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11 Natural Baby Wipes That Are Gentle on Babies but Tough on Clean-up

December 11, 2019 Updated December 17, 2019


Babies — they’re cute, but let’s be honest, they’re kind of terrible houseguests. They’re always either making or about to make a mess, and you spend most of your time cleaning up after them. If you don’t have a pack of baby wipes stashed in every corner and bag you own, call us impressed.

With the amount of face, hand, and bottom wiping that you’re doing on a daily basis, it’s important to know what you are and are not putting on your little one’s delicate skin (or yours for that matter). In the early days, seems they are sensitive to everything. Below are 11 baby wipes that are free of alcohol, fragrance, and harsh chemicals, so you can be tough on blowouts but gentle on baby bums.

Pipette Baby Wipes

Pipette’s baby wipes have nothing but clean ingredients — like moisturizing plant-derived glycerin and squalane — for sensitive baby skin. They’re nontoxic, fragrance-free, and EWG-certified (free of harmful chemicals according to the strictest standards) to boot. All that, for less than the cost of your morning coffee.


Hello Bello Baby Wipes

Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard are both #couplegoals and #parentgoals, so you know their line of baby products is created with TLC. The Hello Bello plant-based wipes are made with 99 percent pure water and a touch of aloe and chamomile. They’re soft, hypoallergenic, and free of fragrances.


The Honest Company Baby Wipes

pes are also gentle, plant-based, alcohol and paraben-free, and made with over 99 percent water.


Seventh Generation Free & Clear Baby Wipes

These wipes are gentle on baby skin and free of fragrance and alcohol. They’re formulated with plant-based moisturizers like aloe vera, and safe whether you’re wiping faces, hands, or bottoms.


WaterWipes Sensitive Baby Wipes

WaterWipes claim they make the world’s purest baby wipes and it’s easy to see why. The wipes contain 99.9 percent purified water and a drop of fruit extract as a skin conditioner, making them gentle enough for even newborns.


Caboo Tree-Free Bamboo Baby Wipes

You’re likely going through loads of wipes any given hour, and this eco-friendly option will make you feel less guilty about grabbing more. The Caboo wipes are made from organically grown bamboo, a more sustainable alternative to tree-based wipes, and they’re compostable in as fast as four weeks. The wipes have 99.7 percent naturally-derived ingredients, including vitamin E and aloe.


Joonya Baby Wipes

Joonya baby wipes are made with viscose fabric, an eco-friendly, biodegradable substance, and not only is the packaging cute, but it’s also recyclable. The wipes are infused with a blend of aloe vera, chamomile, and jojoba oil and contain non-toxic ingredients.


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Pipette Baby Wipes
Hello Bello Baby Wipes
The Honest Company Baby Wipes
Seventh Generation Free & Clear Baby Wip...
WaterWipes Sensitive Baby Wipes
Caboo Tree-Free Bamboo Baby Wipes
Joonya Baby Wipes