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…
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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…
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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. …
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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When Life Heats Up – The Lowdown on Heat Rash

July 15th, 2014
Now that we’re in the thick of summer with high humidity, hot temperatures and lots of time spent outside, you and your child may have already been introduced to one…
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The Facts of Skin Biology: Why Your Baby’s Skin is Different Than Yours

April 7th, 2014
OK, moms – time for a little fact or fiction: Your baby’s skin covers less surface area than an adult’s Your skin is drier than your baby’s A baby’s skin…
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4 Baby Skin Care Basics – Simple Everyday Tips for Keeping Your Baby’s Skin Healthy

March 17th, 2014
Your baby’s skin, so soft, smooth and silky, that you just can’t help but touch it. As a mom, you have the joy of nuzzling those chubby little cheeks, dimpled…
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