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baby's bellybutton

this may sound dumb but bare with me im a first time mom. okay so the umbilical cord has fallen off my baby's bellybutton now for about a week or week and a half. now im curious to know what your suppose to do after it falls out...do you cover it with a bandaid or cloth? or do you just leave it alone and let it air?

 
joymoon87

Asked by joymoon87 at 10:53 PM on Jan. 2, 2011 in Babies (0-12 months)

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Answers (2)
  • Just let alone. The good thing is you can now give your little one a real tubby.
    dmbutler

    Answer by dmbutler at 11:00 PM on Jan. 2, 2011

  • Air.

    If it is still wet, a tiny drop of rubbing alcohol once a day is good for it.
    ecodani

    Answer by ecodani at 11:00 PM on Jan. 2, 2011

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