BABYDEEPSLEEP® Weighted Swaddle
BABYDEEPSLEEP® weighted swaddle is a calming weighted swaddle, designed for babies weighing 5-9 kg. It is used to comfort and soothe babies, as well as to prevent them from waking themselves up with their startle reflexes.
Look for a weighted swaddle that is the appropriate size for your baby and made of a breathable, stretchy fabric that will keep them comfortable. A BABYDEEPSLEEP® weighted swaddle is perfect for babies who don't walk and weigh 5-9 kg. For more information about our site, please check out our Size Guide.
BABYDEEPSLEEP® weighted swaddles can be easily washed and dried quickly, so you only need 1 swaddle for your baby. However, it's always a good idea to have a spare on hand in case you need it.
Weighted swaddles can help soothe babies and promote better sleep by creating a sense of security and preventing them from waking themselves up with their startle reflexes. It can also help regulate body temperature.
BABYDEEPSLEEP® offers different types of weighted swaddles. It includes weighted sacks, weighted bags, weighted suits, and weighted vest. These all are specialized products designed by BABYDEEPSLEEP® for babies of different ages and weights. Not sure what type of product is right for your child? Please check out our Size Guide for more info.
A weighted swaddle should be snug enough to prevent the baby from breaking out, but not so tight that it restricts their movement or breathing. It's important to leave enough room for the baby to move their hips and legs.
Therefore, BABYDEEPSLEEP® weighted swaddle is designed to not only facilitate leg movement but also aid the baby's breathing and sleep.
It's safe to swaddle newborns during daytime naps. When your baby is awake, they need to be able to move freely to promote movement and healthy development.
It is generally recommended to stop swaddling a baby when they begin to show signs of rolling over. This typically occurs around 3-6 months of age but all babies are different and roll over at different ages. If a baby rolls to his/her stomach whilst swaddled, it can increase the risk of suffocation or SIDS, because his/hers arms are restricted.
Yes, the unique construction of the swaddle allows the baby to sleep on their belly as well as their back.
Yes, it's possible to breastfeed a baby by carefully loosening the BABYDEEPSLEEP® weighted swaddle around the chest.
Yes, BABYDEEPSLEEP® weighted swaddles are available for premature babies that provide the necessary support and protection for their fragile bodies. The weighted swaddle can be used if the baby weighs more than 5kg.
The safety of your baby is our number one priority. Our BABYDEEPSLEEP® products are made out of extra breathable bamboo/cotton material, which will prevent the baby from overheating. The weighted filling consists of small phthalate-free pellets and the fabric and zipper are OEKO-TEX® 100 certified.
Our products are tested in accordance with the EU safety standard EN 16781:2018. Non-lead and nickel free. Recommended by health professionals and maternity nurses.
Traditional swaddles can increase the risk of SIDS if done improperly or if the baby is swaddled too tightly.
Our BABYDEEPSLEEP® weighted swaddle is designed to reduce that risk. However, It's important to follow safe swaddling practices and to stop swaddling when the baby begins to show signs of rolling over.
A gradual transition is recommended by reducing the use of swaddling over a period of several weeks. Start with having one arm free for a week and then move on to having both arms free. If it does not go well, go back to having one arm free. Read more about best transitioning methods & practices here.
The BABYDEEPSLEEP® weighted swaddles can be washed in a Machine at 30° C with low spin. It's also recommended to air dry the swaddle. Moreover, wash them separately or with similar colors and also avoid using fabric softeners.
It is recommended to start transitioning a baby out of the BABYDEEPSLEEP® weighted swaddle around 1 year of age, or when they grow over the height of 90cm. You can transition your baby to a BABYDEEPSLEEP® weighted sleep sack/bag.
It is important to be patient and to allow enough time for your baby to adapt as it may take a few weeks for the baby to get used to sleeping without the BABYDEEPSLEEP® weighted swaddle.
Read more about best transitioning methods & practices here.