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Essential baby hair care tips every mother must know

Your baby’s hair is very different from any adult’s hair and needs to be taken care of differently. Whether your munchkin has little hair or was born with a head full of it, it is essential to ensure proper care to keep the locks looking healthy and shiny throughout.  Maaté brings to you a list of important hair care tips for your baby that every mother must know. Choosing the right products Since the hair is fragile and soft, always use mild products with natural ingredients that are gentle on...

Top 3 oils for babies that can do wonders!

Since ancient times, oils have been regarded as an extremely important baby care product. They are every mother’s favourite, only for the right reasons. They are rich in minerals and antioxidants and are also highly nourishing. Using the right oil, according to the needs of the baby can do wonders for your little ones’ hair, skin, and overall health.  A brand that is dedicated exclusively to baby care, Maaté chooses the best baby oils for their products, which are essential for your precious child. We present to you...

Baby Acne – Causes and treatment to deal with it

Coming from a protected environment, the womb to the world with harsh changing weather could introduce multiple skin and health conditions for the baby. Baby acne is a common condition, especially in newborns, since the skin is too sensitive and tender to deal with dust, dirt and pollution of the outside world.  Causes While the exact cause of baby acne is not known, it is either caused by the harsh environment or change in the hormonal level in babies. Acne, in the form of a rash, can also be...

Why Maaté products are the ideal mix of nature and tradition

Nature is the ultimate nurturer. Maaté has always lived up to the beliefs and practices of going natural while upholding the traditional values of health and skincare. As a brand solely dedicated to babies, we understand the importance and necessity of using products made of natural and organic ingredients. We are all about the natural traditions to give your baby the love and care he/she deserves. The healthy and happy skin of your little one is the goal we aim to reach and spread smiles across. Maaté’s Baby Body...

Why is pH balance important for your baby’s skin?

pH stands for potential hydrogen and it indicates how alkaline or acidic a substance is. The ph scale ranges from 0-14, the lower being acidic and a high pH is alkaline in nature. The baby’s skin is sensitive and tender. It is deprived of the acid mantle, the acidic surface that defends the skin against rashes and irritation due to the harsh environment. Thus, it becomes important to choose the right skincare for your baby that maintains the right pH balance of the skin, which should be around...

Yoga and Babies – How it can be useful for your little one

Yes, you read that right. Yoga has been an age-long practice of keeping one fit and healthy. But, it isn’t for grown-ups anymore, yoga can be equally beneficial for your baby too, and thus, many mothers have started including a ‘mom and baby’ yoga session in their daily routines. Here, we bring to you some benefits of why you should do yoga with your little one. Develops motor skills in babies Some simple poses and light stretches for your baby can prove to be very beneficial in the long run....

Fun skincare rituals for mom and baby

Who doesn’t love skincare? Well, it’s not just the mums but even babies love to experience the skincare rituals that their mothers follow religiously.  Taking good care of the skin is extremely important. The joy of becoming a new mother is taken over by the stress of taking the best possible care of your newborn. Mothers tend to sacrifice their skincare to keep the baby’s skin looking and feeling soft. Well, who said you can’t have a mom and baby skincare ritual together?  Follow these simple and fun skincare...

Common baby skincare myths busted

It is normal to fret over your child’s health, as a mom. With all the worries mothers take, they forget to distinguish myths from facts. Whatever advice they are given, they tend to accept it, so as to not compromise with their baby’s health and skin.  Here we bring to you a list of common baby skincare myths that many believe. Babies do not need daily moisturization Your baby’s skin is very soft and supple and this might make you think that they do not require daily moisturization. Well, this...

Is your baby suffering from dry scalp? Here’s how to treat it

Dry scalp in babies is quite common and usually not a matter of concern. The life inside the womb is well protected since it is away from the harsh world of the outside.  We have a list of the top 3 causes of a dry scalp that your little one may have and here’s how to treat it. Cradle Cap Cradle Cap, also known as infantile seborrheic dermatitis is a common baby scalp condition wherein a yellowish greasy crust can appear on the baby’s scalp. This can happen due to...

How to prevent common baby infections during monsoons

Monsoons and infections go hand in hand. While it might look tempting to have fun in the rain, the showers bring a bunch of diseases that our children are very prone to. From common cold, seasonal flu to rashes and insect bites, there is a lot to keep the young ones safe from during the rainy season. Even the best baby care products are often unsuccessful in preventing these. Maaté brings to you a list of things to keep in mind to prevent common infections in babies. Avoid too...