Children have sensitive and delicate scalps. They also have very soft hair. With that in consideration, you have to ensure that you get them the best brush for their hair that has soft bristles and can take care of the scalp while combing the hair as desired. The brush should also be easy go clean. The revitalash is one of the best hair brushes for children. Thus, a wet wooden brush will not cut as it will soak in the water and get messed up.
The price of the brush is key. This is because a cheap brush has inferior qualities compared to a more expensive brush. It may initially look like it will save you some money if you get a cheap brush, however, in the long run, it will be more expensive as you will have to replace the brush sooner than you anticipate. It may also have inferior qualities like less desirable bristles which may prick the child or a handle that is easily broken which may cause harm to the child while you are brushing their hair. Thus, go for a quality brush, and quality will, of course, cost you.
Fun and practical
There are hair brushes that are colorful and made in the form of animals like giraffes, ladybird designs among many other designs. The brushes are very attractive to children as they are interesting for them to touch and may encourage them to comb their hairs. The brushes are also known to have soft bristles in that if they use the brush on their faces they are not likely to get a scratch or so. The bristles should, however, help in styling the baby’s hair. The hand should also be the kind that is easy to grasp on the side and enables the child to handle well while brushing his/her hair. The handle should be small enough thus being easy and able to fit the child’s hand.
The brush should have soft bristles at the same time be smooth and easy to use. This is because for children their scalps are fragile and the brush should not harm them. The natural goat bristle and the natural boar bristle are the two bristles that are known for being tender and useful for infants and toddlers. Therefore, while choosing a brush consider the two bristles. The shape of the brush also matters it should not have sharp edges that can harm rather the brush should be soft and round or oval for safety.