Huggies responds to mother's complaint about baby wipes

A California mother's video showing glass shards on Huggies baby products has gone viral and put the company in a PR whirlwind.

In the video, Melissa Estrella sits with three packs of the Huggies Cucumber Wipes and carefully shows tiny pieces of glass sprinkled throughout the wipes.

Huggies addressed the complaint in a Facebook post, but that only opened the floodgates for upset mothers to express their dissatisfaction as well.

Hello Huggies Parents, As some of you may have heard, a concern about our wipes was raised recently on Facebook. We...

Posted by Huggies on Thursday, August 20, 2015

A common theme among the complaints is anecdotes from mothers who say their kids have complained about being in pain after the wipes were used on them. Many comments say the babies have developed rashes as a result of the wipes as well.

No recall had been issued as of Saturday morning.

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