Steam bath – a great way to strengthen the immune system of the baby. To ensure that the child quickly got used to an unfamiliar environment and adapt to changes in temperature, parents need to know some features of staying with him in the sauna. Expert gives tips on how how to prepare your child for a trip to the steam room. the procedure has benefited his health.

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Prepare the child to go to a steam room, tell him that there will occur, for example, come up with a story about hot countries. Then it is easier to transfer the temperature change. Remember that the feeling of a baby is largely dependent on your mood and behavior{!LANG-6a1bca5af7efee32dbf39a37f6f75c73!}

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Soar kid with a broom when he was used to bath procedures. Please remember that this should be done gradually. First give the baby to breathe through the foliage, warm legs, feet, slowly move back. When choosing a broom, give preference to duties of birch, oak and lime trees, they are kids. You can also use infusions of various herbs, for example sage, mint or eucalyptus.

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Contraindications

Before the first visit to the steam room with your baby, be sure to consult with a specialist. Remember that the bath is contraindicated if the child has such chronic diseases as :

  • pathology of the Central nervous system
  • problems of the cardiovascular system
  • acute infectious diseases, high temperature

Also note that the lower the humidity, the easier tolerated high temperature in the steam room .

Cosmetics for baby

Leather scraps are very sensitive and prone to dryness and irritation. So it is necessary with special attention to the choice of cosmetic products for bathing the baby. It is recommended to use liquid foam-shampoo-and-cream-gels, designed specifically for children. These cosmetic products do not consist of aggressive ingredients and help to preserve the protective function of the skin. Remember that hard soap contains alkaline components contributing to the destruction of the lipid mantle. In addition, the kids don't end up developed blink reflex, so it is best to give preference to funds with a formula "No more tears".

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Anna L. Karavaeva, neonatologists, M. B. C. nursery Department of neonatology and Pediatrics, Federal Nciip them. V. I. Kulakov, member of expert Council of JOHNSON'S® BABY.