10 REASONS TO PRATiCE SKIN TO SKIN AFTER BIRTH

Skin to Skin or Kangaroo care is the practice of holding your baby against your bare chest for skin-to-skin contact for at least one hour at a time. The practice began in Colombia when high mortality rates in preterm babies prompted change. Now Kangaroo Care is encouraged for all babies - preterm and full term. Here's 10 reason why.

1. Improvement in heart and lung function. 

 2. Stabilization of body temperature..

3. Regulation of blood sugar.  

 4. Initiation of breastfeeding.   

 5. Transfer of good bacteria.  

 6. Reduction in crying. 

7. Relief from pain.  

 8. Enhancement of mom-baby communication.  

 9. Easier transition from the womb.  

 10. Boost in maternal-child bonding.  


OUR FAVORITE SKIN TO SKIN PRODUCTS

Skin-to-Skin Cami & Bandeau Set

$78

Kangaroo Top with Halter Strap 

  $25

Skin To Skin Kangaroo T-Shirt & Nursing Top 

  $80

Bump & Beyond T-Shirt Wrap in Black

  $50