Category Archives: baby’s care

How to prevent & stop diaper rash

Sooner or later you’ll have to deal with this kind of dermatitis. As careful as you might be, by changing diapers as soon as the baby poops or not leaving the diaper soiled with urine for too long, diaper rash is common, especially during the summertime. Why do these rashes pop up? In the form […]

New fears, new precautions

Lidar com o medo da criança

It’s perfectly normal for a child to feel scared during this age. With so many experiences and new abilities acquired every day, this feeling develops so the child can learn how to deal with potential dangers (at least from a child’s point of view) and how to protect against them. This way, nightmares can happen […]

Basic care for baby’s skin

Cuidados com a pele do bebê

Did you know that the skin is the biggest organ in the human body and corresponds to 15% of our weight? It is a natural physical barrier against ultraviolet rays and can even help in maintaining our body temperature. The baby’s skin, however, is still immature, fragile and susceptible to environmental harms. Even the baby’s […]

Understand the pros and cons of the pacifier

Vantagens e desvantagens da chupeta

Pros Lowers the risk of SIDS (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome) – Some pediatricians recommend using pacifiers during sleep to prevent SIDS. Even if the child turns around in the crib, the pacifier prevents the little one from stopping to breathe. An extra stimulus for preemies – Pacifiers stimulate premature babies’ suction development. It can lead […]

Colics: How to deal with them?

Como aliviar a cólica do bebê

Before anything else, know that colics don’t mean there’s anything wrong with you, your milk, or your baby. They are intestinal contractions, an organ that’s still in its adapting. The condition is heart-wrenching to watch: the child cries, contorts, their face reddens, the fists ball up, they’re irritated…Some measures, however, can help minimize the suffering: […]

Bath time: 10 tips to start practicing now!

Como dar banho no bebê

1. Prepping Gather your supplies and have everything within reach, not only in the bathroom but also on the changing table – including setting aside the outfit you’ve picked for the baby to wear. While you do this, keep the baby inside the crib if you’re alone to prevent any accidents. 2. The right amount […]

Safe sleep: 5 tips for a good night’s sleep

Como fazer o bebê ter um sono tranquilo

Experts say that, ideally, the baby should get used to sleeping by themselves from the moment they come home. With that in mind, as reassuring it may be for you to keep them inside your bedroom, in the crib or a small box, do it for only a little while – until you’ve recovered from […]

Newborn hygiene: Everything you need to know

Como fazer a higiene do recém-nascido

Beyond bath time – which besides the obvious cleaning, is also an incredible opportunity for the baby to relax and a great way to strengthen the bond between parents and baby – your baby’s hygiene requires special care. Check out these tips to make your little one always comfortable and smelling delicious as only babies […]