New Born

Essential New Born Care

The early stages in your new born’s life are some of the most important. To help you along the way we’ve narrowed down their essential new born care needs into these 4 categories: Skin Baby’s new born skin is delicate and sensitive so it needs extra care. Even mild stimuli can cause redness and itching […]

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Breastfeeding Styles

Every baby feeds differently from the next. Below are different styles of breastfeeding, observed by experts from Yale University, USA: ‘Barracuda’ type. This is the type of baby that once the breast is shown to them they energetically suck the nipple for 10-20 minutes.  This can result in painful nipples but gradually your child will […]

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Baby Development Month by Month: Month 1

At last, your new baby’s here and you’re starting to get to know the little person you’ve been carrying for 9 months. Here’s what to expect in the first 4 weeks of your newborn’s life.   Growing and developing Your baby will be born with several reflexes: she’ll grip your finger if you put it […]

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How to Care for Newborn Skin

A newborn baby’s skin is very soft and delicate. Here’s how to take good care of it in the first few months. Your baby’s skin is continually changing during the first part of his life, and 1 in 3 babies have some kind of skin sensitivity before the age of 3. Here’s how to get […]

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Breastfeeding: The Basics

Breastfeeding has unique health benefits for your baby – plus it’s a great way of bonding with him. Read about how to get started. Breast milk is the ideal food for your baby. In fact, it’s so good he won’t need anything else until he’s 6 months old. That’s because breast milk: has all the […]

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Welcome to Cussons Baby Mama’s Nest Nigeria

Welcome to Cussons Baby Mama’s Nest.  A place to find out more about pregnancy and your little ones.  Comment or reply to posts or just see what others are saying.

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Guide: Baby Skin Care

Did you know that your baby’s skin is so delicate and sensitive that any chemicals, fragrances, detergents and baby products can cause skin irritation, dryness and rashes? It’s important to make sure you take care of your baby’s skin in order to protect it as well as possible.

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