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The Best Changing Pads on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers

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Here at the Strategist, we like to think of ourselves as crazy (in the good way) about the stuff we buy, but as much as we’d like to, we can’t try everything. Which is why we have People’s Choice, in which we find the best-reviewed products and single out the most convincing ones. (You can learn more about our rating system and how we pick each item here.)

And while we’ve written before about all sorts of products for babies and toddlers — including changing tables, nice-looking cribs, and expert-recommended baby monitors — here we’ve rounded up the best changing pads as praised by the most enthusiastic reviewers on Amazon.

Best-rated changing pad

Summer Infant Contoured Changing Pad
$20

With over 4,000 five-star reviews, this contoured changing pad gets top marks for being secure, practical and durable, all at a great price. “This is hands down one of the best purchases from my registry for my first child,” writes one customer, adding, “Nearly three years and another child later this changing pad is still going strong. It’s big enough enough to accommodate a toddler, sturdy enough to last for years and light enough to be [easily] stored away.” Another describes this changing pad as, “really well mad