The life of the parents change completely after they welcome a baby into their lives. The baby occupies a prominent place in their lives and taking care of baby is one of the most important things. Babies need special care as they are susceptible to infections and we all know that their immune levels are pretty low.
Here are some of the hygiene tips:
Know how to clean the eyes, ears, face…
Before cleaning their eyes, one need to wash their hands with soap and dry them.
Take a cotton ball and dip it in boiled water and cool it. Later, start wiping the eyes of the kid from the inner corner of the eye and slowly move to the outer corner. Use a new cotton ball every time you wipe.
For the cleaning of ears, use either a cotton ball or a small piece of cotton cloth. Gently clean the ears by dipping the cloth in lukewarm water. Don’t insert the cloth or cotton ball inside the ears of the baby.
Take a clean damp wash cloth and wipe the eyes of the baby, ear’s outer folds, bridge of the eyes and avoid using soapy water. Don’t let the water run over the face of the baby.
Use a mild shampoo for rinsing the hair. After applying the shampoo, gently massage the scalp. Make sure that shampoo don’t enter the eyes of the baby. After washing, gently dry their hair with a soft towel. Comb the hair with a soft brush. Don’t use a hairdryer.