Since I’m familiar with these kind of challenges, here are some mom tricks for bath time that might help my friend and yours:
Babies are sometimes afraid from water or just not in the right mood for a bath. They are exploring the world around them and that includes finding out what water makes them feel, what they can do with it, and how we react to their actions during bath time while playing with bath time toys.
A common challenge for mommies is when babies get physical in the tub, splashing at them, yelling and crying during bath time. For those behaviors to not become a habit, we must familiarize water and bath time as fun and pleasant as possible using bath time toys.
Here are some mom tricks that helped me with my daughter who hated bath time as a baby, and then fell in love with her battery-operated bath time toys: