1/07/2016

Review: Badger Balm Night Night Balm


We don't know if it's the teething or if it's a sleep regression or him learning to crawl or just a phase or what, but lately Jacob has been a really restless sleeper. He doesn't really have a problem going to bed, and it's not often that he wakes up at night, but he moves around and makes SO MUCH NOISE in his sleep.

I know a lot of people suggest including baby massage as part of your bedtime routine. I decided to give it a try, and as usual, turned to Amazon to look for a product that might be able to help us out.

I came across Badger Night Night Balm and decided to order it. 

It comes in a tin as pictured and is a sort of waxy paste - not too oily, not thick either. You rub your fingers around to soften it up. I do that a few times and rub it on Jacob's chest before bed.

It smells really good - lemon balm and chamomile to help with anxiety and stress. I love the smell. Ingredients are all organic.

Product description from Amazon:
Night-Night Balm is a natural Sleep Balm specifically designed with children in mind, to help ease younger minds into the magical realm of the sleep world. For this special kid-friendly formula, we chose essential oils that are known to be especially beneficial for children, helping them unwind naturally after a busy day of learning and growing. Chamomile helps children to be calm and unwind from nighttime activities. Lavender helps children to relax and feel soothed, while Sandalwood instills a feeling of reverence. A safe and natural sleep aid for children (and it works for moms and dads, too)! The perfect addition to any bedtime ritual.

Jacob seems to like it. When I lift up his shirt and start rubbing his fingers in the tin, he's all smiles!

Jacob has been sleeping a little better these days, too! Now if only these teeth would just come in!

5 comments:

  1. So that means it is all safe for the littles? I've been using coconut oil to soften my baby's skin issues, but I haven't tried a good smelling relaxing balm to help him sleep. OH man the teeth!

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    1. Hi Julie! My little guy has really had eczema that I can't seem to get rid of. Have you used coconut oil for eczema? I may just run out and buy some tomorrow if so!

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  2. oooh thanks for the tip! I've never tried badger balm before and my teething 10 month old is having a hard time sleeping lately!

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  3. Thank you for the review. I've never heard of this.

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  4. This is definitely something I would be interested in trying since my little guy is not a great sleeper! Thanks for the idea! :D

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