mybeauty — Baby & Mom

  • By:mybeauty Baby & Mom 0
    Being parent means that your first priority is your child. There are countless responsibilities attached to being a parent, out of which one is taking care of your child’s skin. As children’s skin is more sensitive compared to ours, parents need to be extra careful about it. During summers, taking care of your child's skin takes in a little effort but it shouldn’t be complicated Bug Bites Bug bites are a huge problem when they turn into infections. The first defense should be to remain away from them and not attract them.  Always keep your drinks covered as sweet attracts the bugs, and screening your windows will also keep them away. If the area where you live mosquitos and other bugs are common then always use a repellent. In case your child gets a bug bite, you can treat it yourself without visiting a doctor by applying ice and medicine to it, but if it gets worse always visit the doctor. Sunburn The most common problem relating to summers is of sunburns. You cant leave the house without applying sunscreen on your skin. Always apply sunscreen on your child's skin and reapply after every 3 hours before going out in the sun. Pool care Swimming is the most common activity during summers. The chlorine in the swimming pool dries out the skin. Always moisturize your child's skin before and after he or she swims.
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    Your baby’s sweat glands are still under development and thus they skin is at higher risk of prickly heat rashes, also known as ‘miliaria’. While we adult suffers from heat rashes in hot and humid summer days, babies can suffer from this skin condition any time of the year. Yes, you heard me right. Babies can also see heat rashes in cold winter months too. These rashes are more commonly seen in body areas where clothing hugs skin tightly such as neck, armpits, upper chest and groin. Back and shoulder areas are also at high risk of developing heat rashes. Signs of Prickly Heat Rashes in Infants The redness in skin, irritability, fever, and crankiness are some of the common symptoms witnessed in babies suffering from heat rashes.  The rashes cause a stinging sensation in baby’s skin causing them a great discomfort. If your baby scratches the rashes, it can make the condition even worse posing a risk of infection. Why Use Baby Powder to Treat Heat Rashes In Your Toddler Prickly heat baby powders give your toddler instant relief from the stinging sensation and treat their heat rashes. Using baby powder is one of the most effective treatments for heat rashes in babies. Don’t believe me? Check the key benefits of prickly heat baby powders as mentioned below. Dust a good amount of baby powder on the infected area and the powder will keep your baby’s skin sweat-proof and dry. Johnson’s baby powder, with aloe and vitamin e pure...
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    Let’s face it; giving a bath to a newborn is an extremely challenging and terrifying job. Your baby is too delicate and small to handle in wet and slippery condition. Besides, there is no certainty that your infant will find bathing a pleasant experience.  They may cry out loud making your job even more miserable. However, there is no denying that bathing is essential for your baby. Done right way, it can give you chance to bond better with your baby. In this post, we have compiled a list of 5 habits you must follow to make bathing safe and enjoyable for your infant. Make use of lukewarm water: The water you use to bathe your baby should not be too hot or too cold. Use warm water which will make your baby feel relaxed that they will sleep immediately after bath time. You can use the tip of your elbow or a thermometer to check water temperature before you start bathing the baby. Choose bath time wisely: When is your baby usually in good mood? Give your baby a bath when they seem happy, not hungry or tired. Selecting right timeslot will make a bathing enjoyable experience for both of you. Choose right baby bathing products: Your baby’s skin is too soft and sensitive. And thus, look for baby bathing bars or soaps that are 100% natural and gentle on your baby’s skin. Moisturizing is essential: Choose from best-quality imported baby creams and moisturizers to keep your baby’s skin...
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    Your toddler’s skin is very sensitive and delicate. The outside world isn’t as safe and comfortable to their skin as your womb. This is why the initial months of your baby’s life demand a little extra TLC. In order to ensure good care to your newborn’s skin, you first need to be aware of some important facts about baby skin. Here are 6 facts about baby skin every new mother should know Moisturizing your baby’s skin is as important as it is to your adult skin. Use a baby moisturizer to that help keep your infant’s skin hydrated and healthy. Your baby’s skin too thin. Speaking exactly, it is about 5 times thinner than adult skin. You can see blood vessels underneath their skin with your naked eyes. It demands high-quality baby lotion that helps their skin retain moisture and keep it soft throughout the day. When exposed to the sun, your baby’s skin can burn more quickly than adult skin. To save your baby’s skin from sunburns, use a baby sunscreen and cover them entire body properly with airy and light clothing. And don’t forget to cover their head with a hat. Cradle cap is a result of your maternal hormones. But it is quite a common condition amongst newborns. Use a good baby shampoo and it will remove those greasy white flakes from your newborn’s scalp. In several weeks, your baby will automatically flush out the signs of cradle cap. Yes, your baby’s skin is prone to acne...
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    Massaging your baby is a beautiful way to exhibit how much care and adore your newborn. Massage offers a myriad of benefits to your baby such as effective digestion, weight gain, improved blood circulation, better sleep and reduced teething pain. It also makes your baby feel relaxed. Both you and your partner should be involved in massaging routine for your baby as a way to bond with your little loved one.  If you are a first-time parent or about to be one, this post will help you learn the right way to massage your baby. Here is a massage routine for your baby First of all, make sure you don’t give massage immediately after or before a meal. To begin, take a clean and soft towel, and spread it out on the floor. Also, undress the baby leaving only the diaper on the body. Now you can put them on the floor. Take your baby massage cream or oil in palms and wrap one of their thighs with your hands and gently move your hands toward their foot. Repeat the same procedure on both legs. Make sure you always begin massage from the legs as they are the least sensitive of all body parts. So, you can get the time to watch your baby’s response. To massage their soles, use your thumb and press it gently in circular and then straight motion. Hold each toe delicately using your thumb and forefinger and tenderly pull up until your fingers reach the...
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    Eczema can be a troubling disease, especially in kids. Many kids get eczema breakouts almost every year. Eczema often occurs due to excessive dry and sensitive skin. Most over the counter products do not help in easing the symptoms of eczema completely. Luckily some baby products in the market do claim to offer relief from eczema and they are quite successful in that. Creams that are specifically formulated for eczema therapy are best suited for these conditions. Some of the active ingredients such as colloidal oatmeal are helpful in eradicating the symptoms. While chemical laden creams are not always safe for the babies and often have a risk of over application, fragrance and steroid free mild moisturizing creams designed for Eczema work wonders for the baby’s soft skin. These creams help control the flare ups that cause daily distractions and keep the skin looking and feeling healthy and normal.   Consider a specially formulated Eczema baby therapy cream that is hypoallergic and soothes the symptoms of itchiness, irritation, roughness, and dryness. AVEENO® Baby Eczema Therapy products have worked wonders for many individuals because of their unique formulations! SaveSave
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    When it is the first time you are getting ready to welcome a newborn in your abode, it is imperative to make a list of the most important things your newborn baby would need once it is home. Involve your partners in this shopping spree and you would be less tired and more thankful. Here is a list of few things your newborn would need: Diapers and diapering essentials are the foremost things you would need for your newborn. Right from cloth or disposable diapers to cloth wipes, baby powder, and diaper rash cream, you will need them all. Be sure to buy them as organic as possible. These baby products should be as chemical-free as possible, with the gentlest of creams and wipes for your baby’s pillow soft skin. The long duration of diaper wear would leave your baby with skin rashes. Diaper rash creams and baby powders will come to your rescue at these times. If you are planning to take your baby out in your car, be prepared with an infant car seat. Check with your hospital for a certified car seat inspector to check the installation of the same in your car. Since newborns love being swaddled, think of getting an easy swaddle blanket or a sleeping sack. This will be helpful when you want to place your baby on its back to sleep. A baby wrap or carrier will ease your life. You can be hands free while your baby is still in the touch...
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    Pacifiers have been overstated with claims of babies developing ugly teeth and trouble learning to talk, however, they still work wonders for babies. Pacifiers have several benefits to their credit when used in a clean and hygienic way. Benefits of pacifiers: One of the foremost benefits of pacifiers seems to be a reduction of risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome or SIDS as it is known. Pacifiers are also known to help working mothers by helping babies to sleep on their own. Since babies have a habit of sucking on anything put in their mouths, pacifiers are often better alternative to suck rather than sucking a thumb, a habit that is often hard to break when the baby gor6ws up. If your baby spits out the pacifier repeatedly, here are 6 easy ways to get him to accept the pacifier. If you plan to breastfeed exclusively, do not start with a pacifier. It might interfere with breastfeeding technique and get your baby confused. Wait for a few months before you introduce a pacifier to the baby. You need to be patient if a baby isn’t accepting a pacifier. It might immediately with some babies while might take time with others. Introduce it slowly rather than when the baby is crying hysterically. This way, the pacifier might seem to be a toy for them rather than something that provides soothing immediately. Try giving a pacifier when you baby is feeling sleepy or needs something to suck on. Do not give them...
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    Whether you are pregnant or have recently given a childbirth, buying right baby care products on time can make your life a lot easier.  However, it is worth remembering that buying poor quality products can cause more harm than good. Babies have very sensitive and soft skin. And thus, you need to make sure the products you purchase are primarily designed for babies and of top-notch quality. When it comes to some of the most reliable and most popular baby products brands, Aveeno makes into the list. The brand offers a wide range of baby products for parents to choose from. Without further ado, let’s check out a list of 5 must-have Aveeno baby products for all new moms or to-be-moms. Aveeno Baby Wash & Shampoo, Lightly Scented This paraben-free and soap-free shampoo is very gentle and harmless on your baby’s soft and sensitive skin. It effectively cleanses skin and hair of your baby. Its tear-free formula will leave your baby healthy hair and skin after each use. It also contains mild fragrance to give your baby refreshing feel. Aveeno Lotion Daily Moisture, Fragrance-Free Made from natural colloidal oatmeal, Aveeno lotion daily moisture leaves soothing and nourishing effects on your baby’s sensitive skin. Once applied, this non-sticky lotion will keep your infant skin hydrated for up to 24 hours. The product doesn’t contain any artificial fragrance or alcohol so there is no threat of skin irritation or clogged pores. It can be used every day to keep your baby’s skin...
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    For new mothers or to-be-mothers, a diaper bag is one of the essential things to have. Particular when you are going out with a baby, there are a number of things that you need to carry with you such as snacks, bottles, bibs and diapers for the baby. And a diaper bag lets you store all these important stuff in an organized manner in a single bag. Like many modern moms out there, if you too are looking for a chic, cost-effective and best quality diaper bags online, and this post has got you covered. Here are 5 of the most stylish and affordable diaper bags. Orgrimmar Diaper Tote Bags If you are looking for a fashionable and high storage capacity diaper bag, Orgrimmar’s diaper tote bags makes a right pick. They have multiple storage pockets both inside and outside of the backpack for effective organization of baby clothes, diapers, bottle, etc. Moms Love Cloth Diaper Wet Bags Waterproof cloth diaper bags by Moms Love let you store 4-8 new or used diapers. These bags have separate pockets to store wet and dry diapers in a leak-proof manner. And the best thing is you can wash them in the machine. Swaddlebees Diaper Wet Bags (Dino Party) If you are looking for an elegant looking and lightweight diaper bag, Swaddlebees Diaper Wet Bags are worth considering. Made of waterproof polyester material, these printed wet diaper bags by Swaddlebees allows you to store 6-9 wet or dry diapers. Blueberry Diaper Wet Bags,...