Bathe a newborn girl before feeding, but in no case after, because after feeding the baby falls asleep. Very convenient is the time before dinner. The child felt no hunger, until he is bathed, give him before bathing juice.
For daily bathing, choose the warm place, without drafts (e.g., kitchen). Off rings, watches, bracelets to avoid scratching the delicate body of the newborn. Prepare a towel, soap (non-alkaline), a rag, and if necessary a powder or oil, cotton, diapers. The tray put on the table. Check the water temperature, it should be about body temperature (32-38 degrees). Pour water in the tray quite a bit. To the bottom didn't seem slippery, lay the diaper. Conquer your fear, and the child will not seem quite helpless. If possible, ask for help of their relatives (mother or husband). After a while you will feel much more confident.
Well keep the girl. Wash start with the face and head, use with cotton wool. With soap wash your head twice a week. Then lather the body with the hand, pay special attention to skin folds. Take your time and don't rush it, enjoy. Mandatory hygienic procedure in girls of is washing away. Wash only auricles, but not acoustical passage. Eyes washed by tears which are formed constantly. Healthy eyes do not need washing. Nose clean rolled-up flagellum with a damp cotton swab.
Wipe the girl, slowly, with a soft towel. Try not to RUB and get wet. Carefully wipe a navel sterile cotton wool. After bathing, use a powder (talcum powder), if the baby's skin is sensitive and easily irritated. Dry skin toddler can be eliminated with a special oil.
How to bathe a newborn. Bathing a newborn recommended in the evening before going to sleep at a water temperature of 37°. Until six months of age of the bath should be daily, then next day, after a year or even less. Before to dip the child, it should hold for a few minutes, depending on age, to take air baths.
And yet – in the small VAT, in our opinion, in the first months easier to do "aquatic exercises", especially if the tub with a slide. And to keep it clean much easier. The temperature of the bathing of the newborn. The second is the water itself. Many suggest bathing the newborn only in boiled or bottled water. It all depends on the purity of the water supply in your city.