For a baby the first residence is its mother`s womb. It is the most secure place and the baby gets the utmost care, love, attention and affection. But when it places its first steps on the Earth, it is a different world and the baby could find it difficult to adapt to the noisy, polluted outside world. As parents, it is their responsibility to celebrate the newborn’s arrival with everything best in the world. This effort of the mother and father is fulfilled by various companies with their best Baby Products available in the market.
Babies are very tender and delicate darlings and require constant heed and care. Proper growth and health is achieved by using the best of baby products. But are all these infant products available in the market safe and reliable? When it comes to babies, parents don’t hesistate to pay even if the prices are a tad high because they feel that for any product to get to the store shelves, it would have had to go through tests. Also certain brands have increased value.
Here’s a list of essential baby products that have successfully crossed the inspection levels by the Consumer Product Safety Commission. Some of such essentials for your baby`s homecoming are:
Diapers and Diaper Creams- The first and top most important thing, as essential for parents as it is for babies are diapers and diaper creams. It’s usually the first product to be used after the baby is born. Using the best and safe diaper is very essential for the baby`s bottoms. Cushioning them with a soft yet absorbing nappy is very important. There are various types like the regular disposable ones, disposable and home laundering cloth diapers. These are not only infant friendly but also eco friendly. The diaper creams go hand in hand with diapers. If you use a diaper it is a must to use a cream to protect the tender bottoms from rashes and infections. The top picks are the natural rashes cream.
Baby Clothes- Covering the baby in warm, comfortable, soft, durable and easy clothing is necessary. This enables the baby to move around comfortably and is also very durable. They vary in size depending on the age and weight of the baby. The latest trend is the organic clothing which does not use heavy and strong dyes. This quality rates them high and much preferred though priced at a premium. Whatever the clothing choices are, it is crucial to use a soft detergent which does not irritate the baby`s skin and are toddler friendly yet a guard against germs and infections.
Feeding Accessories- Mother’s milk is what gives the baby all the nourishment and that is the only food the baby should preferably take in the first 6 months. If, however, babies are formula fed, it is important to keep the feeding bottles, sippers, bottle nipples, the straws, sippy cups, bowls, spoons and others clean and fresh. If the mother has decided not to breastfeed or has some problem with this, then she can go for formula foods with a pediatrician’s recommendations. Use of burp cloth or bibs will be handy.
Bassinets- The only duty of the baby in the first few months is to sleep and eat. So it is very important that you provide the best bed and make him/her feel cozy enough to have undisturbed sleep. This is possible with cribs or bassinets with correct size mattress and most importantly, the sheets should be tight and hold the baby warm and give room for free movements.
Baby Wearing- Baby wearing are now-a-days quite the trend. This enables the mother to continue with her routine with the satisfaction that she is able to have an eye on him all through and the baby is also comfortable under her warmth. These slings come in different sizes and varieties to suit the baby’s needs.
Strollers- Planning to go out? It might be more comfortable with this product. Use a stroller and make him/ her see the world outside and breathe in the fresh air. This chair on wheels comes with holders for toys, bottles and baby bags, which makes it all the more useful and makes the outing more comfortable and enjoyable.