Scarves, baby warmers, warm towels, pillow covers
Newborn babies need to be kept warm. That’s why babies are always wrapped in a warm blanket or shawl when coming home from the hospital. Because babies cannot regulate their own body temperature like adults, it is very important to keep them warm. Especially in winter, babies need to keep warm in harsh winter days.
Many doctors said that parents can dress their children in the same way as adults, but with a thin layer of cotton clothing inside, which helps absorb sweat well. If you’re wearing a long-sleeve t-shirt and jeans on a sunny day, your baby will be fine with the same outfit, but with an extra bra underneath. If you need an extra sweater, so will your baby. So you need to prepare for your baby Shawls to warm the baby when leaving the room, when coming home from the hospital. Prepare warm blanket to cover the baby when he sleeps if he is born in winter and pillow set so that the baby does not startle when sleeping.
Bathtubs and towels, milk towels for babies
Mothers need to prepare private bath baby, because baby’s skin is very sensitive. There are many types to choose from such as long porcelain bathtubs or small plastic tubs. Depending on the budget and the reasonableness to install the bathtub, you can choose a suitable one for your baby. Besides, mom needs to prepare Laundry detergent baby clothes. Towels 2 towels: There is a corner to put on the baby’s head, can both absorb and wipe the baby after bathing, can both cover the baby when it’s not too cold, and can cover the baby when he goes out. Bucket towels, milk towels: 20-30 pcs choose 3 or 4 layer soft towels.
Mothers should note that the sensitive skin of babies is extremely immature and sensitive, very susceptible to hypersensitivity to cotton, and is easily irritated with towels with rough nylon material. Therefore, the mother’s job is to choose towels of clear origin, material, and standard size.
A trolley and a little walk in the morning will make your baby happier and less fussy. Don’t forget this essential baby item, parents. However, when buying a stroller, mothers should pay attention to the following issues: With newborns, the mineral resistance as well as the baby’s bone system is still very weak, so mothers should choose a stroller for the baby to be able to lie down. And for longer-term use of the baby, mothers should choose models of strollers with many lying positions for babies to be used for babies when they grow up.
Cart for newborn babies must be made from materials of clear origin, safe and baby-friendly. It is safest for mothers to choose genuine baby strollers, not to buy luxuriant strollers on the market of unknown origin, untested. Some brands of strollers you can choose from are: Joie, Aprica, Combi, Zaracos, Gluck, …. For newborns, mothers should choose 2-way strollers for babies, babies will feel more secure in the day. trips. When the baby is 6 months and under, the mother should push the baby so that the baby can see the mother, so that the baby does not feel scared or strange in the transition, and the baby will feel more secure. When the baby is older, you can let the baby go outside to let him explore the world around him and stimulate his brain development.
Cribs, beds and mattresses for babies
At night, babies should not sleep with their mothers or adults because during sleep you can unconsciously lean or press on the baby. Therefore, the mother should prepare a baby private small bed, with safety bars and soft cushions. In addition, you can use a bassinet to lull your baby to sleep, babies need a lot of deep and deep sleep to develop their nervous system, so a soft crib will be essential for your baby.
However, when choosing a crib or bed for your baby, you need to pay attention to a few things such as: The vibration of the crib, the bed: choose a crib for your baby with a smooth, smooth, non-jittery rhythm to ensure a deep sleep for the baby. . This is a good condition, helping the baby develop both mentally and physically. Should choose the type of crib, children’s bed has a flat net, to help the baby lie comfortably and not to arch his back. The crib for the baby must be airy and spacious. The crib must ensure that the machine does not stop when the baby is lying on his side. Must be absolutely safe about electricity. Normally, baby cribs need to use a safety transformer to ensure that the baby does not fall out when lying in the crib or bed.
Bags for children’s belongings
You will probably have to move a lot in the first 6 months after giving birth, so you should buy one Small bag for baby’s belongings to take care of the baby when moving out of the house. Choose to buy a baby bag to store diapers, bottles, diapers, tissues …
When buying a mother’s bag, keep the following in mind: There are many different types of bags to store things for mom and baby, but it’s important first of all to be suitable for the situation of use. For example, if you regularly use public transport such as or take the bus, carrying a bag is inevitable, so be mindful of lightness. If you are using a stroller, choose a backpack as a bag so that you can use two hands when pushing, and should choose a compact bag. Considering the age and frequency of holding your baby, it will be easier for you to decide what to keep in mind when choosing.
Milk and milk bottles accessories
During the first few weeks, babies eat and sleep like machines. Mothers should carefully prepare colostrum, bottles and accessories because not all mothers come home quickly and much when they are born. Spare milk Mothers can buy meiji milk bars, glico bars or repair small boxes which will be more convenient and economical. Milk bottle Mother should prepare 1-2 bottles. Mothers should buy a wide neck with an anti-colic valve to avoid colic for the newborn, a 150ml bottle (if the mother has a small nipple, she should buy a regular neck bottle).
Sterilizer This is an extremely necessary item for babies that mothers should not ignore, this machine works with steam to sterilize and dry baby bottles and teats, very convenient (if mothers want to save money, don’t buy them). This machine uses the manual method of boiling in a pot of boiling water.) Milk warmer It helps the mother not to waste time to warm the milk for her baby, but if you don’t want to spend an extra money, you don’t need to buy this. Just soak it in hot water of 40 degrees, it will take a bit of time. In addition, mothers should prepare both a bottle brush and bottle cleaner to help clean baby bottles.
Newborn babies often face a lot of health problems, so mothers should prepare some medical instruments and preventive medicine such as skin medicine, eye drops, thermometer… Necessary tools for mothers to measure the baby’s temperature when they see a fever, or monitor after vaccination.
Besides, mom needs to prepare gauze bandages Mothers need to prepare 5 boxes so that they can change regularly for babies when bathing. The gauze will help protect the baby’s umbilical cord until the umbilical cord falls off. Price: 5.000 VND to 7.000 VND. Tongue gauzeMothers should choose gauze made of natural, soft materials to ensure safety for children. Note that parents should regularly clean the baby’s mouth because when the baby finishes feeding, it often leaves milk in the mouth and for a long time will have an unpleasant smell. Price: 10.000 VND to 15.000 VND. Umbilical Bandage It also helps to clean the umbilical cord and keep the baby’s tummy warm.
Wet towel: Used to clean babies when changing diapers, wet wipes with lids are very convenient and safe for children’s skin. Mothers should choose an unscented type to avoid skin irritation. Price: 30.000 VND to 40.000 VND. Physiological saline: Usually when a baby is born, there will still be some amniotic fluid left in the eyes and nostrils. Therefore, mothers should use salt water to wash their babies every day to help them not have eye pain or runny nose when they grow up. Besides, it can also be used to steam the nose and throat to treat sinus infections for children. Price: 5.000 VND to 10.000 VND. At birth, your baby’s hair, fingernails and toenails have grown long, so you need to trim them right away. In particular, long nails that are not trimmed can scratch the baby’s skin and eyes. So I need to prepare more nail clippers for the baby!
Moisturizer Good is definitely an indispensable product for skin care in winter. Especially your baby, the air is too dry and cold will make the baby’s skin lose water quickly. From there, it leads to many skin diseases in babies such as dryness, eczema, itchy flaky skin… At this time, mothers will need a moisturizer for babies to improve this situation.
In addition, you should prepare: Baby shampoo, baby powder, baby shower gel. These products need to have a neutral pH, ingredients with herbal extracts will be better for your baby’s skin. Besides, mom needs to prepare Diaper rash cream This is a product that mothers cannot ignore, natural and safe anti-rashes cream when preparing newborn products for girls. This product will effectively prevent diaper rash when your baby has to wear diapers often or has redness in the summer. Selling price: 50.000 VND to 100.000 VND.
Diapers and diapers
When your baby is born, you should use cloth diapers with meconium pads. Mothers should prepare 2 stacks of newborn diapers to change daily, pay attention to their diaper size and material. Newborn pads: Mothers buy 2 to 5 newborn pads for babies so that when the baby sleeps with bedwetting, it does not seep into the mattress or blanket. Meconium liner: 1 bag used in the first days of baby’s meconium. Small sedge mat: 1 pc if the mother was born in summer, no need in winter. Newborn newborn pads: 1 pack at birth will use this to stick to the above diaper pants, moms.
After 1 month, the baby can use diapers. You should choose diapers that are the right size for your baby’s weight. Do not choose diapers whose inner part in contact with the baby’s skin has plastic and polyester. Ideally, mothers should choose good quality to avoid problems with babies’ sensitive skin.
To protect your baby’s tender and sensitive skin, you should choose clothes made of 100% cotton. The elastic band should not be too tight. Do not buy clothes with buttons on the back that will pinch and hurt your baby’s back when lying down. In the beginning, it is not necessary to buy a wardrobe for the baby, but you need to prepare carefully.
Newborn shirt Mother should prepare 5-6 soft types to avoid causing discomfort to the child, so button to avoid opening the belly to make the baby cold (even in the summer, it needs to be closed, moms) because the baby will not be used to it just yet. with the outside environment. Newborn pants for babies: 5-10 pieces choose the type with good elastic pants. Newborn body: Mom bought about 5 sets of both long-sleeve and short-sleeved for the baby. Warm clothes, sweaters: If you give birth in winter, you need to buy warm clothes for your baby, and you don’t need it in summer. Diaper pants: 5 pieces for newborns, you can buy 10 more for your baby at 3 months old, at that time mothers are not convenient to go shopping. Towels: 2 types with hats. For sleeping bags, moms should choose soft, warm fabrics for babies to sleep well all night.
Caps, gloves, bibs
Newborn hats mothers should prepare at least 2 pieces Round shape with as few textures as possible so as not to scratch the baby’s head causing discomfort. Gloves, gloves Give your child about 5 pairs of each type, the softer the cotton fabric the better, the lanyard type to avoid buying elastic that makes your child’s hands imprinted. Choose one that’s soft, absorbs sweat well, and shouldn’t be too tight. Carefully check the seams on the gloves and feet to make sure they are safe for your child.
If your baby is born in winter, don’t forget that you should prepare a warm sweater and hat for your baby. This is a job not to be missed because body temperature can be associated with sensitive diseases of young children such as colds or pneumonia. About 3 cloth bibs to tie your child’s neck to prevent cold and when eating breast milk also help to dirty clothes, experience is to buy stickers, moms.