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How clothing can help keep your baby comfortable
Clothing can make a big difference to your baby’s dry, itchy and irritated skin. Here are some tips for dressing your baby to help keep them comfortable.
Top tips to care for your baby’s very dry skin
Your baby's skin can become very dry and prone to irritation. Here are some tips to help relieve your baby’s very dry skin and ensure it remains soft and comfortable.
How long does your baby spend in the bath?
Make hair washing fun and pretend your little one is caught in a rainstorm, then use the shower to rinse out their hair. Singing a rhyme will make it even more fun for you both.
What does your baby find most fun at bath time?
Which part of your morning routine do you enjoy the most?
Create a star chart with photos of your toddler doing all their morning tasks and give them a gold star every time they complete one. Explain that a full set of gold stars will lead to a reward. This can encourage better behaviour throughout the day.
Which of these best settles your baby?
Say goodnight to mummy, daddy, the moon, the stars, and to the toys. If everything in their world is settling to sleep, it’s much more likely your baby will too.
What’s the main reason for your baby waking during the night?
Writing or drawing about the day (even for pre-readers) is a great way to work through thoughts, clear the brain and calm the body for settling to sleep.
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