The arrival of a newborn at home is not only a great joy, but it's also an adventure full of constant learning where the key to success is being ready and alert, always.
One of the first challenges that many parents face is bathing, sleeping and dressing newborns, there are many fears about it. That’s why we’d like to share the ultimate guide on how to bathe a newborn and also how to dress a baby for all the worried parents out there. Buckle up! We will share with you some recommendations that Beatriz Restrepo gives us. She's a specialist in prenatal education and a breastfeeding consultant.
How to bathe a newborn in a proper way?☁ The bath must be short and the water should be heated to a suitable temperature. Preferably, warm! You don’t need to use a thermometer, an effective tactic that you can practice is testing the water's temperature with your elbow or use your mom's instinct to know that it is perfect for your little love.
☁ Soap: You can use skin care baby soaps, it should be applied only in the genital area and rinsing with extra care.
What kind of products and how can you use them when the bathing time is ahead?
If you are going out in the sun, do it with extra care! Remember that the sun is an important source of vitamin D and it is convenient that your newborn baby receives a little each day, ideally, at 9:00 in the morning, it's the time when the concentration of UV rays is lower.
The maximum time for sun exposure is 5 minutes per side of the body; the eyes, head, and private areas must be protected.
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