March 18, 2016

When it comes to finding the best baby swing there are a lot of things which you will need to look into first. But one of the first things which you will need to consider are the soothing devices that are available with the swing. After all, without good soothing devices, you just can’t say that you’ve got the best baby swing now can you? There are a number of different swings for you to choose from. Let’s take a look at some of them:

Baby carriers

They can be divided into wraps, soft structured carriers and backpacks. In the early years of infancy, wraps and soft structured carriers are the best choice. Backpacks will only come into play once your baby is bigger, around 6-9 months. They are great models for caregivers and parents to bond and be close with their baby without having to use their hands.

Rockers and bouncers

Rockers and bouncers provide compact solutions for babies even though they aren’t quite as soothing as baby swings. Typical rockers and bouncers are basically reclining seats with harnesses which either rock, bounce or do both. Some of them are operated by batteries which only adds increased capability for vibration while others have electronic play arches. These devices are quite handy since they are small, portable, lightweight and easy to clean because of their machine washable fabrics. The problem with these swings is that they lack the customization options of swings like reclining seats, variable speeds, sounds, etc. They aren’t usually up to the task of soothing babies though. (more…)