If you thought the smell of newborn was casting some kind of adorable, addictive spell on you, you’d be 100 percent correct!
We’ve turned to science-y types to discover just how babies weave this clever magic on us – and why!
Something smells delicious!
What even IS that delicious infant smell that magically disappears around the 6 week mark? It’s thought to be a mixture of 100 percent pure baby, left-over amniotic fluid and a little bit of baby-protecting vernix, that makes newborns smell so good. But not only does this magical mixture smell lovely, it’s doing magical things to mum’s brains..!