As you prepare to bring your little bundle of joy to his/her new home, you may be perplexed as to what all a baby really needs in the first weeks at home. Well, there are many cool baby products that are needed for the first couple of months after the newborn arrives, that can make life simpler and convenient for you and your little one. And if you like to keep it minimalist, are on a budget, or are a bit overwhelmed, there are some basic items you should not overlook. That said, being prepared with certain essential baby products will get you through the first few weeks without having to make any last-minute runs to the supermarket or online purchases, and will ensure that your baby is taken utmost care of, is well-fed, and has everything he/she needs.
8 Baby Product Must-Haves
Read on to get an idea of the list of things you need for your new baby to help you on this wonderful journey called parenthood.
1. Blue Nectar Ayurvedic Baby Massage Oil
This Ayurvedic baby massage oil is made with organic ghee which is very important in the early years as kids require extra fat for the overall development of their body and mind. It has a mild and soothing fragrance that doesn’t irritate the baby’s nose and skin. A regular massage with this light oil is a great way to relax babies and give them a goodnight’s sleep.
2. LuvLap Baby Grooming Scissors & Nail Clipper Set/Kit, Manicure Set
This 4-in-1 grooming set consists of scissors, a clipper, a tweezer, and a filer and is made with high-quality BPA Free plastic and rust-free stainless steel. It is complete nail care set for your little one.
3. Mother Sparsh 99% Pure Water (Unscented) Baby Wipes
These baby wipes are an ideal choice for cleaning your baby’s soft skin, keeping it moisturised, and preventing dryness, thus soothing and retaining the freshness of their delicate skin. These wipes are made from plant-based fabric which is velvety soft and gentle on the baby’s skin.
4. Mamaearth Moisturizing Baby Bathing Soap Bar
An active baby accumulates a lot of sweat, dirt, and grime while he plays through the day. This soap gently cleanses, moisturises, and nourishes the delicate skin of your newborn. It is made from natural ingredients such as coconut-based cleansers and has an optimum 5.5 pH which is ideal for the gentle and delicate skin of babies. The goat milk bathing bar is tear-free and does not irritate the eyes or sensitive skin of the baby.
5. Amardeep Toddler Mosquito And Insect Protection Net/Mattress
Let your baby get pampered with the feel of a mother’s lap on this baby mattress that comes with a mosquito net for a comfortable night’s sleep. A breathable clear-view mesh allows for full air flow and an unobstructed view of your baby, even when it is zipped up while keeping all the annoying flying mosquitoes, and insects away. This is a safe sleeping spot for your baby, and a great way to keep your newborn close during the first few months at home.
6. FirstVibe New Born Washable Reusable Hosiery Cotton Cloth Diapers
This set of 10 washable newborn diapers is made of fine quality hosiery cotton that is delicate on the baby’s skin. These diapers have two sets of ties on both ends stitched firmly and are soft, roomy, and durable. It does not chaff the little one’s delicate skin.
7. My Newborn Soft Cotton Printed Mitten
Give your baby the comfort he or she needs with this set of baby bibs that are made from cotton and are available in a set of vibrant colours.
8. E Basket Baby Knee & Elbow Guard
As your baby learns to crawl, his/her knees start to touch the ground easily, and it is then that knee pads come in handy to protect your baby from bruises and scrapes. It protects the baby from knee contusion, baby carpet, ceramic tile, hardwood, laminate flooring, and even outdoors and helps prevent external impact while playing.
Use this checklist to help determine what you’ll need to purchase and prepare as you get ready to welcome your little one!