Caring for babies' and newborns' skin
Sensory organ and protective cover
Babies’ skin is five times thinner than adults’, meaning that it absorbs externally applied substances more quickly and reacts more sensitively.
Bathing to support healthy skin development
Parents are often unsure how to bath their baby for the first time or look after her skin properly. Christina Hinderlich, our midwife, provides some answers to the most important questions about caring for babies’ skin
Calendula for babies
Weleda has trusted the humble pot marigold to help care for babies' skin for over 30 years. Grown in our medicinal plant garden in Germany, our certified organic calendula, rich in carotenoids and flavonoids, helps to soothe and support the skin.
Relax and connect with Baby Massage
Baby massage is a time of pleasure and relaxation and is very beneficial for your baby. It helps your baby to relax and develops a unique bond between parent and child.
Gentle care for babies’ bottoms
How can I gently clean and care for the sensitive nappy area? And how can I protect my baby from rashes on her bottom? Christina Hinderlich, our midwife, gives tips and information about caring for your baby’s most sensitive area.
Bath time fun
Baths have a soothing effect on most babies. The water reminds them of their time in the womb. And while at first your baby needs the safety and limits of a baby bath, after a few months she can enjoy the buoyancy of the water.
The gentle effect of White Mallow
Babies’ skin is five times thinner than adults’, is still developing and requires special protection.