6 Day Old Taking Bath

You have to wait for the umbilical cord stump to fall off. This usually happens within a week to 14 days. Keep it dry until then. In the meantime you can use a warm wash cloth to wipe baby down.

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    Amber Bradley
    My son has only had 4 baths his entire life.... of course he is only 23 days old, haha
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