Even though they are tiny, a baby needs a lot of stuff! We sift through the needs, wants and must-haves to ensure that you are prepared for the essentials.
Soothing that nappy rash, avoiding dry skin and making sure your little one is clean and fresh is your responsibility, so make sure that your baby’s vanity box is stocked with these items.
- Johnson’s Baby No More Tears Baby Shampoo
Why: This mild shampoo is good for your baby’s delicate hair, eyes and skin. It also protects your baby from eye irritation, while the added conditioner helps soften their hair and make it more manageable.
- Baby Manicure Set
Why: Those tiny nails are sharp and they can scratch themselves quite badly. Use a manicure set to trim your little one’s nails neatly.
- Epi-Max Baby & Junior Tube Cream (100g)
Why: Prevents dry skin, eczema and psoriasis. This gentle moisturising cream will nourish your baby’s skin and is fragrance and colourant free.
- Johnson’s Baby Soap Aloe
Why: This soap is made with aloe, which works on soothing your baby’s delicate skin while cleaning it. It also has Johnson’s Triple Protection promise.
Where: Clicks, leading retailers
- Huggies Natural Care Wipes
Why: Every mom knows how essential baby wipes are when it comes to nappy changes. The Huggies Natural Care range is made from unique cotton-like material to make it thick and soft, and soothing aloe and vitamin E to help protect your baby’s skin naturally.
Where: Babies R Us
- E45 Junior Nappy Cream (125g)
Why: We all fall victim to nappy rash, so to keep your baby’s bottom smooth, the E45 Nappy Cream comes with a triple action formulation that helps protect your baby from nappy rash by forming a protective barrier on your baby’s skin to neutralise irritants and keep the skin moisturised.
- Johnson’s Baby Oil Regular (500ml)
Why: Baby oil is ideal for those daily baby massages. The oil will leave your baby’s skin soft and glowing. You can also apply it right after bath time to help your baby’s skin retain up to 10 times more moisture.