How to cut your nails newborn
A child is born with nails, but many mothers and do not imply that little finger nails may be so long. Young parents will have to do with the early days of the baby manicure. If you do not cut the nails, the newborn may face scratched himself, and you will get to the nuts. Growing children have nails very quickly and have to prune them every 4-5 days.
You will need:
some nail scissors with rounded ends, or tweezers, alcohol, brilliant green, bandage.
Instruction how to cut your nails newborn
Purchase at the pharmacy or store Baby special scissors with rounded tips or tweezers. It is desirable that they have not enjoyed by other members of the family. After the purchase is necessary to sterilize scissors - Lower the blade for a few minutes in boiling water or wipe them with rubbing alcohol.
Prepare yourself - Wash your hands with soap and quietly proceed to the procedure. Do not get too excited, and that your concern will be transferred to the kid and scare him so that he will follow haircuts to fear. For the first time, you can trim the nails baby when he sleeps. This will give you time to carefully consider each finger, and overcome their fear.
Cut nails on pens rounded child, and on the legs in a straight line. Do not cut very close to the skin. Just move your finger on the pad claw not to accidentally injure the delicate skin.
If it so happens that you hurt the baby finger, press down for a few minutes to a sterile bandage the wound to stop the bleeding. Treat the wound Zelenko, or a solution of potassium permanganate.
When you are doing a manicure waking the baby, try it with something to distract. Book, cartoon, prancing around Dad - anything that the baby does not spit. Even if you do not have time to process all the nails, and the child is tired, you can always return to the procedure later.