Gold Award Winner (Joint) – Snufflebabe Vapour Rub
Scooping the Gold Award is the Snufflebabe Vapour Rub, an old remedy, but still one of the best.
It uses eucalyptus oil, menthol and thyme to decongest a stuffy baby and is suitable from 3 months. The Snuffle Babe vapour rub has been endorsed by NHS Choices as a medicine that will relieve symptoms of a blocked nose in infants.
£2.58 for 24ml, Snufflebabe
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Gold Award Winner (Joint) – Braun Thermoscan 7 Ear Thermometer With Age Precision
Winning the joint gold gong for its “doctor-like accuracy”, giving quick results and being “very, very, very, very easy to use,” the Braun Thermoscan 7 Ear Thermometer With Age Precision is a hit with the PBA panel and MFM parents alike.
One of our judges simply had this to say: “Thank you Braun,” so we guess she likes it!
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Bronze Award Winner (Joint) – Sterimar Baby Nasal Spray
The Sterimar Baby Nasal Spray is a great product for parents who want to give their little one’s relief from a blocked nose as it helps to break down mucus.
Simply made of sea water and purified fresh water this spray has a nozzle which is designed to dispense a very gentle squirt of the microfine solution to flush out any nasties – much better than sucking out it out the old way.
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Bronze Award Winner (Joint) – Dentinox Cradle Cap Treatment Shampoo
“It gets rid of cradle cap after the first use – I wish I had bought this earlier,” was one comment of a PBA judge on Dentinox’ Cradle Cap Treatment Shampoo.
Gentle enough to use from birth, the Dentinox Cradle Cap Treatment Shampoo will get rid of your baby’s dry, flaky, itchy scalp.
£2.09 for 125ml, Dentinox
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Bronze Award Winner (Joint) – Nelsons Teetha Teething Granules
Last year’s Gold Award-Winnner, Nelsons teething granules is a homeopathic remedy for the calming relief of teething symptoms.
It comes in a handy, easy to use packets and is loved by both our PBA judges and MFM mums alike.
£3.49 for a pack of 24 sachets, Nelsons.
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