5 Ways to Keep Your Baby's Skin Soft This Winter

From using a fragrance-free soap to moisturizing right after bath time, Dr. Mona Gohara shares her best tips

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Updated: Wednesday Jan 23, 2013 | 12:45 PM EST By: Shanelle Rein-Olowokere


Actually, this is the most important step. To lock in ambient moisture and humidity from their bath, you want to lube up those little legs as soon as possible. Waiting too long can let dry skin set in. And remember: Creams are much more hydrating than lotions, so let lotions sit until spring.