Skin - Skin is the largest organ on the body and is very important role. One of the functions is to be a barrier against bacterial and fungal infections .If the skin is not properly cared for an infection can enter the body this means that as part of our care for babies and toddlers we must help to keep their bodies clean.
Hair –The care of hair will depend on their hair type also the preferences of the parents. Most parents will do their children’s hair at home but occasionally we may need to children’s hair in the nursery. It’s important that you follow parents preferences and also use the same tools e.g. brush or hair oil and shampoo.
Teeth – As soon as babies have their first teeth we should start to brush them. This is essential to prevent dental decay contrary to the popular belief care of children ‘s first milk teeth are very important as the career of their adult teeth without a good dental hygiene can decay the gum. Brush teeth with small headed toothbrush after meal and moving the toothbrush in a circular motion are recommended with milk teeth.
Nappy Area – In many settings parents provide nappies for