“Paint on” diaper cream with a makeup brush

Amazon: Desitin Rapid Relief Creamy  Ointment, 4-Ounce Tube, (Pack of 2)

Cristina's solution to sticky diaper cream-covered hands: To keep hands (and thus everything else) clean during changes when we have to apply rash cream, I bought an inexpensive foundation makeup brush. The gloppiest cream can be applied liberally this way and the clean diaper put on without all the cream getting everywhere. Related: How to […]

Baking soda paste as no-tear shampoo

Amazon: ARM & HAMMER Baking Soda - 13.5 lb. bag

A gentle hair-washing hack from Kate: If you are afraid of shampoo in the eyes, or have sensitive skin, try a baking soda paste to wash hair. Seriously.  No suds, safe to ingest, leaves hair squeaky clean. Follow with conditioner. Cheap, too! Is baking soda magical or what? You can use the stuff to brush […]