Caring For Babies' Delicate Skin

Your baby came into the world a perfect gift of nature. That's why Weleda trusts only nature’s gentlest plants and flowers, certified natural by NATRUE to keep your sweet new love in balanced harmony. Babies have fragile, vulnerable skin that needs protection as it develops. That’s why our gentle Baby Care range from Weleda is the most often recommended by midwives, baby nurses and mothers.

Skin care

Sensory organ and protective cover

Babies’ skin is five times thinner than adults’, meaning that it absorbs externally applied substances more quickly and reacts more sensitively.

The secret of babies' delicate skin

The gentle effect of White Mallow

Babies’ skin is five times thinner than adults’, is still developing and requires special protection.

Care for highly sensitive skin


Baby Bath - Weleda

Bath time fun

Baths have a soothing effect on most babies. The water reminds them of their time in the womb. And while at first your baby needs the safety and limits of a baby bath, after a few months she can enjoy the buoyancy of the water.

Splash around with me

Bathing to support healthy skin development

Parents are often unsure how to bath their baby for the first time or look after her skin properly. Christina Hinderlich, our midwife, provides some answers to the most important questions about caring for babies’ skin

Interview with our midwife Christina

Baby massage

Soothing body and soul

Baby massage is a time of pleasure and relaxation and is very beneficial for your baby. It helps your baby to relax and develops a unique bond between parent and child.

Tips for massaging your baby

Nappy change

Mommy and baby nappy change

Gentle care for babies’ bottoms

How can I gently clean and care for the sensitive nappy area? And how can I protect my baby from rashes on her bottom? Christina Hinderlich, our midwife, gives tips and information about caring for your baby’s most sensitive area.

Interview with our midwife Christina
Nappy change cream in hand

30 Years Calendula Nappy Change Cream

Many valuable ingredients can be found in Calendula, a very important plant that gives our Nappy Change Cream its soothing quality and supports the skin’s regeneration.

A miracle of nature

Discover our Mother & Child Care products

Gentle protection from soreness on delicate skin
Gentle in the bath and shower, for a naturally clean baby
Mild moisturising and calming lotion for delicate skin
Prevents stretch marks, leaving skin smooth, elastic and flexible
Natural care for children’s sensitive milk teeth
Baby-gentle body oil for rubs and massages
Organic baby oil for delicate skin
Protection for delicate baby skin in harsh weather
Gently cleanse and nourish delicate baby skin
The kindest choice for delicate skin
Increase skin elasticity to get ready for childbirth