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Shocking Kid's Products of 2011: Top 11 Things We Just Weren't Buying

The Huffington Post   First Posted: 12/01/11 12:01 PM ET   Updated: 12/01/11 05:09 PM ET

With New Year's 2012 just around the corner, it's important to step back and examine the good, the bad and the ugly from our past year. 2011 is certainly leaving us with a fair share of good -- fantastically adorable baby videos, shocking (and exciting) celebrity pregnancies, and new television parental role models. However, there were also a crop of new children's products that left us less warm and fuzzy, more "What were they thinking!?"

So, here's to you, child-sized crotchless panties -- and hoping you never ever happen again. In case you missed that one, see below for the full story and click through 10 more items we just weren't buying in 2011.

Johnson & Johnson Toxic Baby Shampoo
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Johnson & Johnson baby shampoo -- consistently touted as gentle and infant-friendly -- turned out to have trace amounts of cancer-causing chemicals in it. Under pressure from the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics, the company agreed to remove said chemicals over the next two years. Obviously, no parent wants to wash his or her baby's hair with a potentially toxic substance -- no matter how convincing its commercials are.
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