From body cream to bath bombs, we tell you about the hottest beauty products for kids.
Words: Tamara Clarke
There’s no shortage of kid- friendly beauty products on the market and picking the right ones can be quite daunting. Consequently, we’ve scoured the internet and local beauty aisles to bring you the absolute best in skin and healthcare for the youngest members of the family. We kept things interesting too with offbeat picks that you may not know exist.
Just Gentle Kids Deodorant
Personal hygiene is important for budding athletes. If there’s a chance you’re raising the next Lionel Messi or Michael Jordan, throw a tube of Just Gentle Kids Deodorant in with the cleats, bats and balls. This product is formulated with all natural ingredients to stop bacterial growth, which causes odour. Just Gentle deodorant comes in two varieties – unscented and one with a cool, fresh scent – to provide all day protection for kids. AED 44.89.
Original Sprout Scrumptious Baby Cream
Keep your bundle of joy smelling good with the lingering aroma of calendula and rosemary, which soothes and calms sensitive skin. Scrumptious Baby Cream is a multi-purpose protective barrier to help keep babies’ skin feeling nourished, soft and hydrated. It has a gentle pH of 5.5 to 6.5 and this vegan product does not contain soy, gluten, honey, peanut or dairy making it ideal for the most sensitive little ones. AED 126.
Hot Tot Sweet Pea Curl Serum
Wave bye-bye to crunchy curls with Sweet Pea Curl Serum by natural hair care brand, Hot Tot. This ultra-light styling cream smooths away frizz and softly defines curls. It tames flyaways with intense moisture and leaves hair bouncy and full of life. This product is formulated with a bunch of sweet-smelling, natural ingredients including grape seed oil, aloe vera, jojoba seed oil and white tea for UV protection. Oh, and here’s a fun fact: Megan Cage, founder of Hot Tot, appeared on ABC’s Shark Tank where she secured billionaire Mark Cuban as an investor, so every Hot Tot purchase supports a mum in business. AED 79.80.
Make bath time magical with these award-winning bath bombs by Mini-U. If your little one loathes bath time – infamously known as the prelude to bedtime – try dropping one of these in the water to turn a boring bath into a welcomed fizzy delight. Even better, these bath bombs have a hidden toy inside that your little one will surely jump in to discover. This pack of six takes the guesswork out choosing a colour and gives you several chances to make bath time sizzle. AED 65.10.