Shoes, yes, but which ones?

Shoes, yes, but which ones?

Every day, find one of the infos extracted from the new issue of the collection "Les Essentiels d ': 80 tips to help it progress from 0 to 2 years", sold with the October issue of. Today, well put it on.

  • At birth, the feet are made mainly of cartilage and fat. They will take 21 years to completely ossify. In the meantime, they must support the weight of your little one. At home, you do not need to put it on too quickly during the first steps, your child needs to feel his support on the ground to find his balance. Soft non-slip booties will then do the trick. On the other hand, as soon as he goes outside, put him some shoes.
  • The first pair must help it to be stable and will be flexible and wide, with a heel of 1 to 2 cm. Choose it in leather, so that the foot does not sweat too much, with a non-slip and flexible sole that offers a perfect grip on the ground and absorbs shocks. Use high shoes with a wide, rounded toe to allow the toes to spread and avoid ingrown toenails. To choose them well, prefer the afternoon, when the feet are already a little inflated.

Clothes to be comfortable

  • To climb everywhere, your child needs to be good in his clothes. Dress it comfortably, without a tie that hinders it, or a dangerous cord. The overalls are a good alternative so he does not have the stomach to the air during his discoveries. The pants, meanwhile, protect the knees of boys and girls during the falls and that from the stage of 4 legs. For logistical reasons, and laundry, prefer the dark colors to avoid changing your wager 3 times a day ...

Stéphanie Letellier

Find more information in "Essentials of: 80 tips to help him progress from 0 to 2 years", sold with the October issue of, pocket size.

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