How Do You Care For Sensitive Baby Skin?
Babies have some of the most sensitive skin around. It can be challenging to keep that newborn skin as beautiful as the day your baby was born. Here are some tips to caring for your baby’s delicate skin. Don’t over bathe your baby. Unlike adults who secrete oil and odor, babies are too young and underdeveloped to have this problem. Baths are very dehydrating to sensitive baby skin, so wait to bathe your baby every other day unless they are noticeably dirty. Skip the powders and let your baby air out instead. Powders can turn into a pasty mess, and they can be made of talc, a chemical that is dangerous to babies’ respiratory systems. Let baby spend some time out of clothing and a diaper to let crevices air dry naturally. Use cloth wipes with warm water instead of disposable wipes. Disposable wipes often contain alcohol and fragrance that will irritate the skin and reak havoc on a sensitive diaper rash. You can choose to add some baby soap formulated for sensitive skin to the water if yo