How to Treat Eczema
Could your baby's rash be eczema? Here's how to spot this common skin irritation and treat it.with eczema, a common itchy rash. It often looks similar to other skin conditions . So, check with your doctor before treating it. If she does diagnose eczema, these tips can help clear it up. First, look for potential triggers. Pet dander is one. Fragrances in soap and lotion can also irritate the skin. And some foods, such as dairy and wheat, can lead to a rash. Keep a log to see if you can find a pattern between your baby's diet and his eczema flare ups, and avoid those foods. Since overheating can also be a trigger for eczema, dress your baby in lightweight cotton clothes , and bring extra layers in case he gets cold. Your doctor may also suggest giving your baby allergy medication to keep flare
How to Bathe a Baby
You must keep one hand on your baby at all times when she's in the tub. So, make sure the baby wash, shampoo, and towel are in arm's reach before you lower her into the bath. You may even wanna squirt cleanser on a wash cloth ahead of time. Fill an infant tub or clean kitchen sink with about 2her into the bath. You may even wanna squirt cleanser on a wash cloth ahead of time. Fill an infant tub or clean kitchen sink with about 2 inches of warm water. Check the temperature with the underside of your wrist. If it doesn't feel too hot or cold, gently place your baby in the tub while supporting her head. Be sure to clean your baby's neck, armpits, bends of the legs, and in the folds of the skin. Formula or breast milk, spit up, dirt, and sweat can get trapped in these areas and cause irritation. To prevent dry skin , use body wash only a couple of times a week. If you bathe your baby more often, make sure to moisturize or use plain water. To keep your baby from getting chilly, wash her hair last, lightly massaging shampoo into her scalp. If she has cradle cap, put shampoo on a baby brush and rub her head in a circular motion . To rinse, cup your hand over her forehead to keep water out of her eyes. When taking your baby out of the
How to Keep Your Baby Comfortable in the Summer Heat
Before you take Baby to the park or pool this summer, be sure you know how to keep her comfortable and prevent her from getting overheated.lead to sunburn or heatstroke. Over heating has also been linked to sudden infant death syndrome Put sunscreen on your baby before you leave the house and reapply every 2 hours or whenever she gets wet or sweaty.
Baby Food: Spinach and Banana Puree
Give baby a nutritious start on solids with Catherine McCord's Spinach and Banana Puree.
Quick Tip: Baby Food Storage
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Baby Food: Butternut Apple Sweet Potato Puree
Learn how to make Butternut Apple Sweet Potato Puree, a great first food for babies.
Healthy Snacks: Veggie Pancakes
A pretty told me that she couldn't get her kids to eat vegetables no matter what she tried. It. When you're trying to inspire your kids to eat vegetables. When the most important things to remember is keeping it fun. It's all about the presentation when it comes to the vegetables and serving
Baby Names: How to Know You've Picked the Right Name
Naming your baby can be a daunting task. Here's how to know you've picked the right name.grown child whether she becomes a rock star or president of the United States . It has special meaning to you. Naming your child after someone dear to you makes the name that much more meaningful to
Baby Names: How to Pick a Great Name
Your perfect little person needs the perfect name. Here's how to pick a great name for baby.No collaborating. Draw inspiration from favorite friends and family members, or even historical figures and fictional characters . Then, you should each choose two names you love from the other person's list. Consider how the name will grow with your child. Before you know it, he will be too big for his crib and you don't want the same to happen with his name. Think about whether the name will suit him as an adult. Would you really trust your taxes to an accountant named Kirby? Think about the shelf life . Names that become red hot often fall out of favor just as quickly. Consider a timeless classic instead. And finally, remember you're
Baby Names: How To Name Twins and Multiples
You've had the perfect baby name in mind for as long as you can remember, but your sonogram revealed two heartbeats. Here's the best way to name multiples.