Blooming Bath Baby Bath Bathtub

Last updated date: August 29, 2019

DWYM Score
8.8

Blooming Bath Baby Bath Bathtub

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Overall Take

In our analysis of 75 expert reviews, the Blooming Bath Blooming Bath Baby Bath Bathtub placed 4th when we looked at the top 10 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

Editor's Note July 2, 2020:
Checkout The Best Baby Registry Gifts for a detailed review of all the top baby registry products.

Expert Summarized Score
9.0
7 expert reviews
User Summarized Score
9.0
1,557 user reviews
Our Favorite Video Reviews
What experts liked
Soft, Lightweight material provides a cozy alternative to standard baby bathubs. Easy to clean
- BestReviews
This baby bath tub is made out of incredibly soft and cuddly materials. The petals are able to snuggly hug any sink. This works to create a fun, safe and convenient bath time experience for you and your baby. While other tubs are plastic and uncomfortable, this tub is soft and works to cradle your child during bath time. It can be used for infants ranging from 0 to 6 months.
- Paramatan
July 2, 2019 | Full review
It is easy to clean and you don’t have to worry about it taking over too much real estate in your bathroom. It is a unique accessory you can use to bathe baby.
- Pregnancy Magazine
The material is soft and it comes in a variety of attractive colors (yellow, turquoise, pink, or grey). My baby seemed to enjoy his bath time in the Lotus. I especially liked how the cushion absorbed the water and created a soft and warm place for my baby to sit during his bath.
- Pregnancy & Newborn
But, bath time became more enjoyable for everyone when we introduced the Blooming Bath, the main reason being that I was no longer afraid that my baby would slip beneath the water. Additionally, since the petals on the Blooming Bath form to fit the sink, I imagine it makes bath time much more comfortable for baby. After all, the plush material is much softer than a hard, plastic tub!
- Motherhood Her Way
March 21, 2018 | Full review
Blooming Bath’s plush materials cradle and cushion your baby like no other baby tub can. It’s a unique, easy, hassle-free experience that allows you to enjoy those special moments bathing your infant.
- Growing Your Baby
September 16, 2011 | Full review
Soft and comfortable. The plush, pillow-like feel of the bath will let your baby rest comfortably with the back still properly supported while you give him a bath.
- Bathing Your Baby
What experts didn't like
Won't accomodate children as they grow. Awkward to use in small sinks
- BestReviews
This “tub” is limited in terms of age. It is recommended that depending on the size of baby, it can only be used for up to 4-6 months of age.
- Pregnancy Magazine
I didn’t feel like the Blooming Bath Lotus was as safe as some other tubs because it didn’t provide the same amount of support that the more rigid plastic and rubber tubs provided. It was much easier for my baby to slide around in the Lotus and it was difficult to keep him in a semi-reclined or seated position.
- Pregnancy & Newborn
The only drawback is that after bath time, the bath mat is naturally sopping wet, but its large size makes it difficult to wring out. As a result, I often find myself dripping water onto the floor as I struggle get the excess water out.
- Motherhood Her Way
March 21, 2018 | Full review
Has the tendency to build up mold and mildew. According to some parents, some of the stitching got easily torn after a few uses. Set-up can be quite meticulous since you need to thoroughly clean the sink (kitchen or bathroom) first before laying out the bath to avoid dirt, oil or food from soaking into the material and getting to your child.
- Bathing Your Baby

From The Manufacturer

Made from incredibly soft, cuddly materials, Blooming Bath's pedals hug any sink to create an adorable, safe, fun and convenient bath time experience for your most precious possession. Blooming Bath's plush materials cradle and cushion your baby like no other baby tub can. Forget about those hard plastic baby bath tubs or baby bath seats that are uncomfortable and don't cradle your child during bath time. It's a unique, easy, hassle-free experience that allows you to enjoy those special moments bathing your infant.

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An Overview On Baby Registry Products

Baby showers are an important rite of passage, whether you’re the expecting parent or you’re gearing up to celebrate the pregnancy of a friend or relative. Baby registries make the whole process easier, ensuring baby gets the right products while also keeping gift-givers from having to guess.

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But if you’re preparing your baby registry, you may feel overwhelmed by the many choices out there. There are a few items that tend to rise to the top of parents’ lists, though, whether for their value in keeping baby happy, healthy, comfortable or safe. But there are some important things to look for as you’re building your registry that can make shopping easier.

Technology is becoming a more dominant aspect of children’s products. If you’re considering an item that promises mobile app connectivity, it’s important to make sure the app is available for your type of device. Some may only work for Android or iOS, so check before you add something to your registry.

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Safety will be top of mind once baby arrives, so make sure there are a few items on your list that will give you the peace you need. Items that could shatter, break or otherwise come apart and hurt your infant are a no-go, as are items with small parts that can easily be accidentally swallowed. You’ll also want to keep an eye on your little one around the clock, so products like baby monitors are always popular on baby registries.

“Don’t be afraid to add big-ticket items,” Kate Desmond, an infant safe-sleep expert and mom of two children, says. “Many of your relatives and friends, including grandparents, can’t wait to spoil your little bundle of joy.”

Kristin Forte/Simplemost Media

She lists a pack and play, bassinet, car seat, stroller, breast pump (if your health insurance doesn’t cover the cost, as many do!) and even a crib among the more expensive items she’d recommend including on a registry.

Convenience is also a consideration. Check into the cleaning instructions for any product you add to your registry, whether it’s fabric you can toss in the washing machine or toys you can wipe clean. If you want items to be dishwasher safe, look for that feature as well. Being able to pop a bottle or pacifier into your dishwasher before you run a load will be very valuable during those hectic early months.

Another tip?

“Don’t be afraid to add things that seem really personal,” Desmond shares. “My hands-free pumping bra is still one of the best and weirdest gifts I have ever received. ”

She says to consider adding products to your registry that your baby will need as he or she grows, such as sippy cups or books.

Finally, if you have a diaper brand preference use, your registry to indicate that, Desmond advises.

“You wouldn’t want to receive a whole bunch of Huggies, when you really wanted Pampers for your little one,” she says.

DWYM Fun Fact

If you’re loading up your baby gift registry, make sure you put some high-dollar items on the list. A study from Babylist found that the average amount spent on baby gifts is $130, yet about half of all gifts on registries are priced $20 or less. That means unless guests want to buy multiple items, they’re in a bind. The grandparents-to-be are likely to spend the most, whereas younger attendees will look for lower-dollar items. Practicality also rules when guests are considering what to buy. That means that baby monitor is likely to go faster than something like a personalized photo frame.

The Baby Registry Product Buying Guide

  • You’ve probably already heard that sleep is at a premium once a baby arrives in your life. The Hatch Baby Rest Sound Machine and Night Light can help with that, providing soft light and pleasing audio to soothe your baby to sleep. Best of all, this device can grow with your child, providing alarm functionality in addition to the night light and white noise that’s always welcome in children’s bedrooms.
  • One of the best things about the Hatch Baby Rest Sound Machine and Night Light is the quality of the sound. You won’t get that disruptive clipping noise that comes with cheaper sound machines that put the audio on a loop.
  • Every household with infants needs to keep a thermometer on hand. The Mosen Baby Thermometer uses infrared technology to provide accurate results. There’s also a built-in optional alarm that will alert you if your little one’s temperature reaches fever levels.
  • Keeping an eye on your baby will be extra important in those early months. The Diageng Baby-0011 Baby Car Mirror easily attaches to a rear seat to let you see your baby every time you look in your rearview mirror. Your baby will be able to see you as well, which can keep that all-important connection going when you’re on the road. The mirror is both simple to install and easily adjustable.
  • For taking your infant on the go, the Fisher-Price On-The-Go Baby Dome can be a great option. It serves as both a handy napping space and play area when on the go. The mattress is padded to keep baby comfortable throughout the day.
  • When you’re shopping for products to add to your registry, you’ll notice more baby products than ever interact with your favorite mobile devices. The Hatch Baby Rest Sound Machine and Night Light is one of those items, enabling control through your smartphone or tablet. That means if you need to adjust the light or sound in the middle of the night, you won’t have to sneak into your child’s bedroom. Just pull up the app on your iOS or Android device, and you’ll be all set.
  • In addition to its wakeup alarm, the Hatch Baby Rest Sound Machine and Night Light also lets you program the light to change colors at certain times throughout the night.
  • Another handy feature on the Mosen Baby Thermometer is a backlight that changes color based on the body temperature it detects. A red light means that your child’s body has reached a temperature that needs action.
  • Occasionally, you’ll need to wash the mattress pad on the Fisher-Price On-The-Go Baby Dome to keep it clean. The pad easily comes off so you can wash it.
  • Safety will always be top priority with any baby product. The Diageng Baby-0011 Baby Car Mirror is shatterproof, even if you end up in a car accident. The mirror also attaches with double straps to keep it in place while you’re moving. The Fisher-Price On-The-Go Baby Dome also brings extra safety to your baby, thanks to a dome that provides UPF 20 protection against the sun’s harmful rays.