Aug 26, 2016
Arrival of a new born brings a whirlwind of activity and joy to your life. But this joy also brings along a sense of responsibility; you want to be the best parent in the world. Although being a parent is no less than an uphill task, but every step forward you take for them adds more joy to your life. That said, your entire focus revolves around taking care of your new born.
You may be under the impression that a newborn baby's skin will be as smooth as it gets, but that’s not the case. The skin will be dry and flaky along with some body hair. Seeing body hair could be a cause of stress for some parents, but there is nothing to be worry about because you can easily get rid of body hair naturally. But, lets first understand about the newborn baby’s body hair.
The hair that you see on your baby’s skin is known as lanugo, a word which has been derived from the latin word lana, meaning wool.
There is a definite reason why new born babies have body hair.
As mentioned above, it may take up to four months after birth to shed these hair naturally, but using the below given tricks you can hasten the process:
These massages will not only help you remove the body hair but also give you quality bonding time with your little one.
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