Pour cold water into the tub, then add enough hot water until it reaches a temperature of 40 degrees Celsius for up to 2 month old baby, then gradually lower the temperature to 27 degrees Celsius for infants over 2 months. Fill the bathtub with water as high as approximately 7.5 cm from the bottom of the tub.
For newborns, first clean the eyes with cotton soaked in boiled water. Clean baby’s eyes from the eye toward the nose tip, Use a cotton which is different for each eye.
Clean up all the little nostril slowly with cotton buds which have been first dipped in clean water. Replace the cotton wool for each nostril. Be careful, do not put cotton buds in too deep.
Then wash the leaves well your child’s ear with cotton buds that have been given the baby oil. Do not insert cotton buds into the ear hole, clean the outer ear only.
Before cleaning the body, gradually open the baby’s clothes. At first, open the top of the clothes, diapers or pants and then a baby.
Clean baby’s genitals and buttocks round with cotton soaked with water. Clean any pleats.
Then began soaping her hair and baby’s entire body, especially the folds of the legs, thighs, hands and neck with baby soap.
Measure the return water temperature in the bathtub. Then slide your left hand down the neck of the child, then hold tight to his armpit. NAPE Sanggahlah baby with mother’s wrist, and hold his body with his right Mom.
Lift your baby and enter into the bathtub. While your left hand supporting his head and clutched his arm, his body partially submerged in water. Use the right hand soap to clean my mother in the ears, neck, and whole body. Let your child play in water for about 2-5 minutes. If your baby is big enough, give a toy boat-duck-bebekan calluses or bath in order to show more enjoyable.
To clean the back of his body, turning the little body, then corrected his body with your left hand and hold tight to his armpit. Then with your right hand, his back clean.
After the bath is finished, remove the child’s body from the water, then wrap herself in a towel. As she took her chatting, dry the baby’s body by way of emphasizing a towel pressed to her baby.
After his body is dry, sprinkle baby powder on the chest, abdomen and back, so that his body fragrant and fresh. Note any folds and crevices, especially in areas kemaluaannya. Rub a small crease on the genitals with baby oil.
Lastly, put the diaper and baby clothes, and comb your hair with a special comb for baby’s hair. When weather permits, call your child walk or bask in the sun in the morning.