Bathtime & Grooming

Bath time can be a lot of fun for your little one. But it can also be tough to keep your baby safe while trying to get her clean. Learn how to give baby a bath and safely make bath time a special time.

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New Study Shows Delaying First Bath May Help Babies Breastfeed

The Cleveland Clinic study found that uninterrupted skin-to-skin bonding time between mothers and newborns increased exclusive breastfeeding rates. 
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5 Ways You're Cleaning Your Baby Wrong

From the very first wipedown to the nightly bath, Ari Brown, M.D., founder of 411 Pediatrics and the author of Expecting 411, Baby 411, and Toddler 411, explains what you may be doing wrong.
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Handle with Care

Even if you've read all the baby books, you'll probably have questions about how to care for your newborn's most sensitive parts. After all, a real, live, squirming infant bears little resemblance to the glossy illustrations! Master the finer points of baby hygiene with these tips.
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Baby's First Bath: How to Bathe a Newborn

Babies need sponge baths until their umbilical cords fall off. Here’s how to give a newborn a bath, with tips on keeping the routine safe. 
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Baby Tub Basics: Tips for Buying an Infant Bathtub

Choosing a baby tub isn't always easy. Use these tips to find one that works best for your infant.
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How Often Should You Bathe Your Newborn?

There's a good reason to skip your baby's bath tonight. Learn how frequently you should be bathing your newborn according to experts, as well as tips for preventing eczema outbreaks between baths.
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Circumcised vs. Uncircumcised: The Pros and Cons of Circumcision

Going back and forth about whether to circumcise your newborn? This list of circumcision pros and cons may help you decide.
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Baby Hair Care

Cut and style your baby's hair minus the fuss and muss.