What to do with Eczema – Tips for Eczema Prone Skin

What is eczema? Eczema, put simply, is an inflammation of the skin, involving dry, red spots, often with flakes. With the smallest babies, it is usually on the cheeks and bottom. In children, eczema moves to the elbows, knees, wrists, and ankles. The natural lipid barrier of the skin is less present with eczema, leading

Traveling with your baby: Tips and tricks from Naïf

Top Tips: Try to sit as far as possible in the front of the plane: In the back of the plane it is noisier, it vibrates more and is less suitable for getting off than the front. The stroller: Have you decided to check in your stroller before you go through customs? Take a baby

The Perfect Baby Massage in 8 Simple Steps

We’ve all experienced this at least once, but most likely several times — You put your baby down, only for him or her to start crying. Immediately after you pick baby back up again, the crying stops. If just picking up your baby can be so soothing for them, imagine how much they could benefit

Sunburn? We’ve got 3 tips to help!

1. Take a shower Cool down with a quick shower. Instead of an ice cold shower, go for lukewarm water. This will allow the pores of the skin open so the heat can go out. While it might be tempting, do not use any soap–This will dry the skin out even more.  2. Use aloe, lots

3 Tips to Prevent and Soothe Dry Skin

1. Use mild soaps Most of us will go (unknowingly) for harsh soaps that leave us feeling squeaky clean. However, this can cause problems for the skin, stripping away its natural oils, leaving it dry and irritable. Trade in your harsh soap for a mild one, like our gentle, tear free Cleansing Wash Gel. For

The Truth About Perfume

Do you know that “fragrance” or “parfum” can mean any of thousands of combinations of chemicals whose identities are not disclosed? Thanks to trade-secret laws, commercial perfumes are often listed simply as “parfum” on ingredient labels. Because of this, there’s no way of knowing what compounds your perfume, or perfumes inside your baby’s products, are

The step-by-step plan for stress-free birthday parties

INVITATION No party without friends! So pick a date and start sending those invites. Not sure how many kids to invite? Your kids’ age +1 is a handy number. And the time span of your party? Three hours is long enough with bouncy kiddos (unless you have enough energy of course). PARTY OUTFIT “Life’s a

Everything is better with cream on top…

  3 tips to prevent the skin from drying out: – Use a mild soap, or even better, a wash or shower gel. A well hydrated skin will be more equipped for shielding itself against external influences. Think of that constant change between cold temperatures inside (the office) and the warm outside. – Use a rich

Tip from Elian: say goodbye to dry

It is that time of the year again; the sun is getting hotter, the temperature increases steadily and our skin gets dry. Time to take action! Give your skin and your baby’s the extra love and attention it deserves.  Because before you know it your smooth summer skin changes into a dry and itchy one! One of the main

Tip from Elian: Wash your hands regularly

We know we have to, therefore we do it all; wash our hands. After going to the bathroom, after playing  and before having dinner. But why is it necessary to wash your hands? During the entire day we get into contact with bacteria, viruses and other pathogens. Especially our children who play outside, play together, share