Will the full moon cut the baby's eyelashes longer and longer? Shaved hair thicker? Don't be fooled by folk remedies

time:2023-02-03 14:37:18source:monlittlebaby.com author:Sneeze
Will the full moon cut the baby's eyelashes longer and longer? Shaved hair thicker? Don't be fooled by folk remedies

The older generation often said that shaving the baby's hair and cutting the eyelashes at the full moon will bring blessings to the baby, which will make the baby's hair darker and thicker, and the cut hair will be made into small hair balls and hung on the baby's The bedside can protect the baby from evil. Not to mention that it is a superstition to ward off evil spirits. Cutting hair/eyelashes at the full moon can make them thicker, but there is no scientific basis. It may not be worth the gain in minutes and damage the health of the baby. A few days ago, my friend came to me to spit bitterness. When the full moon was full, her mother-in-law wanted to shave her child's hair, which caused the baby's scalp to become inflamed. Thicker, cutting the eyelashes too short leads to photophobia in the baby's eyes... Shaving the "moon head" will make the baby's hair darker and thicker? We all know that hair grows from the follicles below the scalp, so no matter what is done to the hair above the scalp, the hair that grows in the follicle will not be affected. The dark and dense degree of the baby's hair is only related to the baby's growth and development, nutritional status and genetic factors, and has nothing to do with the "full moon head". In addition, due to the delicate skin and weak resistance of newborn babies, shaving will easily damage the skin and even cause infection of the skin follicle. Therefore, shaving the baby's hair or lanugo is not recommended within one month after the baby is born. Besides, even if you don't shave it deliberately, when the baby grows to a certain period, the lanugo will automatically fall off. Why rush and pay for the baby's discomfort, right? ! Of course, like some babies are born with thick hair, and it happens to be a hot day, you want to trim it, okay? Originally, it is not recommended, but in summer, in order to prevent skin diseases such as eczema, it is appropriate to cut the hair of babies with thick hair a little shorter, but do not shave with a razor, let alone shave it completely. The hazards of shaving your baby's hair Shaving your baby bald is not only unsightly, but also has many disadvantages. 1. Shaving your baby's hair by causing bacterial infection can easily damage the baby's hair follicles and scalp, especially if the baby loves to sweat, and is prone to get prickly heat, boils, etc., stimulate the baby's scalp, destroy the hair follicles, and easily cause hair loss. 2. Without the protection of the head, the buffer hair actually has a protective effect on the baby's head. Now without this protective film, the baby's head is easily injured. Especially the fontanelle such a position, it is easy to cause infection. 3. The head is prone to sunburn. After shaved bald, the baby's head will be exposed to the sun for a long time, so it is easy to sunburn the baby's head, which may cause solar dermatitis such as scalp redness and peeling. 4. The head will be bitten by mosquitoes. If you shave your baby's head bald in summer, then the mosquitoes will not let the baby's bare head be spared. In particular, the baby has a strong metabolism and likes to sweat on the top of the head, and mosquitoes love such sweaty skin. How to properly shave a baby's full moon head? Many mothers say that they don't want their babies to suffer, but the elderly at home have been clinging to this custom. You can try to shave the baby's full moon head like this: 1. If the baby has a lot of hair at the full moon, you can cut the baby a little bit, but don't cut too much at the top of the head and the fontanelle; then the baby's hair itself is not thick, just in the It's fine to cut it next to the meaning. After all, compared to customs, the baby's health is more important, isn't it? ! 2. It is recommended to cut the baby's hair after 100 days. At this time, the baby's hair has grown long, and the baby's physical development is more mature. At this time, you can leave a 5-10 mm board size for the baby, which is comfortable and will not cause discomfort to the baby. Will the eyelashes grow longer? In addition to the full moon head, many places will cut the baby's eyelashes when the moon is full. In fact, this practice not only does not make the eyelashes longer, but may damage the baby's eye skin. Yibao's mother told me that after her baby's eyelashes were cut at the full moon, she was tearful every day, and she was especially afraid of light. She cried non-stop when she saw the electric light was turned on, and even covered her eyes with her hands. In the past, the baby was particularly fond of laughing, and could look in different directions according to the change of mother's gestures. But after cutting the eyelashes, the baby's temperament has obviously changed greatly. He doesn't like to open his eyes, he always likes to cry, and always has a pair of "watery" eyes. No matter how the adults tease her, the child no longer laughs. The mother was very worried and took the baby to see the doctor. The doctor hugged the child to check his eyes: "Her eyelashes are obviously repaired, and they are new." The child's eyelashes just stick out, they are short, thick, and hard. If the child blinks, the eyelashes will stick around the child's eyes. , constantly irritating the child's eyes, seriously affecting the comfort of the child's eyes. At this time, the child's grandmother regretted and said that she did not know that her behavior caused the child to suffer. At that time, she only heard that the eyelashes were cut off, and the new ones would be thicker and more curled. The dangers of cutting eyelashes for babies! In fact, eyelashes are not only for aesthetics, but their most important role is to act as a "moat for the eyes". The raised eyelashes will form a protective barrier in front of the eyes, mainly used to block dust and strong light, so the eyes do not have eyelashes protection, it will cause infection due to dust. The newly grown eyelashes not only seriously affect the comfort of the baby's eyes, but also stimulate the baby's eyeball, conjunctiva and cornea, which will cause the baby to have abnormal symptoms such as photophobia and tearing; and the process of cutting the eyelashes is very dangerous. ! If the baby accidentally twists his head and the scissors in his hand pierce his eyes, the consequences are unimaginable! Besides, the length, thickness, and beauty of eyelashes are mainly related to genetic factors and nutritional status. Cutting off eyelashes and letting them grow again cannot change this natural destiny. Every eyelash has its lifespan. According to the metabolism of different people, eyelashes will change and grow at any time. Babies are no exception. Generally speaking, babies are changed once a month. Don't do it again. Some mothers will also say, if you find that your child has trichiasis, can you cut it for your child? It is not recommended to cut eyelashes by yourself. Trichiasis is only temporary and will disappear naturally. If it really affects your child's eyes, you should go to the hospital for diagnosis and treatment under the guidance of professional doctors. Let professional people do it! Regarding the full moon, there may be many strange customs in many places. I hope that all mothers must take the health of their babies as the first key. Say "no" to unscientific customs and refuse bravely! [Today's Interaction]: Has your child shaved the full moon?
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