The WATERTOT is a front facing carrier that is made of neoprene and can therefore be used in water. It's a great way to introduce your little one to the pool while you have the added security of holding your baby in the WATERTOT baby carrier. Suitable for children 8-30lbs 3.6-13.5kg 4mths + approx, baby should also be able to hold its head up without assistance Buoyant Neoprene fabric Safe and Secure simple to close fastenings Flexible front facing or on the hip front facing positioning Even weight distribution for ease of use Hand washable Air dry The water tot carrier is not a swimming or life saving aid. It is not suitable for diving, boating or swimming or running. Use the carrier under competent supervision and always ensure the floor area is suitable to walk on to prevent slipping. When entering the water do so gradually with your baby and find a good depth at which to play safely ensuring your feet remain firmly on the bottom of the pool and your babies chin is a least 3" above the water line to prevent water entering the baby's nose or mouth. The carrier is made from water friendly neoprene, a synthetic rubber-based material that may not be suitable for all skin types. People who are sensitive to neoprene or rubber should not use this product. Was frequently to remove body salts and minerals that may cause skin irritation.