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To choose your mode of carrying and to know everything about baby carriers, here are our key tips for you to understand everything!
We know it's important for you to be able to go and enjoy nature with all the family and to pass on the pleasure of hiking from a young age.
Just because baby can’t yet walk doesn't mean they should miss out on the pleasures of hiking!
Of course, a pushchair (even with 4x4 wheels) can be restrictive on trails,
as it can be in an urban environment too: weight, accessibility and size issues.
The baby carrier is perfect for keeping your baby close to you with hands free in the countryside or in town.
The baby carrier is a way of carrying that has many benefits.
it allows the carrier to gain proximity, to soothe and to bring comfort and safety to the child while freeing hands to do several things at the same time. Depending on the model, it will last for several months or years for everyday use or even when hiking!
Its all-purpose format makes it very fashionable.
It is a useful accessory both at home and outside and for regular or occasional use.
Are you hesitating between the baby carrier or sling carrier?
Have you heard about physiological carrying or even the ergonomic baby carrier?
We give you our tips for choosing the best baby carrier.
There are different types of carrying systems, each with their own specificities and advantages. First of all, you have to choose the criteria that are essential for you in order to find the baby carrier that suits you the best.
Your baby’s age affects the recommended positions.
For example, up to 3 months, it’s recommended you keep your baby in the foetal position.
From 6 months upwards, carrying them on the stomach or back is possible if your baby can sit up alone.
Progressive baby carriers are also available to grow with your baby without having to change them every month.
Some models cover up to 3 sizes.
These are generally baby carriers with adjustable height, width, gap between the thighs, etc.
Carrying on the stomach is highly recommended for newborns.
In the first six months, a sling carrier is preferable.
It's the closest to the parents so the baby has direct contact.
Some brands even offer "newborn" kits for their baby carriers with extra accessories: boosters, cushions, etc.
To choose the best baby carrier the most important thing is to find one that respects the baby's physiology as well as the carrier’s comfort.
Therefore, choose a baby carrier adapted to the baby’s age, size and weight as well as the carrier’s body shape.
For your first time, we advise you to be with another person (ideally someone who has already used a baby carrier) to accompany and guide you.
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