Care and cleaning your baby's skin

flavaria By flavaria, 29th Jul 2012 | Follow this author | RSS Feed
Posted in Wikinut>Family>Babies

The health and welfare of the baby, and through its food, is also achieved through good hygiene. If the baby is clean, this is much more relaxed and peaceful and much happier. All care is just for our baby is happy, relaxed and happy.

Care and cleaning your baby's skin

During the first days, weeks or even months of life, babies do not have on your skin with the protective acid mantle present in adults and so your skin is sensitive. With this in mind we must know and be aware that it is very important hygiene and cleaning of the skin of babies to avoid further irritation, infections and diseases. It is very important to change very often, clean and dry it thoroughly.

One area where the baby more likely it is to get some kind of infection is in the ass. The diapers are convenient but also pose a risk area for babies. This is a place that creates a warm and humid which facilitates the development of germs and fungi that attack the skin easily vulnerable baby.

Faced with this situation is too well understood to be trying to keep as much as possible as long as possible and clean the whole area and around the bum. But a large number of times cleaning may also involve skin irritation so we must always take these steps with specific products, neutral or low acid, products that your skin can tolerate. At home we will always with warm water and soap away specific and will be of great utility wipes.

Related to everything mentioned above, English, armpits and neck (zones of folds of infants) are particularly sensitive areas as they tend to retain moisture and maceration. For adecauda cleaning of these areas simply use warm water soaked cotton wool soft. Similarly, drying is very important, to be performed without rubbing, simply by pressing lightly.

After cleaning is recommended to apply protective ointment of zinc oxide in the diaper area and folds and a moisturizing lotion on the rest of the body to maintain the right degree of moisture and hydration.

With all these cares sure the skin of your baby will be in perfect condition and he will be happy, relaxed and calm.

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