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Dolce & Gabbana launches perfume for infants

Should babies be wearing perfume?

By Kim Anne Jan 28, 2013 8:32PM

Photo courtesy Dolce & GabannaAren’t babies supposed to smell sweet all on their own? 

Well just in case you know one who doesn't, Dolce & Gabbana comes to the rescue. The fashion label has announced the launch of its own line of perfume created specifically for babies, piggy-backing off that sweet smell of the infant that is some sort of magical combination of baby powder and innocence. 

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According to the Daily Mail, Stefano Gabbana says the new perfume is inspired by the smell of a baby and is “designed to cuddle and pamper every little boy and girl.”

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But D&G isn’t the first company to bottle the sweet smell of babies—other high-end labels, including Burberry and Bvlgari, have also come up with their own scent for infants.

Tell us: Do you think babies should be wearing perfume?

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Photo: Courtesy Dolce & Gabbana

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Feb 5, 2013 9:18PM
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I am so sensitive to chemical odors that I stay home most of the time.  Now you want to put chemical fragrance on babies.  WHY? In school I had a headache whenever I went to English Class.  Now I realize it was the teachers perfume.  I could smell it in the hall long after she had walked through that area.  I feel it is not necessary to perfume a baby and could be dangerous.  Please DON'T do this!

Feb 5, 2013 8:58PM
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The people who buy this crap are the same people who voted in our current President....they both agree on spending money endlessly on stupid things!  How about putting that money into your kids college fund!!

 

Feb 5, 2013 8:45PM
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This is so stupid, Will cause sinus and breathing problems down the road of their  life.  What is next Lingerie for babies????. this  IS SOOO WRONG, THERE IS ENOUGH PERFUME IN THE DAM SOAPS YOU BUY NOW IT IS RIDICULES.!!!  They already are programming baby's and children to be computer game junkies I guess they figure they may as well cause health problems too.  THIS SHOULD BE BANNED!!
Feb 5, 2013 8:43PM
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Ok what next a animal perfume?  Oh yea they already did it.  So how about a insect perfume, then....    Come on people, why would you want to subject you baby to unwanted stench, that would probably come bach years down the line as some sort of allergy, or worse.  Wake up people, we don't need another crappie thing that is not needed...
Feb 5, 2013 8:31PM
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I have always understood that the thousands of chemicals in fragrances were extremely unhealthy for babies and young children.  Being a sufferer of multiple chemical sensitivities, I think this idea of babies wearing fragrances is rather drastic. We can't seem to go anywhere but we're bombarded by perfume.
Feb 5, 2013 8:20PM
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are they crazy - any parent that buys that for their child is not a very good parent.  Adults have a hard time with perfumes and you will torture your child with that.  It is disgusting
Feb 5, 2013 8:19PM
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I've smelled babies.  They don't always smell nice.
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