Wearing your baby at any age gives them a headstart in benefits over using a pram or carrying them in your arms. Read on to learn about 15 ways in which babywearing can benefit your baby and you. Know what parents from the older generation already knew what studies are now revealing.
- EARLY SPEECH DEVELOPMENT
Wearing babies places them at adult eye level and allows them to be in a state of quiet-alert, ideal for learning. They see more from your perspective, observe everyday life around them and grasp words faster.
- HEALTHY BABIES, HEALTHIER YOU !
Babywearing works out core muscles of your body as a weight bearing excercise while improving your posture.
- PEACEFUL DAYS, CALMER NIGHTS
Research shows babies who are carried regularly, cry 43% less overall and 54% less during evening hours and sleep better through the night.
- MULTI-TASKING FREEDOM
With two free hands and baby safe & content, close to your heart, you know you can complete work & errands faster. Wearing helps you get a work – life balance during those early parenting days without compromising on bonding. Meetings. Deadlines. Shopping. Lunch date with the gang. That cuppa coffee ? You got it !
- USER FRIENDLY
Easy to carry or store, carriers are very adaptable. No more negotiating bad roads, supermarket aisles or escalators with your stroller. Keep wearing till you want and shop till you drop.
- EASY TO STORE
Carriers conveniently fold up small and stores away in a diaper bag when not in use. With limited living space, strollers take up much area to store, and are not designed for Indian roads. Besides some carriers can be used right from birth to 4 years.
- SPINE FRIENDLY
Babies are born without the secondary spinal curves of the neck and lower back. Wearing baby facing inward promotes the natural development of baby’s “C” curve.
- PRO BREAST FEEDING
Promotes lactation in new mothers, by stimulating hormones to produce more milk and makes it convenient to nurse on the go wherever, Whenever.
- HAPPY BABY, HAPPY FAMILY
Lowers and stabilizes stress inducing hormones in babies and mamas. Releases feel good Oxytocin in the body reducing occurences of Post Partum Depression in new mothers.
- GROWTH SPURTS
Wearing on the body helps comfort infants through transitional wonder weeks easing fussy, cranky and colicky babies. Being upright and close to the parents body eases reflux while aiding digestion
- ERGONOMIC ADVANTAGE
Ergonomic carriers distribute weight evenly on your shoulders, back and hips while ensuring baby is held in a natural spread-squat position. More comfort for baby’s body and your poor arms !
- GET GOING
Pack light and go places. Just baby & you. Introduce them to all things you love hands free, without the hassle of checking in strollers. Simply do more!
- BOND BETTER
Wearing addresses the basic need of infants – to be touched and held. It soothes and helps them develop feelings of affection and security. It instills emotional confidence as they grow, improving neurological development and bonding with the parent
- HEALTHIER BABIES
Worn babies are more able to regulate their breathing, heart rate, stress levels and temperature with the help of the adult body temperature. This stabilizes a baby’s physiological functions to normal faster in times of fever, cough and cold
- EASY NURTURING
Infants who are carried are generally calmer, as more of their primal/survival needs are met.
Isnt that facinating ? All of these developmental benefits with just the help of a small little carrier that allows you to hug your baby all the time! Go ahead and choose the carrier thats best for you.