New parents usually find out the hard way how nerve-wracking it can be to give their baby a bath, especially if the baby isn’t exactly in the mood at that particular time. On top of that, parents always have to worry about the baby’s safety for the duration of the bath, thus transforming what should be an enjoyable experience for the baby in a stressful one for everybody involved.
It was for this purpose that baby bath tubs were invented. These tubs are designed to give parents a sense of security along with a pleasant design for the baby to enjoy when it’s bath time. Let us then find out what are the ten best bath tubs on the market and what are the characteristics that make them so popular.
10Fisher-Price Bath Tub Rainforest Friends
This friendly-looking tub from Fisher-Price features a removable stopper that can be used to support the baby in a reclined position, making it easier for you to give them a bath. For good measure, it includes an alligator shifter and a hippo pouring cup that your baby will no doubt enjoy very much. At the same time, it comes with a plug for draining and a hook intended to help you dry the baby off when you’re done.
9Summer Infant Newborn to Toddler Fold Away Baby Bath
Made from a combination of plastic and vinyl, this surprisingly sturdy tub will provide you with the stability and durability you require while being very lightweight at the same time. It can also fold easily to help you store it away, a foldable design that also comes handy when traveling. Needless to say, like all quality baby tubs, this one features an inclined positioner that can be removed as the child grows but also an inflatable base that provides extra cushion.
8Boon Naked Collapsible Baby Bathtub
This particular baby bathtub is designed to provide two support positions for newborns and toddlers. It is a collapsible design that not only makes it easy to maneuver but also very easy to store. Furthermore, it is all part of a single assembly, meaning that you can transition between stages easily without losing any parts. Not only that, but thanks to a cleverly positioned drain plug, you can drain it out very fast.
7Summer Infant Newborn-to-Toddler Bath and Shower Tub
The main feature that makes this baby bathtub stand out from the rest is its motorized baby bath shower system that uses an ergonomically shaped handle to give you full control over the water flow. It also comes with a newborn sling that you can accommodate into a sink and a series of accessories to make it easy for you to bathe the child as it grows. At the same time, it has a very lightweight design that makes the tub easy to carry and store.
6Puj Tub – The Soft, Foldable Baby Bath Tub
Made from a soft foam that folds and conforms to almost any sink, this tub will cradle and protect the baby during bath time. Due to its foldable nature, you can also store it flat anywhere without getting in your way when you’re not using it. Furthermore, the soft foam construction protects the baby’s delicate skin from the cold sink while its soft, non-slip, PVC-free outer layers help to keep it firmly in place.
54Moms Infant Tub
This cleverly designed baby bath tub is one of the most interesting-looking tubs on the market. At the same time, it features a few equally interesting features that most parents will definitely enjoy. Among them, a built-in digital thermometer with a color-coded temperature display, side drains that allow dirty water to flow while clean water flows in, and a rinse cup with a rinse cup holder.
4Fisher-Price Precious Planet Whale of a Tub
Fisher-Price’s Precious Planet ‘Whale of a Tub’ is an adaptable tub designed to fit over double sinks or inside traditional bath tubs with ease. It also features a contoured insert for safe infant use, a soft-grip, non-slip foam surface that keeps the baby in place at all times, and an overall friendly-looking paint job. Not only that but this particular baby bath tub is a lot more affordable than most while still being very effective and maneuverable.
3Summer Infant Lil’ Luxuries Whirlpool Bubbling Spa and Shower Tub
This particular baby bath tub is designed to keep newborns fully supported while taking a bath yet very comfortable at the same time. Not only that, but it also keeps them entertained with motorized water jet bubbles and vibrations providing a very pleasant spa effect. We should also point out that it is designed to grow with the child to some extent, in the sense that it has a rinse spa/shower unit that can be used in an adult tub as well.
Primo’s Euro-Bath can accommodate babies of ages between 0 to 24 months in 2 bathing positions. It also features a unique anatomical shape with safety supports for the baby’s forearms and legs. Easy to drain and clean thanks to its plastic construction, this particular tub is also very easy to maneuver and store. Last but not least, it is a lot more affordable than some other baby bath tubs out there.
1The First Years Sure Comfort Deluxe Newborn To Toddler Tub
Like the name suggests, this tub is designed to accommodate both newborns and toddlers thanks to a pretty versatile build. It also comes with a mesh sling and a?padded headrest that provides extra comfort and support for the baby at all times. Not only that?but thanks to its deep, ergonomic design, it will keep the baby safe while its mildew-resistant pads make the tub easier to clean afterward.
When the bathing is done, don’t forget to rub lotion on the baby’s delicate skin to protect them from irritation and dry skin.