Navigation Links
Kowalli Offers Tips for Protecting Your Baby This Summer
Date:6/6/2013

Providence, RI (PRWEB) June 06, 2013

Summer weather is finally here, and for many families that means spending time in the great outdoors. One thing to remember when planning your excursions: babies need extra protection from Mother Nature. Unlike adults, babies have thin skin that more easily absorbs chemicals found in sunscreens. In fact the FDA recommends avoiding sunscreen altogether on babies under the age of 6 months. Parents and caregivers should minimize exposure to the sun between the hours of 10:00am and 2:00pm when UV rays are most intense. Look for shade instead or choose a stroller with a canopy. Small amounts of broad spectrum sunscreen, rated SPF 15 or higher may be applied to baby's cheeks and hands only if absolutely necessary.

To maximize sun protection choose sunhats with wide brims (not baseball hats) and lightweight clothing that covers your baby's arms and legs. Make sure to keep baby well-hydrated with breastmilk or formula, (stored in a cooler.) Small amounts of water are ok but shouldn't serve as a replacement for feedings.

Lastly, take care with insect repellant. According to the AAP products with DEET should be avoided on infants younger than 2 months old. Babies who put their hands in their mouths should not have sunscreen or bug spray containing DEET applied to their hands. As an alternative use an infant carrier draped in mosquito netting with an elastic edge for a tight fit.

For more information click here for the FDA's consumer report on infant sun saftey: http://www.fda.gov/forconsumers/consumerupdates/ucm309136.htm#tips

Kowalli LLC was founded in 2009 when Alizah Holstein designed the first Kowalli Baby Carrier Cover to keep her son protected from the elements. In a few short years, it has won a coveted Mom's Choice Award for Innovation in Gear and Accessories, and has become a wardrobe staple for active moms and dads around the United States and across the world. For more information visit http://www.kowalli.com.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10795809.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. All-Natural Garcinia Cambogia Extracts Appetite Suppressant Now Offers 1 Extra Bottle with Every Purchase
2. United Benefit Advisors Offers Employee Guide to Understanding PPACA
3. Semi Truck Accident Victims Center Now Offers an Unparalleled Service Including the Best Lawyers For An Innocent Victim Of A Semi Truck Accident In Michigan
4. Entrepreneur offers Tips on How to Live in Paradise and Run a Business from the Cayman Islands
5. Top NYC Chiropractor Dr. Steven Shoshany Offers Complimentary Sciatica Summer Promotion
6. A2LA Offers Training Course on the ISO/IEC 17065 Standard for Product Certification Bodies
7. Las Vegas Varicose Vein Care Specialist Five Star Vein Institute Offers the Veinwave
8. NorthernCaliforniaDrugRehab.com Offers New Hope for Addicts and their Families
9. hCGTreatments / Diet Doc hCG Diets & Weight Loss Plans Offers New Improved hCG Diet Plans Capable of Natural Weight Loss for Heartburn Relief
10. Caplugs Now Offers Shercon Masking Products
11. Dr. Hugh Hetherington: Laser Technology Rises in Popularity, Treatment Offers Variety of Cosmetic Solutions
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/26/2016)... North Carolina (PRWEB) , ... June 26, 2016 , ... ... release of a new product that was developed to enhance the health of felines. ... for centuries. , The two main herbs in the PawPaws Cat Kidney Support ...
(Date:6/26/2016)... ... June 26, 2016 , ... Many ... been diagnosed with endometriosis. These women need a treatment plan to not only ... approach that can help for preservation of fertility and ultimately achieving a pregnancy. ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... June 25, 2016 , ... Austin residents seeking Mohs surgery ... of Mohs Surgery and to Dr. Russell Peckham for medical and surgical dermatology. , ... for skin cancer. The selective fellowship in Mohs Micrographic Surgery completed by Dr. Dorsey ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... ... "With 30 hand-drawn hand gesture animations, FCPX users can easily customize each ... Film Studios. , ProHand Cartoon’s package transforms over 1,300 hand-drawn pictures into hand ... select a ProHand generator and drag it above media or text in the Final ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... Long Beach, CA (PRWEB) , ... June 25, 2016 , ... ... from UCLA with Magna Cum Laude and his M.D from the David Geffen School ... San Diego and returned to Los Angeles to complete his fellowship in hematology/oncology at ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/24/2016)... June 24, 2016  Consumers have taken a ... have placed more emphasis on patient outcomes. ... programs in the pharmaceutical industry have evolved beyond ... pharmaceutical companies are focusing on becoming more patient-oriented ... products and services that improve health. ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. , June 24, ... GBT ), a biopharmaceutical company developing novel ... with significant unmet needs, today announced the closing ... 6,400,000 shares of common stock, at the public ... the shares in the offering were offered by ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... DUBLIN , June 24, 2016 ... and Markets has announced the addition of the ... their offering. ... products and provides an updated review, including its applications ... covering the total market, which includes three main industries: ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: