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Top 10 Baby Names For 2017

Social research company, McCrindle, released their 2017 Baby Names Report with the top 10 boy and girl names across Australia. Out of over 300,000 babies born in Australia over the last year, 1 in 10 were named either the top boy or girl name, Oliver or Charlotte. Oliver has maintained top position for three years in a row with 2,145 given this name and Charlotte has maintained top position for two years in a row with 1,817 babies given this name.   Top 10 Boys Names: 1 Oliver 2 William3 Jack 4 Noah 5 James 6 Thomas 7 Ethan 8 Lucas 9 Jackson/Jaxon/ Jaxson 10 Lachlan   Top 10 Girls Names: 1 Charlotte 2 Olivia 3 Mia 4 Ava 5...

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The Benefits of Baby Massage

  Most new parents know the feeling of putting your baby down to sleep and they start to cry, only to be instantly soothed once you pick them up again. Touch between baby and parent is an important part of your connection with each other and can be enhanced through the use of baby massage. Vimala McClure, author of Infant Massage: A Handbook for Loving Parents indicates that massaging your baby can assist with improving connection, promoting sleep and encouraging calm. Massage provides a soothing, relaxing environment for your baby at stimulates their central nervous system to encourage calm, much like the benefits gained from adult massage. Alan Heath and Nicki Bainbridge, authors of Baby Massage: The Calming Power Of...

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Why Your Current Skincare Could Be Harming Your Baby's Skin

When it comes to choosing skincare products for your baby, every parent wants to make choices that ensure the well being of their little one. However, there can be many synthetic or irritating chemicals hiding in popular skincare products that you may not even be aware of and are best left off your baby’s skin. Sodium Lauryl Sulphate – better known as SLS, this is a synthetic surfactant and is what gives many common body washes, shampoos and bubble bath products their soapy, foaming action. SLS and similar sulphates can be irritating to the skin in higher dosages, and can be more so for babies and young children. There are many natural and gentle cleansers available, such as the coconut derived...

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Introducing Baby Mama Natural Skincare for Mamas and Bubs

Baby Mama Skincare is the newest addition to the skincare market and specialises in skincare for pregnant or breastfeeding mamas and their children. Our products contain natural ingredients that are not tested on animals and don’t contain any animal by-products, making them vegan friendly and cruelty free. Our products have also been specifically developed to be fragrance and essential oil free, and therefore suitable during pregnancy and for newborns.   The Baby Mama range consists of four nourishing skincare products for Mama, including: Body Wash – cleanse and refresh your skin with aloe vera, gentle cleansers and botanical extracts. Body Lotion – nourish and hydrate your skin with plant based oils and botanical extracts. Body Oil – moisturise and illuminate...

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