Eco Mama

You want to switch to sustainable items in your home—but when was the last time you looked in your first aid kit? It’s time to give your baby health arsenal a cleaner update, especially if you prefer to treat only what ails your child (without unnecessary additives or chemicals). Here’s a roundup of our favorite clean, non-toxic and natural options for treating scrapes, runny noses and other health and safety concerns you’ll face during your baby’s first year.

You want to switch to sustainable items in your home—but when was the last time you looked in your first aid kit? It’s time to give your baby health arsenal a cleaner update, especially if you prefer to treat only what ails your child (without unnecessary additives or chemicals). Here’s a roundup of our favorite clean, non-toxic and natural options for treating scrapes, runny noses and other health and safety concerns you’ll face during your baby’s first year.

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  • Ovia Health

    Ovia Health: tracking for fertility, pregnancy, & parenthood

    Ovia’s family of apps is designed for every family journey, from cycle tracking through pregnancy and parenting. Download the app that’s right for you to access personalized family health support, clinically-backed tools & content, and answers to all your fertility, pregnancy, and parenting questions.

  • NoseFrida

    Nasal Aspirator

    You’re going to need to suspend your “yuck” response on this one. Believe us when we say the NoseFrida is an essential for combating little stuffy noses. You gently suck the snot from your baby’s nostrils, but don’t worry. The disposable filters prevent the transfer of germs.

  • Well Earth Goods

    Natural Rubber Pacifier

    Soothing has never been so simple. This sustainably-made pacifier is softer than natural silicone and made with 100% natural rubber. With zero nooks or crannies for bacteria to hide, it’s also easy to clean when your child inevitably chucks it on the ground. And did we mention no BPA, PVC, phthalates or parabens?

  • Lafe's Natural Bodycare

    Organic Insect Repellent

    This organic insect repellent is made without deet or other common repellent chemicals. Instead, Lafe’s uses organic geranium and lavender essential oils to safely and effectively repel mosquitoes and ticks from your little one’s delicate skin. It’s also manufactured without alcohol, mineral oil, parabens, phthalates, petroleum, dyes and sulfates.

  • Fridababy

    A Minimalist Humidifier

    Not only is this a humidifier and excellent way to ease your baby’s congestion without the use of chemicals, it’s also a triple threat: it can be used as an essential oil diffuser and a color-changing night light.

  • Earth Mama

    Kids Mineral Sunscreen

    This clean, non-toxic sunscreen has been dermatologist-tested to be irritation free for sensitive skin, and is formulated without oxybenzone or octinoxate, artificial fragrance, or parabens. It’s also water-resistant, which makes it an excellent choice for summer family activities.

  • Zarbee's

    Natural Baby Chest Rub

    Petroleum, synthetic fragrance and dye-free, this baby chest rub from Zarbee’s Naturals uses the power of eucalyptus and lavender essential oils to clear your little one’s congestion and lull them to sleep when they’re not feeling well. Plus, the beeswax and shea butter balm smoothes on gently for an extra soothing touch.

  • Mushie

    Silicone Baby Toothbrush

    These soft, food-grade silicone infant toothbrushes are designed to help you create good habits from birth. The brush fits onto your finger and lets your little one soothe sore gums and gently cleanse budding teeth. Bonus: It’s formulated with BPA or chemicals.

  • PATCH

    Biodegradable Bandages

    Your boo-boo healing power is about to get an upgrade. Made from sustainable bamboo and without plastic and other irritating chemicals, these flexible bandages use activated charcoal to draw out impurities from minor wounds. And when it’s time to take them off? They’re biodegradable and compostable so they’ll break down in soil within weeks.

  • Evenflo

    Wooden Baby Gate

    This streamlined baby gate helps keep your little one safe once they become mobile—and thanks to its minimal wooden design, it won’t become an eyesore in your home. The door opens both ways and comes without a bottom bar so you won’t trip as you go up and down the stairs.

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