Tips For Moms The situation is going to be better.

The first days, think that your baby is so small that often your sink can act as a bathtub which will allow you to be at a good height, to spare your back and, the basins are often surrounded by a large plan you can put all your products and accessories on it without having to leave the sink one step.  A daily bath is not necessary, and many maternities give baths only every other day. Newborns do not get dirty, and if you properly clean your buttocks and genitals with each change, a bath every two days is enough.

In contrast, baby care must be daily. They obviously concern the care to be done at each change but also the cleaning of the umbilical cord, face, eyes and nose. Some moms care after feeding their baby and others just before.

During the baby bath, each step is important

Your bathroom should be well heated, ideally between 22 and 25 ° C. Start by bathing before undressing, even if your bathroom is well heated, newborns cool down excessively quickly.

Prepare your bath by always running hot water first and then adding cold water to reach the correct temperature.

Equip yourself with a reliable bath thermometer to ensure that the water temperature is at 37 ° C (judged by hand is not precise enough, it is enough that you have more or less hot for your impression is distorted). Once the bath is ready, completely undress your baby and soap it either directly in the water or very quickly on the changing table with a hypoallergenic liquid soap specially formulated for babies (as wherever possible, opt for organic and natural products free of any chemical).

Emphasize the folds and genitals. Remember to soap her head to avoid “milk crusts”. The ideal is to soap baby by hand, the washcloths being true nests with bacteria if they are not washed (at 90 ° C in machine) every day.

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