Posted on October 13, 2023.
As parents, we cherish the moments when we cradle our newborns, their brand-new soft skin against ours. Baby skin is delicate and incredibly sensitive, deserving of the utmost care and protection. At a time when choosing the right products for your little one can be overwhelming, Original Sprout has formulated gentle products inspired by nature to ensure your baby’s skin is kept naturally radiant and healthy.
Before diving into finding the right products, it’s vital to understand your baby’s skin. Their skin is significantly thinner than ours, making it more susceptible to dryness, irritation, and environmental factors. Maintaining a healthy skin barrier helps lock in moisture, fend off allergens, and protect against common skin issues like nappy rash or eczema.
Caring for baby’s hair
Some babies are born with a full mop of hair, while others take a bit longer to grow their locks, but they are all born with sensitive skin on their scalps. Choosing the right products can help keep their hair squeaky clean while still protecting their delicate skin from irritation.
Original Sprout Classic Shampoo and Classic Conditioner both get rave reviews from parents looking for a gentle cleanse that won’t strip baby’s hair of natural oils. Miracle Detangler is your go-to solution if your little one has tangles, knots, or curly locks. It eases combing and keeps hair soft and manageable.
Bath time bliss
Bath time isn’t just about cleanliness; it’s also an opportunity for bonding and relaxation. Original Sprout’s range of bath products ensures that this special time is both enjoyable and beneficial for your baby’s skin.
Original Sprout’s Hair and Body Babywash has a moisturising formula that is ideal for delicate baby skin, even if it’s prone to dryness or eczema. As a bonus, you’ll only need one product to wash baby from head to toe – that can be a lifesaver when you’re getting used to bathing a slippery, wiggly little one!
After the bath, seal in the moisture with Original Sprout’s Scrumptious Baby Cream. It’s packed with natural ingredients to soothe and hydrate your baby’s skin, including natural zinc, which protects against environmental stressors.
Top tips for hydration
Hydration is Key:
Consistent hydration is one of the secrets to maintaining your baby’s skin health. Original Sprout’s products are formulated to lock in moisture, promoting softness and preventing dryness. Here’s how to keep your baby’s skin hydrated:
Use Lukewarm Water: Ensure that the water you use for bathing is lukewarm, as hot water can strip the skin of its natural oils. Use a bath thermometer to check the temperature.
Short Baths: Short bath times, typically around 10 minutes, will avoid over-drying the skin.
Pat Dry: After bath time, gently pat your baby’s skin dry instead of rubbing it with a towel. This helps retain moisture.
Nurturing your baby’s delicate skin is a journey filled with care, love, and the right products. With Original Sprout’s gentle, natural formulations, you can ensure your baby’s skin remains healthy, soft, and protected. Embrace the joy of bath time, the comfort of moisturised skin, and the peace of knowing you’re using the safest products for your little one.