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Once a new born baby enters the family everyone at home is ecstatic and the whole house vibrates with enthusiasm and joy. Babies have that charm in them that can even make a sad person happy. Their cute face, smile and antics are enough to brighten our day and make us happy. But with joy comes responsibility. And as parents it is our responsibility to ensure that our babies are safe, protected, and healthy and get a good upbringing.

A baby’s skin is delicate and fragile and climatic changes, dust, Sun, etc may have a harmful effect on our baby's skin leading to infections. So it is necessary that we take adequate steps to ensure that our baby's skin is safe and protected.

I am sharing below 5 things that can be done to keep a baby’s soft skin safe.

1. One of the most essential thing that has to be done to keep our babies skin safe is to ensure that there are no sharp objects near them. Babies are intuitive by nature and they often grab objects that look new to them. Hence scissors, knifes, needles, pointed objects, etc and even toys which have pointed edges have to be hidden. We have to keep a close watch over them and ensure that they play only with toys that are soft and have rounded edges.

2. The baby products that we use also have to be mild and chemical free. I use Himalaya products as they are mild and gentle and keep the baby’s skin soft and safe.

3. A good oil massage before a warm water bath is also very important. Massage using baby massage oil revitalizes the baby's gentle skin and keeps it soft and supple. Further regular oil massage is known to give strength to the muscles and bones. And applying a baby lotion after bath is also very essential as it moisturizes the baby's skin and keeps it soft and fragrant.

4. Proper clothes according to the climate is also very important. During summers, sweat and dust might irritate the baby’s gentle skin and hence it is better to use soft cotton clothes that are roomy and allow air to freely pass through the skin. Thick and synthetic clothes do not allow air to circulate and might cause rashes on the baby's skin. And during winters it is necessary to keep the baby well covered with thick and woollen clothes. Not properly covering the baby might expose her to cold and infections.

5. Diaper rash is another problem that most mothers worry about. To overcome this it is necessary that the diaper is changed every 4 or 5 hours and at once after a poop. And it is essential to use a good branded diaper that keeps the baby’s bottom free from infections. I use Pampers as it allows air to circulate and is soft and and comfortable for my baby.


Pampers brings you the softest ever Pampers Premium Care Pants. Its cotton-like softness is #SoftestForBabySkin and allows it to breathe, thus keeping baby’s skin soft and healthy, and your baby happy.


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