It seems counterintuitive, but many people claim that sheepskin can keep babies cool in the heat. It’s a claim that’s sort of true. Nothing will keep you cool like being well hydrated with appropriate shade, but for everything else there’s sheepskin. Can sheepskin lower a baby’s temperature? Of course not. But unlike any man made … Read more Can sheepskins keep babies cool in the heat?
Sheepskin differs from man made fibers in that they wick moisture away from the skin, trapping air as they do so. Both these effects help stabilise the temperature for young and old alike. For young babies you will want a sheepskin shorn fairly short, leaving no long hairs to get in the way. Another benefit … Read more Sheepskins for prams, are sheepskins cool on hot days?
I do like surprises; one which delights me is the cooling properties of sheepskin. In the heat of the summer some of the wisest professional drivers will be sitting on sheepskin. And some of the happiest babies will be sleeping on them. The fleece of sheepskin has excellent insulating properties and it is also resistant … Read more Want to keep your baby cool in the heat of summer? Use Sheepskin.