THE BENEFITS OF BABY WEARING

BENEFITS FOR BABY

  • Baby is more relaxed and content and enjoys mummy’s heartbeat.
  • Newborn babies thrive when kept close at all times.
  • Enhances motor skills and coordination by stimulating baby’s sense of balance.
  • Helps with baby’s brain and emotional development.
  • Helps baby settle into sleep and usually babies sleep longer and more deeply.
  • Provides ideal spine support.
  • Position baby so that their hips and legs are properly supported – knee, bum, knee.
  • Ideal for babies with colic.
  • Reflux babies are in an upright position.
  • Ideal height for eye contact and visual stimulation.

 

BENEFITS FOR PARENTS AND CAREGIVERS

  • Free your arms for other activities.
  • Allows you to interact with other children.
  • Ideal for bonding with your baby. (Skin on skin is also recommended.)
  • Can breastfeed your baby in the wrap.
  • No strain on the back or shoulders as baby’s weight is distributed evenly.
  • One size fits all.
  • Reduces the risk of postnatal depression.