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What Is the Best Way to Wash a Boppy?

My newborn spit up all over my boppy and it soaked through totally. Can I throw the boppy in the washing machine?

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You can certainly wash a boppy. I washed it in the washer and I think I laid it out to dry. You could stop the rinse/spin cycle and flip it once to try and maintain the perfect shape. The website isn't easy to use, but call Boppy (like I did) and they will walk you through it AND tell you where on the website to look for washing instructions.

1.888.77BOPPY (1.888.772.6779)

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Not sure how to clean it, but you might pick up one of the Boppy covers once you've cleaned it. It will definitely get barfed on again.

Yes, I have washed mine many times. By the way, with my second child I learned that having more than one Boppy is so helpful. I kept several throughout the house and when one was in the wash, I always had another one to use right away.
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Yes, I have washed mine before when my little boy spit up on it. Just like a pillow throw it in and wash it.

yep...just throw it in

I had to wash mine a couple of times. Mine was not covered and it held up ok in the washing machine. It faded a little and got a little flat over time but it's hard to say if that was from wahsing it or all the use it got.

I've washed mine in the washer/dryer too, it came out just fine!

When you dry your boppy, toss in a tennis ball or something similar that's dryer safe. This will keep it nice and fluffy. My boppy was a hand-me-down and kinda flat, and this puffed it back up really well.

I washed my boppy several times, and it got lumpy. It was the kind that looked like it had a cover. I am expecting my second child, so I bought a bare naked boppy and purchased a cover for it. Hopefully I will only have to wash the cover.

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