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  • Difference between Baby Shampoo and Baby Wash

    Posted by h__w on September 14, 2020 at 7:01 am

    Hi,
    I’m wondering is there any difference between baby wash and baby shampoo ? 
    Can you just simply use baby wash as baby shampoo as well ? 
    Or is baby wash too harsh for baby’s hair ? 

    h__w replied 2 years, 4 months ago 2 Members · 1 Reply
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  • Perry

    Member
    September 14, 2020 at 12:57 pm

    The main difference between body wash and shampoo are the way they are marketed. In fact, when the VO5 brand I used to work on came out with a body wash, we pretty much took our shampoo, changed the label to say body wash and started selling it. The formulas were basically the same.

    For baby wash / shampoo, it’s the same story. No, baby wash is not too harsh for baby’s hair.

  • h__w

    Member
    October 1, 2020 at 8:50 am

    pretty much mind blowing,, thank you @Perry