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#1 Chief Pancake Make

Posted 08 February 2013 - 10:45 AM

I agree with the author - no big deal - isn't that what all the sented baby washes really are anyway.   Besides you know what my baby smells like if I dont use scented washes - cheese!!!  


#2 Cranky Kitten

Posted 08 February 2013 - 10:50 AM

Beats the smell of sour milk spew that mine end up with otherwise I guess.

I do tend to prefer a gentle unscented goats milk soap. Does the job, not sure I'd use an expensive perfume because well, it'll end up smelling like puke soon enough.

Darn chucky babies.

#3 BadCat

Posted 08 February 2013 - 10:51 AM

I think it's stupid.

But good on the designers for coming up with an extra way to fleece the people.  That's how they get rich after all.

#4 livvie7586

Posted 08 February 2013 - 10:57 AM


Petit Enfant has had a eau de toilette out in their baby skincare range for years (i think i might have a bottle laying around somewhere that came in a pack i was given).  honestly it isn't something i would use (hence the unopened bottle here), but if it isn't causing any harm i can't see the issue with it (to each his/her own blah, blah, blah)

#5 Bam1

Posted 08 February 2013 - 11:01 AM

I agree with the comment from the article below.

"There is a big difference between practical baby products being scented and perfume for babies. What could make a better gift? Oh just about anything else - a nice baby blanket, a cot set, clothes, babysitting.
Of course a beauty editor has no problem in rich fashion houses exploiting new mothers with another unnecessary baby product as she would be out of a job if superficiality was unimportant."

I would also be wary of any unnecessary chemicals and have always just used soap and water for my great smelling babies

#6 steppy

Posted 08 February 2013 - 11:12 AM

QUOTE (O TheHugeManatee @ 08/02/2013, 11:51 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I think it's stupid.

But good on the designers for coming up with an extra way to fleece the people.  That's how they get rich after all.

Yep. A fool and their money are soon parted.

#7 Oriental lily

Posted 08 February 2013 - 01:02 PM

I wouldn't use it,

But I think it's no different to all the other baby stuff on the market  with no real purpose other than a indulgement of the parents.
Like shoes for none walkers?
Never understood that, especially expensive little nike runners ect.

If it makes them happy............

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