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      Take the work out of washing bub’s clothes by choosing a trusted laundry detergent that’s gentle on delicate skin and works effectively to take out tough stains. Our range of baby laundry detergents are dermatologically tested and formulated for sensitive skin to minimise skin irritations.

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      Choose a quality baby-friendly laundry liquid to fight tough stains and care for bub’s sensitive skin


      Choosing the right laundry liquid for babies with sensitive skin

      A new baby’s skin is soft and delicate and needs to be cared for with quality products specifically formulated for babies. While all babies have delicate skin, some little one’s skin may be even more sensitive than others, even prone to rashes and eczema. If your bub has sensitive skin, choosing the right laundry liquid for your little one can ensure bub’s skin is cared for and not irritated. To find the best laundry liquid for your little one’s sensitive skin, look out for ones that are dermatologically tested, non-irritating, and also paraben-free. Even if your little one isn’t prone to rashes or eczema, your baby’s skin is delicate. The reason why many parents choose a gentle laundry liquid formulated for babies from a trusted brand.


      Tips for washing baby clothes properly to avoid skin irritations

      In general, baby-friendly laundry liquids are tested by dermatologists and/or paediatricians. What makes trusted baby laundry liquids baby-friendly is that they’re hypoallergenic, free of dyes, phosphates, optical brighteners, bleach, preservatives, additives, parabens and enzymes, and are also fragrance-free. And they must be effective in removing stains.

      Many parents wash new baby clothes and nursery linen, bedding and sheets before using them. Keeping any fabric that comes into contact with your little one’s skin hygienically clean, soft and non-irritating is important to keep bub safe and comfortable. Here are some useful tips for washing baby’s clothes properly to avoid skin irritations.

      • Wash all new clothes before use in a baby-friendly laundry liquid formulated for delicate and sensitive skin.
      • To remove stains from everyday mishaps and to minimise skin irritation, continue to use a laundry liquid formulated for babies.
      • If your baby has sensitive skin, choose a laundry liquid specifically formulated for babies with sensitive skin.
      • Ideally, a baby-friendly laundry liquid is suitable for machine washing and hand washing. Check the suitability of laundry liquid for a front loader or top loader.
      • If you’re hand washing baby’s clothes, ensure you thoroughly rinse out all laundry liquid.
      • For machine washing or hand washing, always ensure all baby clothes and baby items are completely dry before using.


      Get rid of those pesky food stains with our range of baby laundry detergent

      Babies make a mess. From all parts of their body, at all times of the day (and night!). This is part and parcel of raising little children. Luckily there are ways to minimise the washing workload from everyday mishaps. To avoid hours of battling stains, or discarding stained clothes and adding them to landfills, an effective laundry detergent can ensure bub’s clothes are cleaned thoroughly so that they last for longer. That’s why finding a skin-sensitive laundry liquid like Pigeon’s Baby Laundry Detergent that gets rid of pesky food stains and doesn’t irritate bub’s skin can be a game changer. Not only does this save money (in not needing to replace stained clothes) but it’s also kinder to the environment by minimising waste.


      Shop our range of refillable Pigeon Baby Laundry Detergent specially formulated for the best stain removal

      Suitable for machine and hand washing, the Pigeon range is also available in a convenient refill pack. This reduces single-use plastic and is kinder to the environment. When empty, keep your original Pigeon Baby Laundry Detergent 500ml container and easily replenish with squeezable Pigeon Baby Laundry Detergent 450ml refill.


      Our baby laundry liquid gently cares for your baby’s skin while removing tough everyday stains

      Babies and young children have sensitive skin that needs extra care and attention. Shop our range of baby products and liquid detergents to remove tough food stains and keep your little one clean. Pigeon Baby Laundry Detergent has a unique formulation to trap and lift dirt, and then rinse without damaging clothes. Pigeon’s baby laundry liquid effectively combats everyday mishaps from fruit and food stains to extreme (but also common) mishaps involving urine and faeces. Formulated for tough stains but still gentle on your baby’s skin, our skin-sensitive laundry liquid range gently cares for your baby’s skin while removing tough everyday stains from clothing.


      Care for your baby’s clothes with Metro Baby’s liquid detergent containing no artificial colours or irritants

      Be completely prepared for the arrival of your newborn with our sensitive baby laundry liquid. Or if your little one is prone to skin irritations, our range of specially formulated laundry products will provide hard action to remove tough food stains while being gentle on your baby’s skin. With no artificial colours or irritants, our baby liquid detergents are trusted baby care products.


      Shop the best baby laundry detergent in Australia, and other quality baby products at Metro Baby

      Metro Baby is your go-to one-stop online shop for quality baby and toddler products, for convenient delivery across Australia. Our range of baby laundry detergent is trusted by parents to fight stains while being gentle on the baby’s delicate skin. Our stain-fighting laundry range includes dermatologically-tested Pigeon Baby Laundry Detergent which is anti-bacterial, non-irritating and paraben-free. All our baby products put child safety first and adhere to Australian and New Zealand safety standards. Besides caring for your clothes and bub’s skin, other bestseller products include swaddles, prams, car seats, breastfeeding products, sterilisers, cleansers and cleaning products, pacifiers, teethers, nappy bags, bath and baby care products, skin lotion, toys, baby clothes and more.


      Buying online at Metro Baby

      Metro Baby is trusted by parents across Australia for our extensive range of deluxe and specialty baby products from local and international quality brands. We are careful in selecting the best baby products to cater for your little one's many and changing needs. Our exceptional customer service includes easy checkout, Price Promise and gift cards. We also offer free delivery on standard orders over $99 and ship to most postcodes across Australia. And for Melbourne-based orders, we offer an effortless click-and-collect pick-up service.




      Which laundry liquid is best for babies?

      The best laundry liquids for babies are those that are specifically formulated for the baby’s skin. Look out for Metro Baby’s trusted quality products by baby brands that know how to care for delicate and sensitive skin. Like Pigeon’s range of laundry liquid, which is dermatologically tested, paraben-free and antibacterial.


      What is the best way to wash baby clothes?

      The best way to wash baby clothes is with a trusted laundry liquid formulated for a baby’s delicate skin, and especially for sensitive skin. If you use a fabric softener, for sensitive skins, choose a dermatologically tested trusted brand. For all baby products, including baby clothes, it’s important to read the label for washing and care instructions (delicate fabrics and baby clothes may require hand washing or a cold water wash). Always read baby clothing care instructions to keep bub’s clothes looking like new for longer.