What type of baby wipes are best for newborns?

Do newborns need special wipes?

According to pediatrician Jennifer Shu, diaper wipes are just fine for newborns. The only exception is if baby develops redness or a rash (other than diaper rash), which is indicative of sensative skin. … When baby is ready for regular wipes, choose ones that are alcohol-free and unscented to prevent irritation.

How do I choose baby wipes?

First, look at all of the wipe ingredients — while all wipes should be nontoxic, you may want to go with an organic or hypoallergenic variant, for extra safety. You also want to keep in mind your budget and how many wipes come in a pack, as well as if wipes are available in a bulk quantity for less.

Does it matter what baby wipes you use?

Some babies can’t handle fragrance on their diaper area, or anywhere against the skin. For these babies, unscented wipes are the better choice. Among the scented baby wipes varieties, the best choice is a matter of personal preference. Wipes that have a heavy fragrance may be off-putting to some parents, though.

Should you use wipes for wet diapers?

The overuse of wipes.

Believe it or not, not every diaper change requires the use of wipes. This is not only because pee is rarely irritating but also because today’s superabsorbent disposable diapers effectively limit the amount of pee that comes into contact with your baby’s skin.

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How many baby wipes should I register for?

How many baby wipes should I register for? You should register for 1 or 2 large boxes of wipes, and a few different brands of smaller packages of wipes. This gives friends and family the option to spend different amounts.

Are Huggies Pure wipes OK for newborns?

Huggies pure wipes offer gentle cleaning just like cotton wool and water, perfect from the first day and are made with natural absorbent fibres for healthy skin. Free from perfume, alcohol, parabens and phenoxyethanol, they’re hypoallergenic making them safe to use even on a newborn’s delicate skin.

Are Pampers baby wipes safe?

Are Pampers baby wipes gentle for baby’s sensitive skin? Yes. Pampers baby wipes have been clinically tested to ensure they do not cause allergies or skin irritation. They are clinically proven to be mild even on sensitive skin.