LIttle Girl Using Hand Sanitizer

Should we use antibacterials to keep our kids germ free?

January 29th, 2015
All parents know the importance of good hand washing. We first learn it in the hospital when everyone who meets the new baby has to wash their hands before holding…
baby butter and wash from baby pibu

Can You Use Baby Products On Moms Winter Skin?

January 13th, 2015
As moms, we are always prepared. Whether it’s an extra diaper in the diaper bag, a snack, or a favorite lovey, we have it at the ready. And skin care…
spilled baby powder

The Scoop on the Use of Baby Powder: Is it safe?

December 15th, 2014
We all know that the smell of a freshly bathed and diapered baby is one of the best smells on earth. In fact, many companies try to reproduce that smell…
Mother massaging foots of her baby

Om, Baby: How to Massage a Baby

December 1st, 2014
If you’re like most new parents, you’ve probably heard or seen articles touting the magic properties of baby massages. Babies that sleep for 12 hours at a time. Colicky babies…
Baby in warm clothes in cold weather

7 Tips to Keep Your Babies Skin Protected All Winter Long

November 18th, 2014
Ready or not, the cold weather is rolling in all over the country.  And the cold, wet, wintry months can be a difficult time to keep your baby’s skin healthy. …

Natural Essential Oils for Babies – Are They Safe and Healthy?

October 21st, 2014
As the search and desire for natural products continue to emerge, we face the dilemma of exactly which natural ingredients are good for us. Not all natural ingredients are equal…
Smiling african mother and baby

Helpful Hints for Baby’s First Week

September 29th, 2014
During pregnancy, you have plenty of time to prepare the new baby’s arrival.  Baby showers provide clothes, diapers, décor and more.  You decorate and furnish the nursery.  By the time…
Shea butter and nuts in bowl

What’s So Great About Shea Butter?

September 24th, 2014
These days something pops up in the media about skin care on a pretty regular basis.  Use this product, stay away from this ingredient.  The messages are plenty and often…
freckled boy

Birthmarks, Moles, and Freckles- How to Spot a Scary One

August 26th, 2014
We all know that skin cancer is a very real, scary threat and that we should slather on sunscreen each day to prevent it.  But did you know that just…
close up detail of beauty cream on white back ground

Lotions, Creams and Ointments – Which One to Use When and Why

August 11th, 2014
Let’s face it- we are always trying to find that perfect lotion, cream or ointment for our skin. We enjoy trying different skincare products to soothe our skin and to…