Infant skin is very thin, only one-tenth as thick as adult skin, and the resistance of infants' skin is also poor, so it is more vulnerable to damage and friction from external objects. Even small unintentional wounds may make mothers "worried". Therefore, in the daily cleaning of infants, odorless wipes for newborn can be very useful. However, there are many types of wipes for newborn on the market, and the quality is uneven. When using them, will they harm the baby's skin? Which ingredients have potential safety risks? How can we choose the right wipes that are truly suitable for our own babies? I believe that everyone is concerned about these issues.
When facing a wide variety of baby wipe types and brands, do mothers find it difficult to decide which one to buy? How to distinguish the quality of wipes for newborn? Mothers must pay attention to this.
Carefully check the product instructions and choose the products of regular manufacturers with detailed factory addresses, service phone numbers, hygiene standards, enterprise standards, and relevant information such as the filing number of the sanitation department. Also, check if it has ISO certification.
wipes for newborn generally do not contain irritating ingredients such as alcohol and fragrance. It is recommended to smell the wipes lightly before buying to ensure that there is no strong fragrance and irritating odor. In addition, better quality wipes for newborn contain antibacterial ingredients.
The material of wipes for newborn should be hydroentangled nonwoven fabric, which is a forming process of non-woven fabric, including other processes such as hot air and hot rolling, but hydroentangled nonwoven fabric is generally better for wipes for newborn. The hydroentangled nonwoven fabric used for wipes for newborn mainly consists of adhesive and polyester, usually with a ratio of 3:7, 5:5, and 7:3, which refers to the ratio of adhesive and polyester content. For example, 3:7 means that the adhesive accounts for 30% and the polyester accounts for 70%. 7:3 means that the adhesive accounts for 70% and the polyester accounts for 30%. The higher the adhesive content, the better the quality, and the higher the cost and price. The higher the adhesive content, the softer and more water-absorbent it is.
High-quality odorless wipes for newborn are pure white and contain no impurities. The raw materials of inferior wipes are very poor, and obvious impurities can be seen on them. High-quality wipes will not have obvious woolly phenomena during use, while inferior wipes will.
wipes for newborn are made of non-woven fabric, not natural substances, and need to be more carefully used when used on babies' delicate skin. Below are some precautions for using wipes for newborn that mothers should pay attention to.
If the baby's skin has wounds or symptoms such as redness, swelling, pain, and itching, it is best not to use wipes for newborn. If used, consult a doctor if necessary.
Keep the wipes out of the baby's reach to prevent them from accidental ingestion.
Remember to open the sealing sticker when using and tightly close it when not in use to keep the wipes moist. After using the wipes, it should be promptly sealed to prevent high temperature or direct sunlight, which may cause the wipes to dry and affect the efficacy of use.
The shelf life of wipes for newborn is generally 1.5-3 years. When using wipes that have been stored for a long time, pay attention to whether they are within the shelf life to avoid irritation or damage to baby's skin.
Do not wipe the baby's eyes, middle ear, and mucous membrane directly with the wipes.
To keep wipes for newborn moist, choose different types of wipes according to actual usage.
Currently, there are many brands and types of wipes for newborn on the market. As long as you pay attention to purchasing high-quality wipes that are genuine and of good quality, using wipes for newborn too much will not have any adverse effects on babies. High-quality wipes for newborn are relatively soft and contain fewer synthetic components such as alcohol and preservatives, making them good helpers for mothers to clean their babies. In addition, be gentle when using wipes on the baby's skin to avoid strong friction and correct use and purchase will not have any adverse effects on the baby's health. Also, it is recommended to use less wipes for newborn in winter when the temperature drops as it may cause discomfort to the baby's skin, and using too many may cause the infant to catch a cold.