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Best suntan lotion for 8 months old

DH and I are taking a trip (the first in our marriage) and our daughter will be 8 months old we will be going to the zoo and i was wondering what is the best kind of sun tan lotion for a child this age........background info i am highly sensitive to the sun but DH is not so i tend to over due with suntan lotion after having sever burns that ended in painful blisters

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Asked by krissii at 8:59 PM on May. 22, 2011 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • I go by the number and I like the waterproof lotions. They all work for me. I would go with a number 50 - 70.

    Answer by mompam at 9:03 PM on May. 22, 2011

  • i just bought this new neutrogena 70spf called wet skin for pool and beach..u can use it even after they are wet..I have used it 3times already when my dd was in the sun and she hasnt gotten any sun yet! Plus shes very fair complected so its important I keep her burn free..its about $10 at walmart

    Answer by jorjiegirl at 9:04 PM on May. 22, 2011

  • They got a new Pink bottle Water Babies whatever it is that is 100+ SPF.

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:41 PM on May. 22, 2011

  • Just make sure that it is made for babies...the higher the SPF the better. Put a hat and some little shades on the baby too! ;)

    Answer by justme782 at 11:27 PM on May. 22, 2011

  • I use aveeno baby 55..I just reapply it after water or being out in the sun for awhile..cute sun could even get a cute little umbrella if its hot where your going...have fun!!!

    Answer by socalikim at 3:19 AM on May. 23, 2011

  • You want to get one with at an SPF of at least 15.

    Answer by makelineerror at 8:58 AM on May. 23, 2011

  • Waterbabies works best for us...Neutrogena and others seemed to sting her eyes.

    Answer by siren77 at 9:52 AM on May. 24, 2011

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