Advice 2: Whether to shave child per year
Why shaved before babies
A few years ago, almost all babies in the year were bald. Our grandparents are very active shaved their heads to our parents, to stimulate hair growth. It is now much less likely to be seen shaven baby. And it pleases, because of such treatment of delicate skin can get a lot of problems.
How to change hair in children
Hair of a newborn are very different from those of an adult. They are more like light fluff. Even if the hair of infants is very long, they are often thin and light. From any breeze they stand on end. Rarely babies are born with thick curls.
The fluff on the baby's head is very thin, it easily wiped off from the collar on the clothes (especially if not enough vitamin D). Gradually the hair of children will become longer and denser. About a year process starts when a full-fledged hair. At this age there is often a need to make the cut: tickles the ears, bangs gets in your eyes etc. But no need to shave the child.
Harmful than shaving the head
The number of hair follicles does not increase with time, as they are in the skin, so be it. The kid's body knows when and how they should work. Shaving will only harm the scalp. And this is fraught with the fact that some hair follicles will simply die. Razor will scrape of the skin with a protective layer, which may form a crust.
The hair after this procedure will indeed become tougher, but for the delicate skin of the little man's up to no good. Stiff bristles will scratch it from the inside and this leads to inflammation and abscesses. The density of hair in children does not depend on whether the shaved head in a year.
All these inconveniences – the scab on the baby's head, inflammation, ingrown hairs, stiff bristles is unlikely to contribute to the well-being of the child. A more appropriate course of action parents: just let the hair grow destrega them where they cause discomfort. Someone in a year already thick hair, and someone walks almost 2 years with the "two hairs". No reason to worry and to hurt my child, shaved his head. All in good time: lanugo is replaced by hair in children sooner or later.
Advice 3: Is it possible to cut a child under one year parents
When to cut hair kid?
The first hairs appear in the baby immediately after birth or he is with them and appears. Even a fluffy is able to protect the baby's head from cold and damage. Over time, the primary lanugo falls out and the baby's head appear quite normal hairs. Final change of hair occurs in the period from 4 months to a year. To cut the child before the onset of the year, and does not need his hair is not so long and thick, to prevent day to day Affairs. However, if the hair grows very quickly, begin to curl, to go into mouth and eyes, disturb during the meal - of course, is the child to be cut for his own safety and convenience.
Whether to shave it off?
Some of the parents and the older generation has formed the opinion that cutting a child under one year can not, then you definitely need to shave your head. In this opinion the mixed the ancient traditions of the Russian people with the wrong interpretation of them. The fact that earlier in Russia children who were one year old did not cut fully, and certainly not shaved. They cut off a lock of hair, wrapped it in a cloth and kept behind the icons. This was done to protect against evil spirits and misfortune. A lock of hair were returned to the young man when he went into the army, and the girl - when she got married. This was done for luck in the new life and salvation out of trouble.
Today hardly anyone follows this ancient tradition of preserving the hair of the babies. It takes a rather different turn when the parents are sure to mow the child only a year and it is best to completely deprive him of his hair. Supposedly this will help the hair become stronger and thick. In fact, nothing like this happens. The structure of the hair of the child it is impossible to change, completely removing them from the head. Maybe remove the remainder of the child gun and really grow normal hair. But it's better that this process was gradual, natural way. In addition, the clippers may scare and hurt the baby, and she cut it off would deprive him of the crown required protection from cold and damages.
So to cut the child at any age, but this should be done carefully so as not to hurt the baby and not to spoil its beauty.
Advice 4: How to treat staph in an infant
- - chamomile
- - camphor oil