60 brilliant buys and services that made the cut!

And the Mother & Baby Award goes to…

 

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Favourite baby skincare range

 

Bübchen Baby Bath, Shampoo and Lotion
The deal
This German skincare brand’s products contain skin-calming ingredients such as aloe vera. Not just gentle on your baby’s hair and skin, they smell great, too.

Best sensitive skincare product

 

MooGoo Skincare MSM Soothing Cream
The deal
Packed with goodies like sweet almond oil, vitamin E and honey, this cream effectively soothes your sweetie’s sensitive skin.

Best baby wipes

 

Gaia Bamboo Baby Wipes
The deal The super-soft bamboo cloth gently cleans and soothes your baby’s skin with organic extracts. Free from alcohol, petrochemicals, sulphates and parabens, it boasts a light natural scent.

Best new baby wipes


Tollyjoy Fresh & Clean Baby Wipes
The deal
Vitamin E and aloe vera extracts in these towelettes hydrate and soothe your tot’s skin. They are also fragrance-, alcohol- and paraben-free, so baby can bid goodbye to irritated skin.

Best diaper cream


Bepanthen Ointment Nappy Rash Cream
The deal This ointment contains pro-vitamin B5 to gently aid natural skin recovery, while keeping bubba’s bottom soft, smooth and moisturised.

Best new babycare product


Zoli Buzz B Nail Trimmer
The deal
A battery-operated nail clipper that trims your tot’s nails safely with a gentle oscillating action. Comes with different filing pads for babies of different ages.

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Best bottle-feeding product


MAM Microwave Steam Sterilizer
The deal
Simply pour in some water, put the apparatus in the microwave and voila, your bottles will be sterilised in five minutes.

All-time favourite stretchmark product


Bio-Oil
The deal Made from a blend of plant extracts and vitamins suspended in an oil base, this non-greasy skincare oil helps improve the appearance of scars, stretch marks, uneven skin tone and ageing skin.

Best new maternity skincare product


Mustela 9 Months Stretch Marks Care Oil
The deal Great for massages, this naturally derived skincare oil will keep your skin supple, so it’s better able to withstand being stretched.

Favourite baby bottle


NUK Premium Choice Polypropylene Bottle
The deal The ultra-light BPA-free bottle boasts a silicone teat that mimics breastfeeding, while the extra-wide neck makes it easy to fill and clean.

Best travel product


MAM Milk Powder Box
The deal
This container’s unique triangular shape lets you quickly and easily pour the powder into your baby’s bottle without leaving a mess or any residue behind.

Best new baby bath product


Johnson’s Baby Active Fresh Powder
The deal This powder absorbs excess moisture, eliminates friction and chafing, while keeping junior fresh with a pleasant, long- lasting fragrance.

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Favourite bottle-feeding product


Philips Avent 3-in-1 Electric Steam Sterilizer
The deal This compact steam steriliser effectively eliminates 99.9 per cent of bacteria from your baby’s feeding utensils in just six minutes.

Best feeding product
 

Oxo Tot 4-piece Feeding Set
The deal
This four-piece, non-slip set has an easy-grip plate, bowl, knife and fork to make mealtimes more fun for your little fella. The design also encourages your little feeder to scoop up his food.

Best new organic baby wipes


K-Mom Naturefree Premium Baby Wet Wipes Embo
The deal Containing 99.8 per cent purified water and natural plant extracts like camomile and calendula to keep your baby’s delicate skin supple, these thick, oh-so-soft wipes also have an antibacterial effect, thanks to organic peppermint.

Favourite breastfeeding product
 

Babysafe Nursing Shawl
The deal Made of breathable chambray cotton, the one-size-fits- all shawl boasts a generous neckline for ventilation, and lets you make eye contact with baby.

Favourite nursing essential

Pigeon Disposable Breast Pads
The deal
Thanks to the contoured 3D shape and non-slip adhesive tape, these breast pads offer a great fit. The super-absorbent core traps excess milk, keeping you clean and dry.

Favourite breast pump (electric)

Ameda Lactaline Personal Dual Breast Pump
The deal You’ll express effectively and in comfort every time because this gadget lets you set your own speed and suction level from 32 combinations.

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Favourite breast pump (manual)


Philips Avent Comfort Manual Breast Pump
The deal
Compact and lightweight for easy on-the- go pumping, the pump's massage cushion stimulates milk flow, while the unique handle ensures a comfortable hold.

Favourite baby carrier


Manduca Baby Carrier
The deal
This soft, ergonomic structured backpack-style baby carrier is not only designed for newborns and infants who have no neck control, but also caters to toddlers and preschoolers (up to 20kg).

Best new baby carrier


Ergobaby 360
The deal The four-position baby carrier — front- inward, front- outward, hip and back carry positions — is a comfortable and ergonomic way to wear your baby.

Favourite fabric conditioner


Comfort Ultra Pure Fabric Conditioner

The deal Specially formulated for delicate and sensitive skin and suitable for babies, this softener keeps clothes soft and smelling fresh.

Favourite baby laundry detergent


Kodomo Baby Laundry Detergent
The deal A gentle, pH-balanced wash that’s free from harsh chemicals, this removes milk, food, urine and poop stains effectively.

All-time favourite liquid cleanser


Tollyjoy Baby Accessories & Vegetable Liquid Cleanser
The deal A non- toxic antibacterial ingredient in this baby-safe cleanser efficiently zaps germs from baby's food and toys.

 

Best new disposable diaper


Huggies Ultra Pants
The deal
Easily adjusted to fit baby, removing these re-fastenable pull-ups is a cinch, thanks to the easy-open sides. Also comes in different designs for boys and girls.

Best value disposable pants diaper


Drypers Drypantz
The deal The soft outer cover and Comfort Fit waistband keep bubba snug as a bug. Also contains skin-soothing natural aloe vera and camomile.

Best disposable diaper


Merries Tape Diaper
The deal
Super- absorbent and ultra-soft, its unique wavy top sheet allows air to flow freely between the diaper and the skin, so it does not stick to your baby’s bottom.

Best stroller


Baby Jogger City Versa
The deal
Boasting features like a large basket, a large canopy and a hand brake, this compact, one-hand quick-fold stroller can navigate any terrain.

Favourite compact stroller

Maclaren Techno XT
The deal
Your mini-mewill enjoy a relaxing ride in this umbrella-fold stroller with a fully reclining seat, extended leg rest, head hugger, plus front and rear suspension.

Best travel system
 

Britax Affinity Stroller
The deal Frame and fabric colour options let you customise your baby’s sleek ride. Adapt these wheels to your changing needs — install a stroller seat, or switch to a bassinet or an infant car seat — with the Click & Go system.

 

Best new stroller
 

Combi Mega Ride Stroller
The deal
Suitable for newborns to tots aged 4, this comfortable stroller ensures a smooth ride because of the extra-long and wide seat, and mega wheels.

Best lightweight stroller

Aprica Magical Air
The deal
This lightweight 2.8kg stroller with soft suspension moves like a dream and is a cinch to open and close, thanks to the one-touch system.

Best tandem stroller


Contours Options LT Tandem Stroller
The deal With six different seat options, this tandem stroller can accommodate many popular infant car seats. A front wheel suspension system makes it easy to manoeuvre.

Best new first-aid product

KoolFever Soft Cooling Gel Pillow
The deal
Use this pillow to lower your tyke’s temperature when he’s nursing a fever or on hot days or nights. Featuring a cushiony texture, it curves naturally around junior's head and neck.

Best new car seat
 

Britax Boulevard G4 Convertible Car Seat
The deal
Your sweetie will stay safely buckled in this car seat with an adjustable five-point harness and multiple recline positions. You can use this seat either rear- or forward-facing.

Best new high chair
 

Stokke Steps Chair
The deal
Designed to support the back and feet (with an adjustable footrest), this modular seating system adapts to your growing child. Add the Bouncer for newborns or Baby Set for babies 6 months and up.

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Best baby bouncer
 

Baby Björn Balance Soft (Mesh)
The deal
The contoured design in soft fabric creates a cosy feeling for your baby, while the rocking motion develops his motor skills and balance in a natural way.

Best toddler toy


Melissa & Doug Car Carrier Toy
The deal
A cool truck that picks up and delivers four colourful cars, this quality wooden toy is perfect for imaginary play.

Best new toddler toy


Y Glider 3-in-1 Scooter
The deal
Adapt this versatile three- stage scooter to suit your little one’s needs. Besides being a fun ride-on, its handlebars can be raised to adjust to your growing child.

Best baby toy

 

LeapFrog My Pal Scout/My Pal Violet
The deal
Entertaining interactive features in this cuddly soft toy lets your little learner grasp first words and numbers, daily routines and even emotions.

Best development toy

Big Bobby Car
The deal
The large steering wheel, comfortable seat and smooth wheels make this push-powered plaything perfect for kids from age 1, even as it boosts his motor skills and confidence.

Best toddler footwear
 

SRT Soft Motion Disney Mickey and Minnie Sandals
The deal
These kicks, which feature sensory pods on the outsole, will be his or her go-to footwear.

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Best new weaning food

Nestle Cerelac Infant Cereal with Yogurt (Wheat and Cherry Apple)
The deal
This nutritious nosh contains calcium- rich yoghurt to support strong bones and teeth.

Best organic baby food range

Ella’s Kitchen Stage 1 Baby Food Pouches
The deal
Your mini-muncher will enjoy this tasty organic chow that comes in handy pouches.

Best new toddler snack

Gerber Graduates Grabbers
The deal
Squeezable fruit and veggie pouches that are perfect for out-and-about snacking. Each bag, containing two servings of fruit or veg, makes a great nibble for your tot.

Most convenient weaning food

Heinz Pear
The deal
A handy on-the-go meal in a jar with no added colour, flavouring, sugar or preservatives, bubba will love this first food’s mild, sweet taste.

Most family-friendly shopping mall


VivoCity
The deal Besides kids’ retailers like Mothercare and baby amenities, this tot-friendly mall boasts a fun skypark with water features.

Most kid-centric eatery

EatPlayLove Craft Café
The deal
Serving tasty Thai-Western fare, the real highlight at this Aliwal Street café is the super-engaging craft corner that offers foil art, paper puppets and sock monkey kits. Sure to thrill young ’uns.

 

Best online store (tie)

www.dearbaby.com.sg
The deal An impressive range of baby gear, nursery essentials, toys and other kid-related products is stocked by this online store.

Best online store (tie)

www.pupsikstudio.com
The deal What began as a home- based business offering baby pouch carriers now showcases a large range of baby and nursing products.<

Best baby retailer


Mothercare
The deal
This purveyor of an extensive collection of baby and parenting products boasts 13 stores island-wide, including a newly refurbished located at HarbourFront Centre.

Favourite confectionery package
 

Sweetest Moments Cake and Cupcake Packages
The deal You can mix and match a wide range of delightful confectionery for your loved ones’ celebrations at this value-for- money retailer.

Best confinement food caterer

Thomson Confinement Food Catering
The deal
The food delivery service brings the nutritional goodness of home-style postnatal dishes like fish and papaya soup to your doorstep.

Favourite childcare service

Learning Vision Preschool and Childcare
The deal
This provider of childcare services to over 2,000 children offers early-childhood education on-site to various government agencies and private corporations.

 

Best safety product
 

Moz Away Junior Mosquito and Insect Repellent Lotion
The deal Featuring natural plant extracts, this bug-repelling lotion is safe for children, as well as expectant women and nursing mothers.

Most convenient safety product
 

Moskito Guard Face & Body Insect Repellent Wipes
The deal
These moisturising, non- greasy, waterproof wipes protect your brood from mozzies and other insects for up to eight hours.

Best toddler safety product


Littlelife Animal Toddler Daysack
The deal This practical yet super- cute backpack with padded shoulder straps adds fun to any outing, while the removable rein gives you control of your toddler.

Best product for dads


Diaper Dude Convertible Messenger/Backpack
The deal
Designed just for men, this bag has lots of compartments. Each carryall includes a checklist, so even clueless dads have no excuse for not packing their baby’s essentials!

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