The more healthy the newborn is, the healthier the bath is.
The newborn is born shortly after birth The vaccine will be vaccinated. After the vaccination, the hospital will arrange for the newborn to take a bath for the first time. Many treasure mothers see the nurse who specializes in taking a bath and envy the baby when they take a bath. But after the baby returns home, Bao Ma will start to bathe the baby herself. It will never be there. After a while, Bao Ma will become a master of bathing for the baby. But there are too many things to learn from the process of going to the meeting. The following small series helps the novice mom to summarize all the precautions for bathing the baby:
1: Wash your baby first, how to wash it
Be sure to take your baby off first Get out of clothes, wrap your clothes around your chest and keep your baby warm. After that, wash your face, wash your hair and neck. When washing, be sure not to let the water flow into your baby’s ears. Hold the baby’s buttocks with your left elbow and waist, drag your baby’s body and head with your left and left arms, and slowly wash your baby’s face and face with your right hand.
Washing: for baby Lightly wipe the baby’s face with a small towel
Eye: The baby’s eyes will have secretions, which should be rubbed from the inner corner of the eye to the outer corner of the eye.
Washing the forehead: from the eyebrow to the sides Gently wipe the forehead.
Wash the ear: Wrap the towel with your fingers and gently wipe the back of the ear and the cochlea.
Shampoo: Use a shampoo that is not irritating to the eyes. After moisturizing your baby’s hair, gently rub the shampoo on your baby’s head. Do not touch your baby’s scalp with your fingernails. If there is dirt on the scalp, it can be wiped gently. Rinse with water and do not rub hard.
2, newborn bath Be prepared beforehand
The first thing to do is to prepare the bath products, especially the baby’s umbilical cord bag, clothes, diapers, bath towels, towels and talcum powder before the newborn umbilical cord falls off.
Be sure if your nails are too long to avoid hurting your baby, and use your soap to clean your hands before bathing your baby.
The newborn baby’s immune system has not been fully established. Before giving the baby a bath, make sure that the indoor temperature is around 26 degrees, the water temperature should be maintained at 38 degrees -40 degrees, the water temperature meter or your own elbow. Test the water temperature.
Because you should have a wind when bathing your baby, blowing on the front of the gust will cause your baby to get cold and get sick. Can not take a bath after the baby has just eaten, wait 1-2 hours, otherwise the baby is easy to vomit. After the baby takes a bath, the body’s blood circulation is accelerated, and it is not possible to feed the baby immediately, otherwise it will cause the baby’s stomach discomfort and indigestion.
3: Try not to use a lot of talcum powder after taking a bath in the newborn. After the baby takes a bath, the scalp is opened. At this time, using the talcum powder will block the pores. The baby should be wiped after the baby’s body condition is stable, and the baby’s perineum should not be used too much.