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Huggies Essentials Nappies

based on 52 reviews

From tiny tots to busy toddlers, from fun in the sun to a quiet bedtime story, Huggies® has a quality nappy for every baby no matter what activity they are up to. With Huggies® you can rely on trusted absorbency with up to 12 hours leak protection across all the ranges.

Unisex nappies with trusted Huggies® absorbency featuring fun Mickey designs.

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Top features

Leak Lock® System

Up to 12 Hours Protection

Wetness Indicator


2.9 Users 52 reviews (52)
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What the community is saying

didn't have any issuessoft against skinno leaksgreat for the early daysgreat priceworked well
jeanne tranter
December 15, 2019
Huggies essential nappies

These aren't as good as some of the others . You can't tell the front from the back as easily and they are really thick around the waist which cause extra sweating. They leave her skin wet if left for too long and I don't find the wetness indicator to…Read More

Rachel Ismael
December 15, 2019

These are a cheaper hughies nappy but I noticed they are very thin theres not much padding like the other huggies nappies my son cant ho through the night with these nappies. They are very cute with the printing and they dont cause rashes. You just need to change them…Read More

Marisa kirkup
December 14, 2019
Huggies Essentials

These are basic value nappies with better absorbance than a home brand. The nappies still fill easily though they don't leave any residue only slight dampness on her skin if they are left on all night. I only buy them as a fill in because they are available at the…Read More

December 11, 2019
Great value

I'm a big fan of most of the Huggies range and was pleasantly surprised when i purchased a box of these from Big W. They are much thinner than the ultra dry range so not as bulky around the bum, but I found them to be just as absorbant with…Read More

Megan Johnson
December 10, 2019
Okay but not great

Have bought these nappies in the past to save a few dollars however I found them to be a bit rough on the skin leaving red marks on my baby, and also waking up in the morning wet from them leaking. I have found other cheaper brands to be better…Read More

Product features



  • Sizes & Suitability:
    • Size 1: 0-5kg
    • Size 2: 4-8kg
    • Size 3: 6-11kg
    • Size 4: 10-15kg
    • Size 5: 13-18kg
    • Size 6: 16+ kg
  • Gender: Unisex
  • Pack Sizes:
    • Size 1: 28 pack
    • Size 2: 54 pack
    • Size 3: 52 pack
    • Size 4: 46 pack
    • Size 5: 44 pack
    • Size 6: 40 pack

Key features

Key features

  • Up to 12 Hours of Leakage Protection: Trusted Huggies® absorbency to help keep your baby dry.
  • Super absorbency with Leak Lock® System: Quickly draws moisture away and locks it into the core.
  • Wetness Indicator: Our colour-changing wetness indicator lets you know when your baby’s diaper is ready to be changed.
  • Australian College of Midwives: The Australian College Midwives endorses Huggies® Nappies and Huggies® Baby Wipes as the preferred choice for baby. (Size 1 and 2 Nappies)

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