Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

pampers or huggies! Wanting to know from parents who tried both brands!

ok so I am wanting to know which brand is better for my son! I am currently using pampers and think I am gonna make a transition. I used pampers from birth and the new born diapers worked wonders and seemed comfortable. I realized a couple of weeks ago (when my son had the stomach flu) he was destroying his diaper..... I would change his diaper and in the middle of changing him he would continue to diarea ( I know it's gross, but reality). It got so bad that I would have to watch his diaper while he slept...... I realized his diapers weren't able to old his poop. The stretchy band around his thigh and waist would somehow undo itself.... After his flu I began to continue to use the pamper til I realize it still wasn't holdin his poop. So I tried every brand of diapers and realized huggies was the next best thing that didn't give a rash. So far huggies worked wonders. Has anyone went through similar experiences. Huggies or pamp

Answer Question
 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 11:51 PM on May. 6, 2010 in Toddlers (1-2)

Answers (14)
  • Well my son is only 9 months old and I like Pampers better than Huggies. We haven't had any problems with leaks or anything like that and I just think Pampers are softer and hold the smell of pee in better than Huggies. However, for an older child, it might be a different story. My cousin swears by Huggies Supreme for her almost 2 year old.
    Ash9724

    Answer by Ash9724 at 11:55 PM on May. 6, 2010

  • It has been years since my kids were in diapers. At the time luvs were the best. Pampers were my second choice.. I don't know if huggies got better but at the time I did not like them at all..
    midnightmoma

    Answer by midnightmoma at 11:56 PM on May. 6, 2010

  • I use huggies we started out using pampers but found out really fast that they sucked. everytime she would pee her clothes got soaked.
    robinalbright

    Answer by robinalbright at 11:56 PM on May. 6, 2010

  • We started in pampers and there were great until he was a couple months old. Then we started switching them around trying different ones. I liked huggies but I also like Target brand diapers, so those are the ones we are using now.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:57 PM on May. 6, 2010

  • When my son was first born he was in pampers in the NICU so we stuck w/ them but then when he goot into a size 2 finally we switched. They are bigger, comfier, more stretchy, and they hold a lot better for my son. But that is just my son. Others say luvs holds a lot and does well for those who pee a lot but my son goes through those in 2 seconds. Huggies are the only ones that really work for my son.
    chelleybeans

    Answer by chelleybeans at 11:57 PM on May. 6, 2010

  • We use Huggies and also Huggies Overnights......Pampers gave my daughter a violent rash.
    BridgetC140

    Answer by BridgetC140 at 11:58 PM on May. 6, 2010

  • I don't like either. We have been using gdiapers, 7th gen and Earths best.
    babycakes254

    Answer by babycakes254 at 12:16 AM on May. 7, 2010

  • well I agree the smell is held in with pampers... I found huggies work well and I am beginning to realized that his skin condition has been better! I will try the target brand and 7 generation brand. He really need a good diaper until I potty train him.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:35 AM on May. 7, 2010

  • when my dd started blowing out her diapers i finally figured out that i needed to go up in size. The blowouts stopped, wish i would have thought of it sooner cause it would have saved so many disgusting clean ups lol

    pampers or huggies- pampers but NOT the Dry Max seeing as they are causing chemical burns and babies behinds...can google and find easily.

    I use cloth at home and disposable at night and in the car, she Always poops in the car.
    ReneeLRS

    Answer by ReneeLRS at 1:02 AM on May. 7, 2010

  • oh he is in size 3 and weighs 20lbs...
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:13 AM on May. 7, 2010

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.

Next question in Toddlers (1-2)
what do you say?

Next question overall (Just for Fun)
dog name help..

close Join now to connect to
other members!
Connect with Facebook or Sign Up Using Email

Already Joined? LOG IN