How to Change Baby’s Diaper – Changing your baby’s diaper is an essential skill you’ll get the hang of after an initial couple of days with your baby since you’ll change his/her diaper very frequently. Below is a simple guide to help you learn how to diaper a baby.
Babies, especially newborns, are really good at a couple of things in the early stage of their lives: eating, sleeping and making a mess of their diapers. Of those three things, the new parents have a hard time with the last one, especially if they have never changed a diaper before.
You can change your baby’s diaper on a changing table or on any surface covered with a changing mat or towel. It’s important to have all the supplies you’ll need within reach before you begin, this include.
What You Need
Diapers, cotton balls, baby washcloths or wipe, creams or ointments for rashes, baby lotion, if desired, warm water for cleansing if wipes aren’t use
Distract your little one-No one needs to disclose you that babies and toddlers are antsy, especially when it’s time for them to lie still for diaper changes. To have an easy diaper changing experience, keep her occupied while you’re doing your business. Sing melodies, introduce a versatile the changing table, shake a rattle, play peek-a-boo or hand her a special toy or book saved for diapering time.
Every one of these distractions is certain to make for simple diaper changing, keeping her from wiggling away from you while you’re mid-change. Continue reading