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.