Investing in a good feeding bottle for your baby is important. They are easier to clean, easier to handle and come with features that help to preserve their contents for long periods of time. Glass baby bottles are more durable and attractive than ordinary plastic feeding bottles. Here are ten glass baby bottles to buy in 2016.
10. Born Free Glass Bottle Gift Set
The Born Free glass bottle gift set is designed to wean the baby easily thanks to the “Just like Mom” nipple. It is safe for colicky babies and gives them full control of using the Active Flow feature.
The gift set includes two five-ounce Breeze glass bottles, two nine-ounce Breeze glass bottles, two level one slow flow nipples, two level two medium flow nipples, two level three fast flow nipples, two breast pump adapters and four caps. The Breeze glasses are easy to clean and can safely be transitioned from the freezer to boiling water.
9. Lifefactory Glass Baby Bottles 4-Pack Starter Kit
The patented colored silicone sleeve on the body of the glass bottle provides a better gripping surface for the baby and prevents breakage when it falls. The sleeve is made of non-toxic, non-plastic material that is latex-free. The bottle and the sleeve are both dishwashers safe and can also be sterilized by boiling in water.
The set consists of two nine-ounce bottles, two four-ounce bottles, a pack of stage 2 nipples and a pack of white caps.
8. Dr. Brown’s Glass 4-oz Glass Bottles (2-pack)
The design used in these glass bottles prevents the air from mixing with the contents of the bottle using the internal vent system that carries the air directly from the nipple to the back of the body. This facilitates vacuum-free feeding, which is good for the baby. It also helps to reduce oxidation and allow the breast milk or baby formula to flow easily.
The two four-ounce glass bottles feature non-collapsible nipples to facilitate easy flowing of breast milk or formula. They provide easy feeding without problems such as spit-ups, burping, and colic.
7. GoGlass Borosilicate Glass Baby Bottle Set with Sippy Cup Spout
GoGlass glass bottles come with slow and medium flowing nipples to facilitate easy feeding of newborns and infants respectively. It comes with a free silicone Sippy spout for toddlers. The set consists of a 10-ounce giraffe bottle and a 4-ounce frog bottle. The nipples facilitate feeding without air bubbles to prevent colic, spit-ups and burps. They are made to be handled easily by babies.
The bottles are made from medical grade borosilicate glass. This is stronger, more durable and less toxic than plastic and metallic materials. They are also thermal shock-resistant and can, therefore, be transferred directly from the freezer into boiling water without cracking. They are very easy to clean.
6. Simba 9-oz Ultra-Light Wide-Necked Glass Bottles (3-pack)
These feeding bottles are made from high-quality Pyrex (borosilicate) glass that is durable, hard to break, less toxic and much easier to clean than any ordinary glass bottle. It has a high heat resistance, which makes it capable of withstanding sudden heat changes.
The glass bottles come with anti-colic nipples which prevent the mixture from getting air bubbles. Measurements are clearly marked on the bottles for accurate portioning of food. They are also completely dishwasher safe and can be sterilized using boiling water or steam.
5. Evenflo Feeding Classic Glass Twist Bottles (pack of six 8-ounce bottles)
The tempered glass of the Evenflo feeding bottles is much more resistant to damage from falls, thereby making them more durable. They come with a slow flow silicone nipple that is ideal for newborn babies and infants of up to two months. The tempered glass material also allows for easy cleaning, sanitizing and recycling.
The slow flow nipple comes with micro vents to prevent the entry of air bubbles into the breast milk or baby formula, thereby keeping your baby safe from colic among other feeding problems.
4. Dr. Brown’s Natural Flow Standard Glass Bottles (pack of two 8-ounce bottles)
The classically styled glass bottles from Dr. Brown features a patented two-piece vent system that prevents air bubbles within the breast milk or baby formula. The air vents also provide for vacuum-free feeding and a positive pressure flow that is similar to breastfeeding.
The anti-colic bottles help to curb feeding problems such as spit-ups and burping. They also help to maintain the nutritional value of the milk or formula by preventing oxidation. The glass material is free of the toxic BPA material. The set includes two 8-ounce glasses, two level one slow flow nipples, two 2-piece internal vents and a nipple cleaning brush.
3. Lifefactory 4-ounce BPA-Free Glass Baby Bottle with Protective Silicone Sleeve
Fitted with the stage one slow flow silicone nipple, this bottle is ideal for newborns and infants of up to three months. It comes with a brightly-colored silicone sleeve that enhances its grip and protects it from damage when it falls. The glass bottle is made from the material that is free from the toxic BPA.
Borosilicate glass provides thermal shock resistance that makes the glass bottle able to withstand abrupt temperature changes. All the components are dishwasher-safe and easy to sterilize using boiling water. The bottles are compatible with a variety of breast pumps.
2. Dr. Brown’s Natural Flow Standard Glass Bottles (Pack of 3)
The innovative vent technology featured in these bottles prevents feeding problems such as colic, burping, and spit-ups. It also helps to retain the nutritional value of the breast milk by preventing its oxidation and the entry of air bubbles. The positive pressure flow created to this system is similar to that of breastfeeding.
The glass bottles are durable, easy to clean and sterilize and non-toxic. The set consists of three glass bottles each with one silicone nipple and one two-piece vent system, and a nipple cleaning brush.
1. Phillips AVENT Natural Glass Bottle (Pack of three 4-oz bottles)
Featuring a stylishly ergonomic design, these bottles provide the most natural substitute to breastfeeding. The wide silicone nipples provide an easy latch on for the baby, making them feel as natural as the real thing. The glass bottles are constructed from premium borosilicate glass that is durable, non-toxic and thermal shock resistant. The wide-necked bottles are easier to fill and to clean.
The bottles are compatible with all Phillips AVENT nipples including the level one slow flow nipple. They provide colic prevention using their innovative twin valve mechanism that prevents air bubbles during feeding.