The actress, who was formerly linked to Charlie Sheen, has welcomed the child into her home and given her the name Eloise Joni Richards.
A child safety lock is one of the baby proofing products that could be useful for locking away poisonous chemicals, as one expert has said firmly securing the cabinets where dangerous materials are kept is a good preventative measure.
In an article for Philippine news provider the Journal, Manny Calonzo of the EcoWaste Coalition's Steering Committee said that keeping hazardous substances away from kids can save lives.
Baby proofing with items such as stair gates may need to be left to the man of the house while mothers focus on smaller products like socket covers, as one expert has warned against being too active after pregnancy.
Graeme Hildith, author and founder of fitFAQS.co.uk, explained that a hormone released while women are carrying a child could lead to injuries to mums if they are too active in the first half of a year of a baby's life.