Skip Hop Recalls 151,500 Nightlight Soothers Due to Shock Hazard

The nightlight's USB wall power adapter can break

Skip Hop Recalls 151,500 Nightlight Soothers Due to Shock Hazard
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October 4, 2017

Due to an electrical shock hazard, Skip Hop is recalling 151,500 Moonlight & Melodies nightlight soothers sold in the U.S. and Canada.

The soother's USB wall power adapter can break.

Recall Details

This recall involves Skip Hop's Moonlight & Melodies owl and elephant nightlight soothers that play melodies or nature sounds and project images. They have a USB wall power adapter and cord.

The white and gray owl soothers measure about 5.5 by 4.5 by 6 inches. The white elephant soother measures about 7 x 4.2 x 5.7 inches. The soothers have a sound speaker on each side and operation buttons at the top or the back. The Skip Hop logo is on the underside of the soother.

Where were they sold?

The recalled nightlights were sold at Babies R Us, Buy Buy Baby, Target, and other retailers nationwide and online from July 2016 through August 2017 for approximately $40 each.

Skip Hop says that it is aware of incidents of the power adapter breaking, including one incident that resulted in an electrical shock.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled Moonlight & Melodies nightlight soothers and contact Skip Hop for instructions on returning the USB wall power adapter with a prepaid shipping label. Consumers will receive a free repair kit that includes a free USB wall adapter.

For further details on this recall or the return process, contact Skip Hop toll-free at (888) 282-4674.