Winter and Baby Care- Essential Tips to Protect your Babyby Deepti G. Creating Impact through Words
Any small mistake can make your baby sick and
during winter, parents should extra care of their little ones. Whether it is
your baby’s first winter or they have already experienced so many, it is always
necessary to keep your kids safe. A drop in the temperature leads to many
issues, not only it increases the risk of seasonal colds, flu, and infection,
but at the same time it can lead to skin issues. No matter how healthy your
baby is, you cannot completely rule out the possibility of falling ill during this
Adults can still fight the cold and harsh
weather, but passing by these chilly weathers is challenging for little ones.
Due to an underdeveloped immune system, they are more prone to infections and
seasonal flu, hence do check what you can do to care for your baby in winter.
Additionally, kids can't tell you if they are comfortable, so we should act
smart to keep them warm, happy, and risk-free.
Here are the best tips which you can follow in
order to keep your baby warm and healthy when they are at home and even you are
stepping outside with them.
Optimum Layers For Your Baby
Keeping a baby comfortable in winter requires
extra layers and you should know how many to make them wear. Good quality
woolen clothes and winter accessories such as caps, mittens, and socks are essential to keep them comfortable
and warm. The right kind of layers is good and you can start with a warm
bodysuit or onesie, use soft woolen clothes – a turtle neck sweatshirt,
half sweater, and top layer of fleece one-piece with feet, will be the best. If
you're opting for pants and a top, socks are a must under booties.
An extra layer is always good and you can analyze
this with your dressing sense. Dress your baby as you do, then add an extra
layer. A monkey cap is always the best idea to cover their head and entire
Good Massage Oil
In winter and baby care, give them a massage before bathing with the right baby massage oil and the best part is, you don’t have to buy it. Prepare so powerful massage oil at home by heating up mustard oil with some garlic pieces, fenugreek, and carom seeds.
baby with this oil from head to toe, which will keep him warm by stimulating
blood circulation. Also, this massage session will be enjoyable for him, which
will promote good sleep and a calm mind.
Using this oil at the night will keep your baby
untouched from the cold. Just massage your baby’s feet and cover them with
socks as well as you can apply this oil on your baby’s chest to keep them warm.
Sun Basking Is Important
Spending some time in the sun is important as it
will keep your baby warm and provide the optimum amount of vitamin D. This is
an essential nutrient for stronger bones and boosting immunity. Sunbathing is
also important to kill germs.
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