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Glass bottles have an entirely smooth surface. This means that greasy milk or formula has nowhere to stick to and makes cleaning glass baby bottles an incredibly easy task. If you have ever spent more than 10 minutes scrubbing a plastic baby bottle then you will know what a blessing this can be.

If you use boiling water to sterilize your baby bottles then you will be pleased to know that unlike plastic, glass does not break down when exposed to hot temperatures. In fact, a glass bottle will last forever unless you break it. Speaking of which…

If you drop a glass bottle, particularly on a glass floor, then there is a good chance that it will shatter. Not only is this a chore to clean up but if you fail to clean up every last piece then your baby may cut himself while crawling around on the floor.

Fortunately, many manufacturers sell glass bottles in removable silicone sleeves (or more annoyingly sell them separately). The silicone sleeve helps cushion the glass bottle in the event that it falls, potentially saving it from breaking. The silicone sleeve will also help stop the glass from sweating, a common problem when holding cold liquids.

Unfortunately not every stainless steel baby bottle was designed with temperature management in mind. Those that aren’t will still have a special benefit. They allow you to easily feel the temperature of the formula or milk inside through the bottle itself. But be careful! If your baby’s formula or milk is super hot then the stainless steel will be incredibly hot as well

Stainless steel is the most durable of the three materials. Treat it as rough as you like, breaking it will a stainless steel baby bottle will be incredibly difficult. It is even incredibly resistant to scratches. Stainless steel is also super easy to clean.

But wait right there… It’s not all praise. Stainless steel is a difficult material to work into shapes during the manufacturing process. As a result, stainless steel baby bottles are often very boring and simple designs. They are also the most expensive out of all the different baby bottle materials.

If you are a parent who painstakingly measures each and every baby meal to the exact drop then you are in for a disappointment. Since stainless steel is not transparent, you will have difficulty measuring the amount inside unless you use a separate measuring cup and that’s one more thing you have to clean up.

Lifefactory knows a thing about glass baby bottles; they are what their business was founded on. On the back of the baby bottles success, Lifefactory has grown to offer some of the finest glassware available. Their glass baby bottle is available in two different sizes:

The quality of the bottle is outstanding and is one of the few baby bottles not made in China. Instead it is constructed from borosilicate glass and made in France. Why is borosilicate glass so special? It resists thermal shock (breaking from rapid temperature change). In a practical scenario; this means that you could boil your baby bottle after pulling if straight from the freezer without it cracking. You definitely shouldn’t try this with other glass baby bottles.

As an added measure of protection, the Lifefactory glass baby bottle comes with a silicone sleeve (unlike other glass bottles that require you to buy the silicone sleeve separately). The sleeve has two separate purposes; it allows you or your baby to better grip the bottle and also protects it from shattering if dropped.

An added benefit to these bottles is the vast range of colors it comes in. If you pump your breastmilk (oh yeah, this bottle is compatible with most major breast pumps) then you will be able to color code your breast milk according to the day it was pumped. Organized mothers rejoice!

They also come with silicone sleeves and the glass is thick! Thicker then any other glass bottle I’ve come in contact with! I can also attest to dropping these bottles ore then once in concrete, and I’m not short! Y kids have also thrown them off the high chair etc in a fit of detest of broccoli, lol! Not a chip, or scratch, I have every single one I’ve ever purchased! That to me is savings, a bottle that goes from birth to adult use. i LOVE born free, and I’ve heard they’ve made new ones I forget what they’re called born free something, anyways the bottles have changed, the nipples are not attached to the seal ring so that there are virtually no prices aside from the bottle and nipple. The bottles I have are their older model, and I prefer those still! They come with a vent, and silicone insert into the vent nipple and collar, super easy and super clean ALL the time, and for babies that don’t like silicone, like my babies, then Chicco sells wide latex rubber nipples, same rubber as the Sophie giraffe, from the havea tree 🙂 they’re super soft and flexible with a wide base for mimicking moms breast 🙂

First, wide nipples are usually worse for breastfeeding. The base is frequently too wide for a baby, particularly a newborn, to make a wide latch onto. The baby will end up latching onto only the narrow part, teaching them bad latching habits and pain for mom if they transfer that to the breast. A narrow standard nipple that the baby can fully take into their mouth is better than that. Every baby is different, and some do fine with wide nipples; what you want is your baby to do is have a wide open mouth when latched to the bottle.

Orthodontic nipples are less like mom’s nipples than round nipples. While mom’s nipples conform to baby’s mouth, they are not always in that wierd shape (in fact, if mom’s nipples are in the orthodontic shape when baby detaches, it means baby has a bad shallow latch). The nipple shape is constantly changing as baby sucks. Round nipples allow for more of this variability while sucking than the orthodontic shape does. Also, look at the constricted area of the orthodontic nipple. It would be difficult for a baby to have a good wide latch on that nipple, possibly leading to pain during breastfeeding (see above).