We know that the when the firstborn arrives, it could be a little scary for you, it can make you feel anxious and constantly thinking about what to do and what not to do… That’s why we would like to show you the 10 common mistakes when you’re facing the perks of being a new mom so you can take this into consideration according to your own life’s philosophy and how you’d like to organize your first born arrival.
Avoid having him excessively warm. If the temperature is around 75.2 °F, he can wear a cotton set.
Do not exceed with the esterization process. Hygiene is important within its limits.
Trying not to be noisy while he/she sleeps is a mistake, your baby must get used to sleep while it’s noise.
It’s a mistake to bathe your baby every day. Do it at least 3 times per week and it will be enough, that way you will avoid skin related problems.
Don’t shave your baby’s head completely. It’s false that his/her hair will grow stronger, on the contrary, he/she could lose part of his/her natural body temperature.
It’s a bad habit not allowing other people to touch your baby. Keep them away from sick people, however, having sanitizer at hand will be more than enough when having your family and friends over.
Do not switch the baby to the next breast until you feel it's empty, remember that the milk at the end is the most nutritious.
Avoid sleeping in the same bed with your baby! It’s dangerous because you might fall asleep over the baby and smother him.
The grandmother’s tips are important, however, you must take your baby to the pediatrician whenever you need.
Ask for help when you feel tired, overplaying it can be harmful to your health.