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Bathing Newborns

Connecting with Baby

Bath time is a great time to connect with baby. Explore the articles and videos below to learn more about bathing a newborn.

How to Bathe Your Newborn

Baby’s first bath can seem overwhelming, but for any newborn, exciting things are happening that go beyond just getting clean.

How to Bathe a Newborn & Nurse Practitioner Advice | JOHNSONS®

Baby Massage

Benefits of Massage

Baby massage has many proven benefits. Massage can contribute to healthy weight gain, promote relaxation before bedtime, and help baby be more alert and social when awake.

Guide to Baby Massage

Learn how to massage your little one with these easy-to-follow videos.

Johnson's Baby Massage Techniques for Parents

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Skin Care

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Baby’s Sensitive Skin

A baby’s skin plays an essential role in maintaining health, defending against irritants and infections, and regulating internal temperature.

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Eczema is an itchy, red rash which is categorized by periods of flare. Learn about eczema tips, tricks, and triggers.

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Treating Cradle Cap

Cradle Cap is a common form of eczema that usually goes away on its own. If you want to treat your newborn’s cradle cap symptoms, there are a few ways to do so.

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Battling Baby Acne

Baby acne is common. Left alone, acne should resolve in a few weeks. Here are a few ways to recognize and care for this common condition.

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Baby Sleep Basics

When it comes to sleep, one size doesn't fit all, because every baby is different. We'll help you figure out which bedtime rituals and nap schedules may work for your family.

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Introducing Solid Food

Introducing new foods to a baby can come with lots of questions. Learn when and what to look out for when taking this new step with baby.

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About Umbilical Cords

Everything you need to know about caring for a newborn's umbilical cord from skin care to infection.

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Baby Care Basics: Reflux

Spitting up, or reflux, is extremely common in babies. In fact, almost half of babies spit up regularly. Here are a few preventative measures to try if your baby is experiencing this reflux frequently.

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Caring for Baby’s Umbilical Cord

For the first few weeks of a baby's life, the umbilical stump needs to be kept clean and dry. Watch this video for some quick tips and tricks on how to properly care for your newborn’s umbilical cord.

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Baby & Toddler Support

JOHNSON'S® provides the latest resources for raising healthy, happy babies and little ones.

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Parent Support

JOHNSON'S® provides the latest resources for those preparing for parenthood.