8 Genius Ways to Keep Baby CleanCasi Densmore-Koon
I am not sure if anyone has noticed but the Royal Baby due date has come and gone. Everyone is just waiting for William and Kate to welcome the new heir. It’s been months of preparation as they get ready to welcome their sweet bundle of joy. A clean, polished baby is one thing that I am sure will be crucial to the royal parents. Sometimes basic baby care is harder then you would think, especially first timers. Most parent are obsessed with germs and cleanliness so staying clean becomes a big part of baby’s hygiene. No different for the Royals!
Here are a few tips and products to help give your baby excellent care — otherwise known as the royal treatment.
Royal Treatment for Baby! 1 of 9
Click-through 8 genius well-worth it products to keep baby clean.
Facial Cleansing Cloths 2 of 9
Europe's leading expert in baby skincare, Mustela will be some of the products they are sure to bring baby home too! They are tested under careful dermatological supervision and are free of parabens, phthalates and phenoxyethanol. Facial Cleansing Cloths should be on everyone's list! The perfect thing to toss in the diaper bag to keep baby clean while on Royal outings.
Buy it from Mustela for $8
Bathtime Best 3 of 9
Looking for the true royal treatment for baby? Little Giraffe's ever-so-luxurious wash and lotion set is perfect for soothing sensitive skin. The gentle hydrating and cleansing formula is truly amazing. The Organic Calendula flower oil naturally softens the skin and relieves dryness. Better yet, Mom can share the set with baby! The lotion is excellent for pregnant bellies to increase elasticity and prevent stretch marks. Color, sulfate, and paraben free -- yes, please!
Buy it from Little Giraffe for $36
Foam Shampoo for Newborns 4 of 9
Even if the baby gets his/her hair genes from dad's side of the family and doesn't have much to wash, this ultra-gentle shampoo helps prevent cradle cap, a no-no for a royal needing to keep up appearances. You are sure to love the gentle washing base which contains coconut extracts.
Buy it from Mustela for $11.50
Moisturizer 5 of 9
Having a bath routine in place by the time your baby is a few weeks old really helps for a better bathing experience for everyone. Create a warm and calm bathing environment will make baby comfortable and love getting a bath. I always run the shower for a few minutes to create steam for a cozy place while they bathe. One step closer to a clean, happy baby! Make sure you choose your product wisely. My favorite? Moisturizing Shampoo and Body Wash all rolled into one. It's so gentle and safe for baby - you're sure to love it.
Buy it from Baby Spa for $10.99
Gentle Baby Soap 6 of 9
Maybe you just want to grab a pretty bar of soap to wash the little ones bum. These vegan, all-natural bars of soap made without all of those chemicals found in other well-known baby products. Part of the Hail Britain Collection from Royalty Soaps, the buttermilk baby soap won't dry out their skin and looks pretty fancy to me.
Buy it from Royalty Soaps for $3.25
Stretch Marks Intensive Action 7 of 9
This one is for you Moms! Kate looked fabulous throughout her pregnancy but stretch marks can still be a problem. Believe me, I know. This cream helps minimize existing stretch marks during and after pregnancy and will give her the extra boost she needs to get back to her pre-baby body. It's kinda like a miracle in a bottle.
Buy it from Mustela for $41
Dry Skin Rescue Extreme Care Cream 8 of 9
A great cream ideal for eczema and that sticky itchy summer skin is a must-have. Babies are prone to develop rashes due to very sensitive skin. If their hygiene is not taken care of correctly it can make your little one very irritable. Keeping baby clean and comfortable is the way to go!
Buy it from MD Moms for $14
Super-Soft Lotion 9 of 9
Sure to be a Mom approved baby lotion, the light, silky formula leaves baby super soft and extra snuggly. It's packed with vitamins E and C which are natural antioxidants that help protect the delicate skin. This trendy, chic packaging is immediate eye-candy too.
Buy it from Noodle and Boo for $14