Philips Avent Night time pacifier SCF176/18 With glow in the dark handle 0-6m Orthodontic & BPA-Free 2-pack is rated
4.0 out of
Rated 3 out of
Nice Pacifiers, but the Glow in the Dark feature doesn't work for long.I received these pacifiers for free in exchange for my honest review. The neat thing about them is that the handle on them glows in the dark. It sounded cool at first, then I remembered that most things that glow in the dark only do so for a little while before it needs to be "recharged" with light so that it can glow again. The same is true for these. But it's still a neat feature for when the baby is trying to fall asleep. If he drops it early on, he can have a little help finding it.
They are sturdy, well made pacifiers that will last him for a while. I also like that they come with a cover to be used when traveling with them. This protects them from getting any gunk on them while in my diaper bag or purse.
Date published: 2016-02-23
Rated 2 out of
Bad designI bought to my son a pacifier model (Philips Avent Night Time Pacifiers SCF176 / 22 6-18m BPA-Free Orthodontic & Glow-in-the-dark handle 2-pack) and her design is not good. It have only the cut to one side for the nose. And sometimes my son turn around the pacifier to the side that does not have the cut. So he ends up with the side that does not have the cut on the nose. His nose is a little red sometimes. I would like the AVENT send me a better model. What about the glow in the dark, it lasts very little. when my son sleeps, shines not more. Improve the design of this model, please.
Date published: 2015-07-20
Rated 3 out of
Just a So-So pacifierI received these glow in the dark pacifiers for free in order to write this review and they are just a so-so pacifier. We use the Avent bottle system so I was thinking/hoping my daughter would love these but she didn’t seem too interested. She normally sucks on her binkies very tightly especially when she is tired and she only sucked on these for about 2 minutes and then popped it out. I keep trying to get her to use these but it seems like she can’t get good suction. Compared to the other brand she uses, these Avent pacifiers seem very straight, almost like it can’t conform to the inside of my daughter’s mouth. They are curved on both sides so it doesn’t matter which way it goes in their mouth which is nice for younger babies. My daughter has a round chubby face so these binkies almost touch her nose, which I’m not a huge fan of.
I do love that they come with protective caps to keep them clean. The glow in the dark feature is very nice but as with any glow in the dark item, once it’s in the dark for an extended period of time, the “glow” is no longer visible. She can find the misplaced binkie in her crib if she wakes up within the first hour or so.
Overall, I don’t think these are bad binkies but they’re just not for us.
Date published: 2016-02-22
Rated 1 out of
Does not glowMy daughter loves the dummy's and we only buy avent but I'm extremely disappointed that they do not glow in the dark. We tried natural sun light and have even gone to the extent of buying a uv torch but still they only glow for 5 mins. Also would be nice if they came in girlie colours to.
Date published: 2014-11-15
Rated 5 out of
Night time pacifierI love this product, I no longer have to turn on the light to help soothe my little one since I can locate the pacifier in the dark.
Date published: 2015-01-02
Rated 5 out of
Loved this with my boysI love love love Avent brand with my boys and I still use it with my little girl the only thing is there REALLY needs to be more girly stuff..Most products are for boys..WE need more PINK lol
Date published: 2011-03-18
Rated 4 out of
Glow in the dark is a clever feature, though not perfectLike many other parents, I find myself groping for pacifiers in the middle of the night. I received these pacifiers for free in exchange for writing this review, and I when I first saw them, I was very excited about the glow-in-the-dark feature. However, the main thing you should know about the glow-in-the-dark feature is that it's the same glow-in-the-dark technology that has been around for decades. If the pacifier gets a lot of light, it will glow brightly for a few minutes, then slowly taper off over the course of maybe 30-60 minutes. So, it doesn't help you find the pacifier in the wee sma's, but I would say that it's still a clever idea and still helpful. My son (or I) can at least find it more easily when he is first put to bed and is still awake, playing, crying, whatever, before he falls asleep. As for the pacifier itself, it's standard. Size is fine for my 15 month old, and it's nice that it can be used in either orientation because the nipple is symmetrical. My son does seem to have a slight preference for nipples that turn upward slightly, but it's not a strong preference, and the symmetrical ones are nice during the night when you can't see them well.
Date published: 2016-02-16
Rated 2 out of
Nice pacifier but doesnt glowWe got these to help us find the pacifier at night. Only problem is it doesnt glow at all. Advent is the only pacifier she will use so we like them just wish it glowed like it said it would. Wouldnt recommend the glow in the dark ones but would all the other ones.
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