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Pregnancy: March 2009 Babies Community
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571042 tn?1271447141

Pampers Vs Huggies

I have never heard this before but my sis in law was telling me that her friends who have little girls don't like huggies. Apparently huggies has a higher chance of giving little girls yeast infections?? And that pampers are better for girls? Anyone else hear this or have experience with this?
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175665 tn?1306459024
I've never heard of that.  I used Huggies with my daughter and she never had any problems.  With my son I preferred Pampers for the newborn diapers because they are much softer.  And then use Huggies after that because they don't leak as bad.  I'm planning the same for this baby.
495673 tn?1240014727
my kids r 7 and 3 and i have ONLY used Huggies, and my mom only used it w all 4 of us so i have also never heard of this
589762 tn?1330207135
Wow I never heard of this either..... I did use pampers with my daugher tho and didnt have any issue..... she is 10 now....
368461 tn?1291515587
I have no idea about this debate - but someone recommended that I buy these:

pamper swaddler sensitive for newborns. Also diapers.com is free delivery for orders over $40 and has a $10 off coupon on babycenter.com

571042 tn?1271447141
Yeah my sis in law was saying something about huggies being a little "too good" at keeping moisture in and that is why they would get yeast infections? I don't know though...I have never heard of it before and apparently no one else has either...so it is probably not necessarily true for all baby girls..
Avatar universal
i believe it .. i have had 5 kids.. the first 4 used pampers and never had any issues barely even any redness.. with my now 4 month old i tried huggies.. and she has gotten so many yeast infections where i would have to apply prescribed cream.. when i switch to pamper her redness and bad yeast infections completely stopped for about 2 weeks now.. which is a long time compared to how often she got them on huggies.
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