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11 Best Diapering Picks

by Jennifer Kelly Geddes


11 Best Diapering Picks

We’ve got all you need to keep your baby’s bottom clean and dry, so stock up—you’ve got a lot of diapering to do! Plus, check out the best cloth diapers

Clean dream

You can use diaper wipes on your tot from day one—especially these extra mild ones from Pampers. They’re as gentle as a washcloth and water (but way more convenient) and will tidy him up lickety-split. ($6.54 for 2-pack, overstockdrugstore.com)

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Awesome organizer

You’ll be changing your little guy all over the house, so make it easy and pick up one of these smart totes. It’s lightweight, holds 24 diapers and has multiple pockets to hold rash cream, lotion, wipes and more. Now if you can just get Dad to use it… ($22, amazon.com)

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Soothing balm

Desitin is made with aloe and vitamin E, so it treats your tot’s tushie gently and wipes away easily, leaving only healthy-looking skin. Plus, we love the fresh scent—not at all medicinal. ($5.29, toysrus.com)

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Sweet success

Banish stinky diaper odor from your baby’s room with this brilliant, hands-free disposal system. The Genie II Elite seals away over 30 small diapers in the handy chamber and it’s taller too, which means no more bending over with your baby to use it. ($39.50, target.com)

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Planet saver

These soft and comfy cotton ‘nappies’ from Britain will protect your sweetie and help reduce waste in landfills at the same time. The Bambino Mio includes a liner, cloth diaper, and a cute cover (polka dots and stars!) with Velcro tabs and elastic cuffs and waistband. ($100 for 12 nappies and 3 covers, giggle.com)

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Stylish mama

The JJ Cole combination diaper bag/purse has a changing pad and wallet organizer tucked inside and is made of PVC- and phthalate-free fabrics. But the designs are the best part, including mod lime green squares, multi-colored dots, and funky pink daisies. ($19.95, jjcoleusa.com)

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Eco-friendly

This is a wipe like no other—they’re compostable and made from 100% plant-derived fibers, without rayon, alcohol, plastic or harsh chemicals. They’re also larger and thicker than traditional wipes (so you’ll use fewer of them), and the packaging is more compact and recyclable. ($5.99 for 80, diapers.com)

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Classic comfort

Pampers’ two-in-one system is designed to keep your babe extra dry, with extremely breathable fabric and a wetness indicator that shows you when he needs a change. Genuis! ($18.99 for 60 diapers, diapers.com)

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Green baby

These chlorine-free, non-irritating organic cotton diapers are good for Mother Earth and fabulous looking to boot. From polka-dots and animal prints to cheery, bright solids, there’s a style for every fashionable baby—and her mama. ($19.97-$32.97, blueberrydiapers.com)

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Tushie care

Remember, diaper rash is not your fault—so don’t feel guilty about it! When those little red bumps flare up, soothe him with this balm containing zinc oxide and vitamins B5 and E. You’ll be on your way to healing the rash and preventing it, too. ($6.49, walgreens.com)

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On the move

When your little guy starts to crawl and cruise, he’ll need a diaper that gives him the freedom to do it. Huggies Little Movers are 30% less bulky and are shaped to better fit your busy bee’s legs. (from $16.99, target.com)

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