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Bath paints - at what age can baby/toddler use them?

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Gateau Mon 11-Aug-08 14:23:06

I've just bought some. My DS is 16 months. It states not for under 3 on the packet, sue to choking hazard. Do you think he can use them otherwise?
Am paranoid about him swalloing stuff, but I guess these things are non-toxic?

savoycabbage Mon 11-Aug-08 14:25:15

It will be for choking - they can't be toxic that would be ridiculous!

You do know he will paint all over the walls until the end of time though don't you!

Gateau Mon 11-Aug-08 14:26:59

Have you tried them?
AM I mad?

Elk Mon 11-Aug-08 14:38:31

Despite what it says on the packet they do not wash off easily. The grout on the wall tiles in my bathroom is now a patchy yellow pattern thanks to bath paints. (dd1's drawing was lovely though)

rookiemater Mon 11-Aug-08 14:40:01

Also watch out if your DS is prone to excema at all. Mine is and I have had to ban all bath paints and crayons as they make it worse.

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