How to clear your nose?
Often, the parents of the newborn face the problem of the nasal congestion of the baby. This trouble is quite natural. Nasal congestion can be a consequence of a runny nose, and the banal accumulation of dust in the child's nasal passages. In this article, we will focus on how to clean your baby’s nose quickly and correctly.
So, to save the child from the problems associated with nasal congestion, you need to use saline. You can prepare it as follows. First you need to boil a liter of water, and then dissolve in it a tablespoon of sea salt or table salt.
The resulting solution must be instilled into the baby's nose every hour. As for the dosage, one pipette will be enough for a baby to receive. After the solution got into the nose of the child, it must be turned over on the flank or put on the stomach.
Continuing the topic of how to clean the nose of the baby, it should be noted that as an alternative to the above solution, you can use the infusion of medicinal herbs. For example, daisies.It is made from the calculation: for one glass of water - one tablespoon of herbs. This solution should be boiled for about 5-10 minutes, then cool. To drip it into the nose of the child you need 2-4 drops in each nostril.
If the baby has a long runny nose, and with the help of the solution, the mucus does not come out properly, you need to use a syringe with a thin and flexible tip. To do this, it is necessary to squeeze out all the air from it and suck the accumulated mucus from each nostril of the child. Between applications it is important to thoroughly rinse the syringe.
Some mothers, in response to a question about how to clean a nose for a newborn, recommend using breast milk. So a few of his drops poured into the child's nose with a pipette. Then you need to use a nozzle (aspirator). After the procedure, it is important to clean the baby's nose with a cotton swab or cotton wool, twisted into a flagellum.
Sometimes in order to simplify the process of suction of mucus, you need to cause a natural sneezing reflex. To do this, you can use a weak solution of Kalanchoe juice. To fill it in the nasal passage should be 2-3 drops. The solution itself is prepared by mixing 2 tablespoons of water with a few drops of Kalanchoe juice.