Parents’ Guide to Baby’s Sense of Touch is part of our Parents’ Guide series. View the entire series for quick videos, packed full of development info and tips.

Baby uses touch to explore the world around them. Just like you try to help your baby develop their sense of sight, you can also help them develop their sense of touch. Try baby massage! Not only does this help their sensory development, but providing comforting contact can also help you bond with baby.