We can all likely agree that babies are beautiful. But even the tiniest babies require some upkeep in the hair, nail, and skin departments. In fact, paying attention to your infant's appearance encourages you to care for them in ways that help them stay healthy and comfortable. Bonus: You're instilling good grooming habits from day one.
Not sure where to start? Here are some grooming basics to keep in mind when it comes to cleaning your baby, trimming their nails, and hair care.
Master the Bath
Plenty of babies are happy to splish-splash, but trying to maneuver a squirming body in slippery suds may leave you completely soaked. Make it easier with the below tubby tips.
Trim Baby\’s Nails
Two words best describe trimming a baby's nails: moving target. Unless you do it while your angel is asleep, the procedure requires the steady hand and laser focus of an Olympic archer. But keeping nails short is best; it reduces the chances of your baby scratching themselves. Try these pointers to neaten digits without the nicks.
Manage That Mop
You've had your own hair drama, but nothing prepares you for the conditions of your infant's head. Here's how to take care of baby hair.