Having a baby feels like the best thing that can happen to you. That is until you have a soiled diaper to change. Now multiply that by five to ten times a day. Yes, babies poop a lot. This makes baby diapers one of the most essential items you cannot do without, on top of the handy diaper rash creams. But with so many diaper brands and varying prices out there, finding the best diaper in Singapore, or perhaps cheap diapers in Singapore for your little one can be tricky. In this Best of Baby series, we have done in-depth research and created this comprehensive Ultimate Diaper Guide. We have rounded up the 7 Best Baby Diapers in Singapore, with detailed price comparison (see table at the bottom of the article) for the kiasu parents out there!
This article was last updated on 25 June 2020.
Please note: All prices quoted in this article are carton buys (for best prices) obtained from the internet for carton buys (extra savings). Prices are accurate at the time of publishing but are subject to change, kindly check the website for updated pricing.
7 Best Baby Diapers in Singapore
As one of the most well-known diaper brands in Singapore, “Pampers” is often synonymous with diapers. The number 1 brand in Japan hospitals, their diaper range consists of Baby Dry and Premium Care, both available in taped or pants version.
Pampers Baby Dry Diapers provides your baby with a lightweight, comfortable feeling with its soft cottony sheet. The baby diaper has air dry channels that keep the diaper breathable and Magic Gel™ that absorbs and locks in wetness. With 3 layers of absorbency, they pull liquid (runny poo) away from your baby’s skin, keeping your baby’s skin dry. One of the best diapers in Singapore, its outstanding absorption and leakage protection provide up to 12 hours of dryness, keeping your baby comfortable. Additionally, the all-round stretchy sides easily conform to your baby’s body movement for a comfortable fit. Dermatologically tested and hypoallergenic, Pampers is gentle against your baby’s skin. Also available in pants for older children.
Price Guide for Pampers Baby Dry Diapers
|Extra Large||12-22 kg||$63.90||120||$0.53|
If your baby has sensitive skin, or struggles with diaper rash, use the Pampers Premium Care range. It is silky soft and has a unique lotion sheet that wraps your baby’s skin gently. The new and improved Channel Technology promotes even faster absorption for superior comfort.
Price Guide for Pampers Premium Care Diapers
|Newborn||Up to 5kg||$67.90||360||$0.19|
|XXL||14 kg and up||$67.90||136||$0.50|
Why buy this diaper in Singapore:
- Enhanced breathability up to 12 hours
- Magic Gel™ absorbs and locks in wetness efficiency
- All-round stretchy sides are comfortable to the skin and prevent leakage
Huggies produces one of the best diapers in Singapore, with its brand widely used in major maternity hospitals. Widely trusted by professionals and moms island-wide, the Huggies diaper line up includes Platinum, Gold, and Silver.
Huggies Platinum diapers boast superior softness and 12-hour overnight protection, thanks to its 5-layer protection that locks away wetness. With ZeroFeel™ Technology, their ultra-thin liner has millions of breathable holes on its outer cover to enhance air movement and breathability to ensure that your baby stays dry, fresh and comfortable all day long. The 360° Flexi form contours well, allowing your baby to feel unrestricted, “almost like wearing nothing at all”. The diaper also features a 3D Leak Lock liner – more than 9,000 micro funnels quickly lock liquid (and runny poo) away.
Price Guide for Huggies Platinum Diapers
|Newborn||Up to 5kg||$57.55||180||$0.32|
Huggies Gold features a comfortable fit suitable for delicate newborns and active babies. It features a Poo Away liner, Wetness indicator, and is clinically proven to prevent diaper rash. Its cottony, soft absorbent pad helps to absorb and lock liquid effectively for up to 12-hours! Hypoallergenic and pH balanced, the diaper contains natural extracts of aloe vera, vitamin E and chamomile to help keep your baby’s skin healthy. The soft stretchy ears make for a snug and gentle fit which prevents leakages. Lastly, the 100% breathable and soft textured cover promotes air circulation, helping to keep your baby dry, fresh, and feeling happy.
Price Guide for Huggies Gold Diapers
|Newborn||Up to 5kg||$40.80||234||$0.17|
Why buy this diaper in Singapore:
- 5-layer protection locks away wetness for dryness
- 3D Leak Lock liner for 12-hour overnight protection
- ZeroFeel™ Technology enhances air movement and breathability for fresh comfort all day long
- 360° Flexi form for unrestricted movement and comfortable fit
- Get your free Huggies diaper sample here
While not as famous as Pampers or Huggies, GOO.N diapers have gained a loyal following of parents thanks to their ultra-dry and ultra-soft baby diapers. Established in 2002, GOO.N diapers are made in Japan and designed to give your baby love and comfort.
Available in both taped and pants, the diapers feature an ultra-dry, super absorbent, an embossed top sheet that ensures dryness. As moisture is directed away from your baby’s bottom, the outer mesh sheet keeps moisture locked in, preventing leaks. The baby diaper incorporates a soft, fluffy, vitamin E infused texture and a unique 3D shape that avoids irritation on the skin. Designed to be 100% breathable for fresh and dry skin, their diaper also has a deodorising effect so diaper change won’t be the nightmare you imagine it to be.
GOO.N pants are similar in structure and come with a roll-up tape for easy, no-mess disposal. GOO.N is also one of the rare diaper brands that have a small size (4-8kg) available for pants version. If your baby is very active when young, this is a good pick for you.
Price Guide for GOO.N Diapers
|Tape Diapers||Weight||Price||Pcs||Cost /piece|
|Newborn||Up to 5kg||$84||360||$0.23|
|Pants||Weight||Price||Pcs||Cost per piece|
Why buy GOO.N diapers:
- Ultra-dry and ultra-soft
- Features a soft, fluffy, vitamin E infused texture
- A unique 3D shape that avoids irritation on the skin
- GOO.N carries S size for their pants version
Drypers Touch is currently one of the cheapest diapers in Singapore, making it a popular choice among parents. Around for more than 10 years, their diapers undergo stringent quality control and testing to ensure that you are getting the best for your baby. Materials and ingredients used in their diapers are assured to have passed Product Safety Acceptance tests to ensure that your baby is not coming into contact with undesired substances or materials. They have 3 types of baby diapers in Singapore – the Drypers Touch, DryPantz, and Wee Wee Dry.
Created with ProSkin technology, Drypers Touch is made from a cottony material that is enhanced with a super soft embossed top layer that helps to secure the poo and pee away from your baby’s skin the very moment it hits. It also features a special cut-out design that protects the umbilical cord stump and the navel area of your newborn as it heals. This special design reduces the pressure of the diaper rubbing away from your skin and allows for better air circulation for healing. Drypers Touch is also one of the rare diaper brands that carry sizes up to XXL (>15kg) for tape diapers in Singapore.
Drypantz is specially tailored for babies beginning to crawl and is ideal for playtime. The new and improved CrawlFIT™ design features a soft waist and leg elastics that follow your baby’s curves and movement. With a good fit giving your baby full flexibility, your baby can comfortably move around without worries of leakage or skin irritation. Drypantz features CushionAbsorb+™ that quickly absorbs, distributes and locks in urine effectively, and a Self-Cool Cover™ of micro-pores that naturally releases heat and moisture to enhance breathability. When your baby’s skin is cool and dry even during hot and humid weather, you have a happy baby.
Drypers Wee Wee Dry, like its name suggests, is designed to prevent leaks! The key to preventing diaper rash is a rapid absorption along with effective distribution and lock-in technology that the Drypers Wee Wee Dry features thanks to its SpeedyDRY Layer™. The stretchable waistband promises a good fit and freedom of movement. The TummyFit Guide™ on the diaper also lets you know how far to adjust the Flexi-Tape™ for a comfortable fit, plus when it is time to move on to the next size. Best for everyday use!
Drypers Diapers Price Guide
|Drypers Touch||Weight||Price||Pcs||Cost /piece|
|Newborn||0 – 5kg||$43.50||240||$0.18|
|Drypers Drypantz||Weight||Price||Pcs||Cost /piece|
|Wee Wee Dry||Weight||Price||Pcs||Cost /piece|
Why buy this baby diaper in Singapore:
- Drypers Touch features ProSkin technology that ensures a soft & comfortable texture for your baby’s skin
- Drypers Touch (tape diaper) has XXL sizing (>15kg) for older babies
- Drypantz features a CrawlFIT™ design that is great for active babies
- Drypers Wee Wee Dry prevents leakage and a TummyFit Guide™ for the best fit
Merries have been chosen by many moms for their gentleness towards the baby’s skin. Designed based on skin research, this Japan diaper brand has been awarded “Good to use” Japan Mums Recommendation Award in 2017 and 2018. Merries diaper in Singapore is specially designed for long-lasting dryness. Its triple-layer soft and airy surface reduces any stuffiness and promotes breathability, and the soft and absorbent surface features gentleness suitable for delicate newborn skin. Based on a Kao survey in 2015, over 97% of mums that used Merries reviewed that their babies’ bottoms were effectively kept dry.
Merries diapers also feature a wavy surface with 2 convex shapes that trap and hold poop. The double gathers ensure a snug fit so that even when your baby kicks and moves around, nothing leaks! The polymers in Merries diapers are said to absorb up to 200 – 300 times the weight of fluid relative to its own weight! This means you can have peace of mind throughout the night. Both inner and outer surfaces are smooth to the touch, being gentle on both baby’s bottoms and your hands. The wetness indicator also allows you to easily know when it’s time for a diaper change – no more guesswork needed.
Merries Diapers Price Guide
|Newborn||Up to 5kg||$62.50||240||$0.26|
Why buy this baby diaper in Singapore:
- Triple-layer soft surface suitable for delicate newborn skin
- Airy surface reduces any stuffiness and promotes breathability
- Wavy surface with 2 convex shapes effectively traps and hold poop
Mamy Poko Air Fit is a curved fit diaper in Singapore that is made with airy silky material, a breathable cover sheet, and stretchy gathers for a comfortable fit. The contoured comfort waistline places 50% less pressure on your baby’s tummy, so the stretch band does not cause abrasion. The diaper moves well with your baby’s body and has improved absorption and prevents leakages effectively. Available in both tape and pants version.
FYI, Moony Diapers in Singapore are also known as Mamypoko Air Fit diapers. You can check out Moony Diapers here.
Price Guide for Mamypoko Air Fit Diapers
Mamypoko Extra Dry has a speed airwave sheet that focuses on instant absorption, to keep your baby’s bottom completely dry. The superior absorbency is said to last up to 12 hours. The diaper is designed to promote airflow, so moisture and heat can be released effectively, preventing diaper rash.
Price Guide for Mamypoko Extra Dry Diapers
At just $0.19 each (newborn size at carton price), Mamypoko Standard is the cheapest Mamypoko diaper in Singapore and is great for parents on a budget. This pants diaper features a breathable waistline, good absorbency, and stretchy fabric for a good fit. It delivers up to 10 hours of Air-Flow comfort, and the gathers fit well to minimize leakages and sagging. Soft and comfortable, it is fit for active babies.
Price Guide for Mamypoko Standard Diapers
Rascal + Friends is a diaper brand designed for premium performance at affordable prices. Created by Louise and Grant whose mission was to bring a diaper without the nasties to everyday families, Rascal + Friends is an innovative diaper designed to fight explosions and keep your baby’s skin dry. Designed in New Zealand, their diapers are dermatologically tested by Derma Test, and certified by Oeko-Tex (for harmful substances), Biochecked (Non-Glyphosate), are cruelty-free, and vegan. In addition, they are made of 100% sustainable forest pulp, making this diaper better for both baby and the environment.
Suitable for babies with very sensitive skin, their diapers have no fragrance, lotions, and the designs are all water-based inks. Their diaper features a double leak guard and high back waistband for extra security, as well as a raised 3D core to increase absorbency. The deep pocket reduces overflow, and the non-woven layer has a feather-soft absorbency with liquid dispersion channels to draw moisture away from your baby. Lastly, even the back sheet is breathable, allowing your baby to feel freedom and comfort, reducing the likelihood of diaper rash.
Their promise to affordability is true! With the pricing is pretty comparable to the other brands of diapers in Singapore, their newborn diaper costs $0.28 per piece and comes very close to others on the list. Check out the pricing below.
Price Guide for Rascal + Friends Diapers
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Price Guide for Tape Diapers
|Tape Diapers||Pampers||Huggies Platinum||Huggies Gold||GOO.N||Drypers Touch||Merries Tape||Mamypoko Air Fit||Rascal + Friends|
Price Guide for Pants Diapers
|Pants Diapers||Pampers Premium||Pampers Baby Dry||Huggies Platinum||Huggies Gold||GOO.N||Drypers Drypantz||Merries||Mamypoko Air Fit||Rascal + Friends|
We hope that our guide on the 7 Best Baby Diapers in Singapore has helped you to find the best diaper in Singapore for your baby! We will be adding more information to update this article as well. Please share this diaper guide with your family and friends if you’ve found it useful. Thank you!
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