What are reusable diapers?
A reusable diaper is made from a combination of natural and man-made materials. They are often made from cotton or polyester. These diapers can be reused and are eco friendly. You can machine wash these diapers with warm water once it has been used and then hand dry it to reuse it again.
Why use Reusable Diapers?
Reusable diapers are good for parents who want to protect their little one’s sensitive skin from various chemicals and allergens. These diapers help your child’s skin breathe which leads to your child being comfortable and happy.
Using reusable diapers can make an impact on the environment as well, opting for reusable, recyclable diapers makes you not only a responsible parent but also a responsible citizen of the world.
Advantages of using reusable diapers
Eliminates skin reaction: Disposable diapers aren’t the most comfortable for your child. It makes your child cranky and uneasy. Disposable diapers cause general discomfort, skin irritations and diaper rashes from the plastic used in disposable diapers. Most of the Reusable diapers are made out of cotton or natural bamboo fibre.
Early Potty Training: Your child loves being clean but while using disposable diapers, they don't feel the sensation of wetness. Whereas when it comes to reusable diapers when the natural fibre liners get wet, they will know something isn't right and you will observe them telling you that they need a diaper change. That’s when you can get the concept of potty training which will be more appealing to them as they age.
Lighter on your pocket: Did you know? The average number of diapers that your little one uses in their first year is around 5,400 and that is a crazy number considering the cost of disposable diapers. Reusable diapers can save you money in the lower four-figure range, and imagine that’s just for one child. Reusable diapers are usually adjustable, ranging from infancy up to size 5 and sometimes even around two years of age.
Health Benefits of Using Reusable Diapers
- Toddlers can feel when the diaper is wet which can lead to early potty training.
- Depending on the diaper, your little one may be exposed to lesser harmful chemicals, including pesticides and artificial fragrances.
- Reusable diapers are made of cotton which may be comparatively more breathable, which will avoid skin irritation.
- Infants with allergies may have skin reactions to certain chemicals present in disposable diapers. Switching to reusable diapers, or using less disposable diapers, may reduce your child’s exposure to allergens and other irritants.
Why opt for 1st Step’s Reusable Diapers?
Coated With A Waterproof Material: The exterior layer of this reusable cloth diaper is coated with a waterproof material which makes it easy for people around your child to carry your child without hesitation to change your little one’s diaper.
Prevents Leakages: This reusable diaper prevents leakage and keeps your baby dry and comfortable.
Does Not Cause Irritation Or Diaper Rashes: The material of the reusable diaper is super soft and safe for your baby's skin and does not cause irritation or diaper rashes.
Adaptable To Size Of A Growing Baby: This reusable diaper has many adjustments for your baby as it grows. Multiple buttons help in adjusting and this reusable diaper can be used as your baby grows from 3 months - 2 years. The button clips help in holding the grip of the reusable diaper.
Extra Absorbency: These reusable diapers easily hold solids. And the inner reusable insert offers extra absorbency which works well with heavy wetters as well. The inner absorbent is a 3 layered microfiber reusable liner. It is super soft and absorbent but it should not directly come in contact with your child’s skin.
Attractive Colors: The reusable diaper comes in a variety of colours and designs. The designs are trendy and would look super cute on your little one. Our designs are fashionable and help your child rock any look. These fashionable reusable diapers come in multiple colours such as pink, blue, red, yellow with different patterns and prints.
This reusable diaper comes with a microfiber reusable liner.
Key features of Reusable diapers with liner
- Absorbent and Comfortable
- Includes an absorbent liner
- Adjustable snaps for slug fit
- From newborn to toddler
Microfiber liners are an insert that comes along with most reusable diapers. It is a synthetic fibre and is known for its quick absorbency qualities.
Microfibre, although very soft, should not touch the baby's skin directly. Microfiber helps in absorbing the solids and wetness. If this liner comes directly in contact with your little one’s skin, it could cause irritation and rashes so be sure to insert it in the diaper so that you can prevent your little one from rashes and irritations.
Our exclusive range of reusable diapers are also available at your nearest 1st Step Store, drop by to get your hands on the latest collection.