Many babies grow up on formula or have a mix of breast milk and formula. Whatever you decide about your bub’s feeding journey, it’s important to be informed. With the wide range of baby formulas available in Hong Kong today, it can be overwhelming to know which one is right for you and your baby. We’ve done the work for you and created this list of the best baby formula brands and where to get them in Hong Kong. From bulk online purchases to organic, non-GMO products, this guide helps you compare what’s available and find where to buy these formulas that are convenient for you, from HiPP to Nestlé NAN, we’ve got you covered.
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Enfamil A+ remains one of the first choices of mummies who have swapped to formula milk. The brand has varied products that meet the nutritional needs of both babies and older kiddos. The Enfamil A+ Step Up Care Formula is suitable for babies from 0 to 12 months. It is fortified with DHA and ARA, which are vital nutrients for brain and eye development. Enfamil also contains Calcium, Vitamin D, and MCT Oil. This particular formula has been developed specifically for premature and low-birth-weight babies transitioning home.
Where to find it: Mannings Online
The popular formula brand Wueth Illuma has developed the "Human Affinity Organic Formula" for babies aged 6 months to 12 months on. It's fortified with important nutrients found in lactating secretion, helping your baby absorb what nature intended. There are a host of nutrients that your baby needs, including zinc, iron, selenium, and vitamins A, C, D, and E. It also includes DHA to support visual development and cognitive function and prebiotic fiber, "Oligofructose" which supports your little one's gut health.
Where to find it: Illuma Online
Bellamys is an Australian baby formula brand that's another favorite for Hong Kong mummas. The brand focused on certified organic baby and toddler formulas for growing babies that need some support in their feeding. The Bellamy's Organic Infant Formula 1 is whey dominant, making it easy for your baby to digest. It's perfectly balanced with essential vitamins and fatty acids to provide for your baby’s nutritional needs. This formula mix is suitable for babies from birth to 12 months old. You can order it for same-day delivery to Hong Kong.
Where to find it: Baby Central Online
Nannycare specializes in goat milk-based nutrition for babies and young children, taking 25 years of research into their product development. The Nannycare Follow On Milk Stage 2 baby formula provides an alternative to infant formula brands which are usually based on whey from cow’s milk. This Follow-on milk is suitable for bubs aged 6-12 months, complementing the weaning diet. This baby's formula is a rich source of calcium, vitamins D, A, and C, and has medium-chain fatty acids which support brain development.
Where to find it: Baby Central
Ansbaby is an 100% Australian-made infant formula range, taking inspiration from the natural make-up of breastmilk. Their range of formulations are rich in all vital nucleotides, DHA, ARA, taurine, and calcium. They are all produced in government accredited facilities that are required to implement stringent food safety practices. The Ansbaby Infant Stage 1 Formula is suitable for babies from birth to 6 months. The range also includes stage 2 and 3 formulations for growing babies.
Where to find it: Ansbaby Online
This First Infant Baby Milk Powder Formula by Cow & Gate is suitable for babies from birth age as a nutritionally complete breastmilk substitute. It can also be used as part of a weaning diet for babies from 6 months up to 12 months old. The Cow & Gate range of infant formula products also includes ready-to-use liquid formula and started packs with a bottle included. Browse through their infant product gallery and website blog to explore which formula is right for your baby.
Where to find it: Cow & Gate Online
Cow & Gate, www.cgbabyclub.co.uk
Physiolac has a big range of infant nutrition products like milks, cereals, and other feeding needs. There are products suitable for kids all the way up to 3 years (whether in combination with breastfeeding or as standalone formula milk). Whether your bub has allergies, lactose intolerance, or other issues with their feeding or nutrition, the Physiolac has solutions in their range. Consulting with your pharmacist or doctor can also help guide you to which product will be beneficial for your baby. The Physiolac Infant Stage 2 formula is great for gentle weaning. It contains 13 vitamins and 12 minerals and is formulated to be easy on your bub's digestion.
Where to find it: Baby Central
The HiPP baby formula range contains HMP (Human Milk Probiotics) which are derived from breastmilk, to give your baby what they need most. HMP strengthens your bub's upper respiratory tracts as well as their immune system. HiPP uses all organic raw materials and the packaging is mindfully crafted to ensure freshness in the special lid sealing. This HiPP 2 Organic HMP Milk is GMO-free, Gluten Free, and contains all the good stuff your baby needs. It's a follow-on formula suitable for babies from 6 months old.
Where to find it: HiPP Online
This formula brand has many different products suited to babies that need a little extra care. For example, the New Upgrade Aptamil Profutura Platinum 1 is formulated for cesarean-born babies from birth to 6 months old. It'll help mothers that need to give their bub some extra support while in the early stage of breastfeeding. We love this brand for the in-depth information it has on cesarean babies and breastfeeding research. There are also nutritional consultants and nurses ready to answer your questions about feeding - contact them here.
Where to find it: Aptamil Online
In all Holle milk formulas, the milk is derived from biodynamic farm cows to ensure the highest quality nutrition in the milk compounds. The Holle Organic Infant Formula 1 is suitable for birth and onwards, or as weaning milk for transitioning babies. We've found a 3-pack bundle in this Stage 1 formula. It has no added sugar, is gluten-free, and is made with Demeter milk and 99% organic ingredients.
Where to find it: Holle Online
Drawing inspiration from the mothers' natural lactating secretion, NAN's protein blend is easy to digest and helps support your baby's healthy gut development. Made in Germany, NAN's formula carefully selects 100% whey protein and treats it with a unique hydrolysis technology, reducing the allergenicity of cow's milk protein. This specific formula is suitable for babies aged 6-12 months.
Where to find it: Nestlé Hong Kong e-shop
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