How do mothers bathe their babies in life? Do you want your baby to take a bath by himself or for him? When it comes to baby bathing, in fact, when the baby grows up to a certain age, he likes to bathe himself, not to mention that the baby needs to be independent sooner or later. However, the newborn shower has to pay attention to, how long is the most appropriate interval?

When can a newborn take a bath?

A healthy newborn can be wiped and bathed every day 24 hours after birth. The number of times can be increased or decreased according to the actual situation. In summer, the number of times of bathing should be increased as appropriate. For newborns who are too light (generally less than 2kg), in poor physical condition, in cold climate or in unconditional bathing every day, they should be scrubbed and cleaned at least. At the same time of cleaning and nursing, moisten and protect skin, adjust skin water balance. In addition, the soft towel should be used to dry the water. Do not rub hard to damage the baby’s tender skin.

How long is the interval between showers for newborns?

From the medical point of view, the newborn should be bathed every day, but sometimes due to the limited conditions, it is difficult to ensure the indoor temperature when bathing, especially in the cold winter. Therefore, the time between baths can be selected according to the climate.

In the hot summer, due to the high temperature of the environment, the newborn can take 1-2 baths every day; after washing, rub a little powder on the skin wrinkles such as the neck, armpit, groin, etc., but not too much, to prevent the skin from forming lumps after sweating and stimulating the skin. The wrinkles of the body should be checked every day to prevent them from breaking. In spring, autumn or cold winter, due to the low ambient temperature, if the family has the conditions to keep the room temperature at 24 ℃ 26 ℃, it can also take a bath once a day. If the room temperature can not be guaranteed, it can take a bath once or twice a week or use warm water to scrub the neck, armpit, groin and other skin wrinkles and ochre. After each big and small urination, use warm water to scrub the buttocks and perineum to ensure the comfort and dryness of the newborn Net. When bathing or scrubbing in winter, the action should be brisk to prevent the newborn from getting cold and getting sick.

Under what circumstances is it not appropriate to bathe the newborn?

Because of the low resistance of the newborn, it is not suitable to take a bath when suffering from some diseases.

1. In case of fever, cough, runny nose, diarrhea and other diseases, it is better not to bathe the newborn. But sometimes the condition is light, mental state and appetite are good, you can also take a bath in time, but the action must be light, in order to prevent getting cold and aggravating the condition.

2. Avoid bathing in case of skin burns, blisters, pustules and eczema.

3. In case of pneumonia, hypoxia, respiratory failure, heart failure and other serious diseases, bathing should be avoided to prevent the occurrence of hypoxia and other life risks during bathing.

The above is what Xiaobian shared with you about baby bathing, hoping to help you Baoma. The common sense about what health habits children need to cultivate is still in the process of updating. Please continue to pay attention to this website!