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A Guide to Making Your Baby as Comfortable as Possible

A Guide to Making Your Baby as Comfortable as Possible

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When you have a young baby, you need to make sure that they are as comfortable as possible. Keeping them safe and comfortable needs to be your number one priority. It can be hard for new parents to remember everything they need to do; they often feel like they’ve forgotten something important! This guide will help you to make your baby as comfortable as possible:

Read Reviews Before You Buy

Make sure you read reviews on baby products before you buy. The price of something isn’t always an indicator of how good it is. Some things do get recalled, and even bad reviews from moms who have tried them before you. Before you buy anything for your baby, make sure you research. You’ll then have peace of mind that you’re keeping your baby safe and comfortable!

Baby proof Your House

Although your baby might not be old enough to even sit up on their own yet, baby proof your house. Then it’ll be ready for when they do start standing, rolling, and crawling. Accidents can happen, so it’s up to you to try to prevent them as best you can.

Protect Them With Clothing

Your baby’s clothing will protect them whatever the weather if you choose it properly. When you’re taking them out in the cold, make sure you layer them up. This allows you to add or take away layers as they need it. Bear in mind that just because you think something looks cosy, doesn’t mean your baby is cosy. You’ll need to be on the look out for signs from them to work out whether they are comfortable or not. Some babies like loose clothing, others like tighter. It all depends on the baby. Baby scratch mittens will stop them from hurting themselves.

Make Sure Their Temperature is Just Right

When it comes to their clothes during the day and even when they sleep at night, you need to make sure your baby’s temperature is just right. They shouldn’t be too hot or cold. This is also important when you are bathing them. A baby’s skin is so much more sensitive than ours, so you need to take extra care.

Check Ages on Products

Before buying a product for your baby, make sure you check the age. You don’t want to give your baby something unsuitable and end up feeling guilty about it.

Give Them a Dummy

A dummy can soothe a baby when they need comfort. Some parents don’t like to get their baby used to a dummy, but it isn’t harmful as long as you do it properly. This could be just what they need to help them sleep better at night.

Safe Toys

Safe toys are important to help your baby develop. They use all of their senses to learn, so invest in toys that will help them do this. Sophie the Giraffe is a good example!

Change Them Often

Make sure you change your baby often enough. Some babies can’t stay in a wet nappy for too long at all. Again, this depends on the baby.

When you get to know your baby, you’ll know best how to keep them comfortable. It’s all a learning curve. Good luck!

Naomi Isted
Editor in Chief, Naomi Isted is known as The Ultimate Lifestylist to her readers and viewers. She is a TV Presenter and Columnist. Ranked in the Top 100 LFW Social Media Influencers AW14 & SS15, Brand Ambassador for Pears Soap UK. Her Celebrity beauty TV Series currently airs to 27million homes on Physique TV in UAE, previously on Wedding TV in the UK. She brings fashion and beauty advice to her readers and viewers on a daily basis. She is Fashion and Beauty Columnist for Herald Scotland and has a Fashion and Beauty Bridal Blog for HELLO. She can usually be found attending celebrity fashion and beauty events in and around London and sharing the latest fashion and beauty trends with her readers.

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