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View Poll Results: How Often Do You Bathe Your Babe?
Once a week 15 46.88%
Twice a week 5 15.63%
3 times a week 2 6.25%
Every other day 2 6.25%
Every day 2 6.25%
Other 6 18.75%
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#1 of 5 Old 04-16-2008, 12:00 PM - Thread Starter
 
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I was just wondering how many times a week everyone was bathing their little ones? I usually bathe Natalie once or twice a week. I think I would bathe her only once a week all the time if her hair didn't get so oily. She has a lot of brown hair and when it's hasn't been washed in a while it gets so oily it looks wet!

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#2 of 5 Old 04-16-2008, 09:29 PM
 
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I said 3x/wk b/c I'm taking nightly hot baths to help stitches heal, and my dh will bring him in to nurse if he wakes up, and when he's done I generally put him in the water with me.

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About twice a week except the times when there's a total "poop explosion" and so we need an emergency bath!
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We bathe lo about every three days, so twice a week or as mentioned by ELKMama unless there's a major poop explosion!
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Leah has had 3 baths in 6 weeks...I voted other.

We have a history of skin problems...DS gets a bath when I get tired of trying to wipe the dirt off him
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