Standard Size Whirlpool Bathtubs - Baby bathtubs make it easier for the parents as they are a more streamlined place to give your infant a bath. Wherever you're giving your baby a bath you'll need to keep at least one hand on your baby at all times so that you can prevent your baby from slipping under the water. You will find bathtubs that arrive with mesh or a liner of cloth inner cradle that limits the infant from making a lot of motion when in a tub. When a baby becomes six months old, the infant will end up too big to take a bath in an infant tub, all though you can find bathtubs which can accommodate a newborn or toddler weighing up to twenty-five pounds.
At about nine months a baby will outgrow this type of tub. At this time it's time to move into a normal size tub. You may put in the tub just enough water so that it's very shallow and also test the water to be sure that it is not too hot. The first bath you give your infant should be kind of a test run. What we mean by that maybe, it should be a sponge bath rather than a legitimate bathroom. You may want to dial it back as far as giving a bath daily because your child's skin will dry out very easily. Therefore it'd probably be a great idea to give a bath maybe 3 times during the course of a week.
There are a few things that you should have on hand when you wash your baby, such as, a soft towel rather a hooded one to cradle your baby's head, a baby washcloth and an abysmal hypoallergenic baby wash that doubles as shampoo. Whichever infant tub that you choose it will be awkward and the hell of an experience to a parent as the infant will be moving about. Additionally, the baby most likely will not like the changing temperatures of the water that you will bathe them in. Parents may want to complete the bathroom as promptly as possible. The infant will not like their first two or three baths as will need to correct.
If you receive a baby tub it's far better to have one that is contoured in the inside or have a tub insert so the baby's head will be above the water and this is the way the support that will give the baby's head support. But if the bath is not contoured, a tub doesn't arrive with the inserts. The inserts are important to maintain your child's head up from the water. You will realize that the baby tubs are made to match a sink, then convert into a tub that you'll be able to put in a normal tub when your infant can sit up. You will find tubs that are like a bucket that includes a foam insert that can hold your infant up vertically in the water and makes the baby feel as though they are in the womb.
These types of tubs do not come highly recommended, either. The rationale that these tubs aren't thought of tremendously is that they become very hazardous. This sort of tub can float when in the normal tub and possibly tip over. Another feature that you may wish to consider when buying a baby tub is that the design has to be contoured so that the infant doesn't slide around too much. You also may want a temperature indicator or fever strip that will tell you that your water may be too hot that is nice to have as this can help you regulate the water properly. You might even use your elbow to check the water, as the elbow is one of the very sensitive areas of the human body.