We make gauze diapers with our own hands
Now in stores and pharmacies a large selection of diapers from many manufacturers. But so far the older generation considers it necessary to talk about how to make a gauze diaper, instead of buying diapers. There is an opinion that the skin of a child in diapers is steamed, and it is tight in them, especially the boy. So what are the advantages and disadvantages of gauze diapers and diapers?
Gauze diapers do it yourself
They are, first of all, environmentally friendly and affordable. In this diaper, the baby's skin is breathing. But it needs to be changed immediately, as soon as it gets wet. Such diapers can be washed many times, and they are not afraid of ironing. Of course, there are drawbacks. Gauze diapers made with their own hands can not be fixed, and they loosely wrap around the baby. They are not moisture resistant, so the crumbs dirty diapers and sliders. If you do not change the diaper in time, the baby has diaper rash and redness, which often leads to dermatitis. On the road or on a walk, such a diaper is not always convenient to change. At night, Mom will also have to stand up more than once. For a day, you may need about 10 to 20 pieces of gauze diapers. They need to be washed with baby powder and ironed on both sides. At the same time, you can buy ready-made or self-made gauze diapers yourself.
Of course, they are easy to use, and the baby remains dry and clean. To be in a diaper, the child should not be more than six hours.
But in it the skin of the baby does not breathe, and therefore there may be diaper rash, and in fact the little children have very delicate skin. It is necessary to take good care of the baby and not to allow redness. It is strictly forbidden to wash disposable diapers. But thanks to them, Mom appears more free time for other things or just for rest. Stand diapers are expensive and, of course, require a large amount of the family budget. Some babies have a strong allergy to disposable diapers, and the only solution is to create gauze diapers with their own hands.
How to Make Nappies
If suddenly it happened that disposable hygienic diapers for any reason your baby does not fit, or you are a supporter of environmentally friendly products, then you definitely need to make diapers yourself. And if you do not know how to sew gauze diapers, then it's not a problem. It's simple:
- You need to take the gauze and cut it into squares, about 80x80 cm.
- Between the two squares of gauze, put a soft absorbent cloth and gently stitch it all together on a sewing machine or sew by hand.
- Fold the resulting product in half diagonally to form a kerchief.
- Angle down put a diaper under the baby's ass.
- Raise the bottom edge up between the legs of the child, and put the right and left edges on top. And connect all the edges with a baby pin.
Then the baby can be swaddled or put on sliders. Such diapers must be done in advance and put on the changing table. They should be always at hand.
Disposable and gauze diapers - not opponents
Many mothers for walks use diapers, and at home the baby is in gauze diapers. Therefore, to use both, and another - this is a very rational solution. The most important thing is for the baby to be comfortable and comfortable. Then he is healthy, plays fun, sleeps well and eats. At night, you can wear a baby diaper. Then mom and baby will sleep peacefully until the morning.