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Is there a HE baby detergent on the market?

We recently bought a high effiency washer and dryer. I have not seen any baby detergent with a HE formular. Can anybody help??

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Cupcakes4u2

Asked by Cupcakes4u2 at 11:32 PM on Jun. 12, 2009 in Home & Garden

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  • Does your baby get rashes if you don't use special soap?

    Most babies do not need Dreft or other special soaps. Even most that do have any issues do fine with dye and perfume free detergents.

    Other than that, I don't know if there is a special HE Dreft type detergent available yet.
    kaycee14

    Answer by kaycee14 at 1:20 AM on Jun. 13, 2009

  • There are lots of very safe (safer than conventional baby detergents) laundry agents! Country Save is excellent! No additives, no enzymes (which can be an allergen). I also really like Biokleen.
    misses_nick

    Answer by misses_nick at 2:06 AM on Jun. 13, 2009

  • All makes a free and clear (all small and mighty HE it's in a white bottle). I've used that for baby clothes. Tide also does okay and my boys have serious skin issues. I now just make my own so I know exactly what is going next to my babies skin.
    Kathryn620

    Answer by Kathryn620 at 8:44 AM on Jun. 13, 2009

  • I always used All Free&Clear HE. We had no problems with it.
    SWasson

    Answer by SWasson at 9:41 AM on Jun. 13, 2009

  • I was just going to give the same answer is the poster above me. I love ALL Free & Clear (hubby has very sensitive skin) and they do make an HE version of it. It's basically the same thing as "baby" detergent anyway--no dyes or perfumes--and it does cost a lot less than Dreft.
    vicesix

    Answer by vicesix at 3:36 PM on Jun. 13, 2009

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