Congratulations on choosing BabyBjorn Bouncer Balance Soft! It was developed in close collaboration with pediatricians and has a unique ergonomic shape that gives your child’s head and back the correct support.BabyBjorn Bouncer Balance Soft may be used both as a bouncer and as a comfy chair. It can be used as a bouncer from newborn (at least 8 lbs/3.5 kg) until your child has learned to sit up without help. When your child can walk and sit on his or her own, you can turn the fabric around to create a comfy chair (up to 29 lbs/13 kg or approx. 2 years). Features: Soft design for an extra cozy feeling -Soft fabric, round forms and supportive design create an extra cozy feeling for your baby. Rocking that develops motor skills and balance – The enjoyable rocking develops your babys motor skills and balance in a natural way. No batteries are needed. Proper head and back support – The ergonomic design of the bouncer gives your baby proper support from age newborn. Specifications: Age:From newborn to approximately two years (8-29 lbs/3.5-13 kg). Material: Cotton: 100% cotton.Mesh: 100% polyester. Organic: 100% organically grown cotton. Cotton: 100% cotton.Mesh: 100% polyester. Organic: 100% organically grown cotton. The textiles closest to the child are tested and approved in accordance with Oeko-Tex Standard 100, class 1 for baby products. They are guaranteed harmless to childrens sensitive skin and will not trigger allergies. Weight and dimensions Weight: 4.6 lbs/2.1 kgHeight/length/width in highest position: 23 x 35 x 15.5 in/58 x 89 x 39 cmHeight/length/width in transport mode: 4.5 x 35 x 15.5 in/11 x 89 x 39 cm Care instructions It is very easy to remove the fabric and machine wash at 40 C (warm). Simply loosen the two elastic loops at the bottom and pull the fabric seat off the frame. Bouncer and chair in one BABYBJRN Bouncer Balance Soft can be used as both a bouncer and a comfy chair. From the time your baby is newborn (at least 8 lbs/3.5kg) and until she or he has learned to sit up unaided, it can be used as a bouncer. When your child has learned to walk and sit independently, you can reverse the fabric to create a comfortable childs chair (up to 29 lbs/13kg or approximately 2 years of age). Positions BABYBJRN Bouncer Balance Soft has four positions. The lowest position, C, is recommended for newborns sitting in the bouncer. Positions A and B can be used when the child can hold his or her back and head upright in these positions without a problem. It is not dangerous to exceed the recommended maximum weight for a position, but the rocking function will not work as well.When the product is used as a bouncer, the maximum weight is 20 lbs/9 kg according to European Standard EN12790:2009.