If you have delivered your baby a week ago ,you need not to apply anything to your baby.Baby skin is very much soft and supple and not compatible for any skin care product.You should avoid any skin care product at least for 2 month.First 14 days baby need sponge bath.
Baby Bath Soap
After passing of 14 days can go for water bath.Do not use medicated soap.This could be harmful for your baby skin .Your baby skin is soft and tender.It does not require any additional moisturizatio.
Use any mild soap for any your baby.Always avoid liquid paraffin ingredient in any of your soap.
Baby Massage Oil
For Baby messaging you can use any oil of your choice like olive oil,sesame seeds or almond oil etc.It is not important to buy any specific oil for baby message.Do not spend money on message oil.Market is flooded with the liquid paraffin based oil.Which is harmful for your baby skin.
Baby Talcum Powder
Always try to avoid usage of baby talcum powder.These powder contains silica ,which can cause allergy to your baby.You can use natural powder instead of market talcum powder.Natural powder is made from Corn starch and other homely ingredients.
You should use very small quantity of it.Always try to dab of powder.
You can use any mild shampoo for your baby.Always mix shampoo with water before applying it on your baby scalp.Use the water and shampoo in proportion of 3:1 .In case of dandruff take the advise of health care counsellor of your baby.and can use medicated shampoo.