What exactly is a washable diaper?
Parents new to the field are hesitant about which diapers to use. The washable diaper rating begins to increase. However, next to it, others do not yet know the use of this type of diaper. So, dear parents-to-be or parents currently or interested, here is an article which will explain in detail the washable diapers for baby. Read on for all you need to know about washable diapers .
What is a washable diaper?As the name suggests, it is a type of baby diaper that can be washed after use. Its main difference from disposable diapers is that it can be used multiple times.
What are its main components?
In general, a washable diaper has the following elements:
- The absorbent or the insert
- Protective panties
- Velcro or pressures
The absorbent or the insert
Several names are possible but the most used are absorbent and insert. This is the part where baby's waste goes: urine and stool. Its role is therefore to absorb any liquid that is in this area, especially urine.
Protective pantiesThis is the waterproof outer part of the material. It is the diaper support that helps hold baby's stools.
ElasticsThey are used to maintain and adjust the diaper on the waist and thighs •
This is the scratch to tie on both sides of the baby.
What sizes are available for these diapers?For this, there are two:
One size fits allAlso referred to as a scalable size, it accommodates babies between 3kg and 15kg. It adjusts with snaps on the front of the diaper. •
The multi-size diaperThis type of washable diaper can be used for each baby's size, depending on their weight. A change is therefore necessary for each weight gain of the baby.
What types of inserts to choose?
In France, between 2 and 3% of parents use washable diapers for their babies. You have the choice between different inserts: