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The best baby car mirrors to keep a close eye on your youngster

Section: Travel
Baby in car seat

When you’re with your baby, it’s likely you rarely have your eyes off her but when you’re travelling in the car and need to concentrate on driving and the road ahead, things become a little more complicated.

This is where a baby mirror comes in incredibly useful. Usually attaching to a car seat head, baby car mirrors offer a wide-angle view of your baby’s rear-facing car seat so you can keep a close eye on how your baby is doing at those times you need a bit of reassurance. 

But which baby car mirror do you go for? Take a look at the options we’ve rounded up below...

The best baby car mirrors

This large convex mirror offers a wide-angle, shatter-resistant view of your baby as you drive. Crash-tested and distortion-free, the soft-touch frame looks great in any car interior. 

This 100% shatterproof mirror ensures your family will have the safest drive possible. The straps can be adjusted to hold it firmly in place no matter how bumpy the ride may be. 360 degree rotatation means you can make sure that you can get the perfect viewing angle and there are three different attachment options so it won't slip out of place.

This Babyboon mirror meets all European safety standards and is shatterproof and impact resistant, ensuring that your baby stays safe at all times. The secure double strapping means the mirror stays firmly in place at all times and there is even an LED Light for night view which is controlled by remote control.

Available at a bargain price, this baby car mirror from Halfords attaches securely and easily to any headrest without blocking rear visibility. It pivots for the perfect angle and foam padding on the back panel will protect your headrest.

How cute is this Bright Starts car mirror? The colourful plush elephant and bird will keep your baby engaged and the bright colours and patterns will stimulate your tot too. The mirror attaches to your carseat seat with or without headrest and you can add your baby's favourite toys to the sewn in loops too. 

Not only does this offer a high quality baby-safe curved mirror for rear facing babies but it will keep them entertained during the journey thanks to rattling soft activity toys which include a crinkling rainbow, rattling kimmy the koala and chime bell scotty the snail with a baby teether.

  • Author: Emily Thorpe Emily Thorpe
  • Job Title: Digital Writer

Having worked for Mother&Baby magazine for four years where she wrote news and product pages, features and  interviewed celebrities such as Paloma Faith, Fearne Cotton and Alex Jones, Emily now works as Digital Writer for Mother&Baby online.

A fondness for travel, chocolate and her sausage dog Luna, in her spare time. Emily also runs the lifestyle blog, Musings & More.


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