Class Eligibility

To be a member of the class you must have purchased one of the following “bedtime” products within the U.S., the District of Columbia or any U.S. territories, including Puerto Rico, Guam and the Virgin Islands between July 1, 2010 and Aug. 31, 2016:

  • JOHNSON’S® BEDTIME® Baby Lotion
  • JOHNSON’S® BEDTIME® Baby Moisture Wash
  • JOHNSON’S® Baby BEDTIME® Washcloths
  • JOHNSON’S® BEDTIME® Baby Bubble Bath & Wash

The products involved in this settlement have been labeled (or advertised) as “clinically proven” to help a baby sleep better or to be used as part of a “bedtime” and/or “nighttime” routine.

Estimated Amount

up to $30

The amount you receive will be based on the number of valid claims you may receive more or less than the estimated amount

Proof of Purchase


Case Name

Stephanie Leiner v. Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies Inc.,
Case No. 1:15-cv-05876
District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.

Case Summary

According to the settlement the plaintiffs purchased the products and followed the “the 3-step nightly routine” recommended by Johnson & Johnson trying to make their children sleep better

The claims were false and not supported by research or medical evidence

The manufacturer denies the allegations but agrees to settle the class action lawsuits to avoid the cost and burden of ongoing litigation.

Settlement Pool





Baby Bedtime Settlement
c/o Dahl Administration
P.O. Box 3614
Minneapolis, MN 55403-0614
Toll Free: 1-855-271-7182
Fax: 1-952-955-4589

76 responses to “Johnson’s Bedtime Bath Products Class Action Settlement”

  1. Ellyn Cox says:

    I purchased several products at cvs Altavista

  2. Anonymous says:

    My baby broke out from it and it doesn’t help her sleep but keep her up to start itching very misleading.

  3. Michelle Wiley says:

    The lavander scented bath routine during bath time did not prove to help sleep , it also caused his skin to become irritated.

  4. Holly cagle says:

    JOHNSON’S® BEDTIME® Baby Lotion


    I use thia lotion on my aon every night. He is 3.

  6. Monie Donlay says:

    Bought for grandson,don’t fill it did what they claimed, it dried his skin out

  7. Ryan Washington says:

    My baby broke out very bad

  8. Eboni Burts says:

    I have just about all of those products listed above in my home at this time. They were purchased during the time. This is inaccurate and there should be just as for those who were misled including myself and my family.

  9. tyrone thompson says:

    my 2 year broke out with a rash over bed time baby bath

  10. Angel Emrey says:

    My daughter broke out in a rash.

  11. Josselyne says:

    This would not help my baby sleep had a really strong smell that would cause him to sneeze all through out bath.

  12. Antoinette says:

    my babies broke out in a rash

  13. Elizabeth Cetrulo says:

    My Granddaughter broke out with a rash and cryed nonstop

  14. james says:

    I’vestill use it and it still doesn’t help my 13 month old daughter go to sleep quicker.

  15. charlotte wilkins says:

    I bought products for grand child and he broke out in rash. threw it away.

  16. salvatore castellana says:

    Rash broke out on my son.

  17. Janet Stewart says:

    I bought all of these products for my 1st grandbaby who was born last year. None of it helped her sleep better and she ended up getting a rash. We now refuse to use any of the Johnson products on my grandbaby. What they say it can do is false.

  18. STEPHANIE H says:

    I Bought the lotion and the wash hoping it helped relax my son before bed. Did not help him sleep. I wasnt sure If i liked the smell. I only use the original now. Worried about trying new scents.

  19. Elizabeth Crivelli says:

    I purchased the lavender bath, is that included in this suit?

    ADMIN – Hi Elizabeth,

    Yes, the lavender bath is included.

  20. jessickah says:

    My baby did not get a good night’s sleep. He was up crying, itching, and all broke out.

  21. Jessica says:

    I had two children in this time period. I have bought a TON of these!

  22. Brenda Garbutt says:

    I have always bought Johnson’s bedtime lotion n bath products

  23. Lawrence Chambers says:

    My grand babbies broke out in a bad rash

  24. Jessica Donovan says:

    I used this on my 1st son. My his skin dry and itchy. Red splotches. Stopped using. Been on Aveeno ever since.

  25. A. Edwards says:

    I have purchased all of the below products during July 1, 2010 and Aug. 31, 2016. False advertisement by a company of your stature is very sad:

    JOHNSON’S® BEDTIME® Baby Lotion
    JOHNSON’S® BEDTIME® Baby Moisture Wash
    JOHNSON’S® Baby BEDTIME® Washcloths
    JOHNSON’S® BEDTIME® Baby Bubble Bath & Wash

    ADMIN – Hi A,

    File a claim

  26. Charles lindsey says:

    We use it and all baby did was scratch

  27. Leslie Bacigalupi says:

    I’ve used this on my daughter after she was born and she developed a rash on her thighs and arms.

  28. Lynn S. says:

    I used the bedtime lotion on my grandson. He broke out in a tiny, blistered rash over his whole body, but especially on his arms and legs. It had no value as a”calming or relaxing” aid to sleep. I discontinued using it.

  29. ginger minkin says:

    My baby broke out from it and it doesn’t help her sleep but keep her up to start itching very misleading.

  30. Timothy Trevino says:

    Gave my niece a rash!

  31. Diane Strickland says:

    I bought these items for my new granddaughter in 2012.

  32. Kathy says:

    Does not help child sleep, Bedtime here is a horror Tried everything. Was counting on J& J due to their reputation but was failure

  33. Sandra Nana says:

    My baby got a rash and have your night time brought all your products and they didn’t help with sleep

  34. Helaina Malone says:

    Does not help children sleep. I’m losing sleep

  35. Rhonda Payne says:

    The product didn’t help with my child and grandbaby to rest .

  36. devin says:

    ive had all of these products, they didnt seem to help with bedtime but smelled good.

  37. Brenda Nixon says:

    developed a rash after using this product

  38. Tyswanta Wilks says:

    I purchased several products of Johnson and Johnson bedtime it did not sooth or put my baby to sleep instead it had a weird smell and did nothing


    I purchased several bottles of Johnson and Johnson bedtime and it my granddaughter broke out in a rash and certainly did not help her sleep. Very awful smell. Disappointed,

  40. Selena says:

    My son suffered a rash and skin irritation that seems to have left permeant marks on his back. I purchased the entire line of Johnson and Johnson Bedtime products.

  41. Denise Bartholomew says:

    My children broke out in a rash from bubble bath and lavender body wash.

  42. loratin wright says:

    my daughter broke out into a bad rash that caused her to miss school for a whole week. bedtime bath

  43. Sheri schumann says:

    My son, broke out in a rash,
    Bubble bath, body wash, I have brought the entire line
    Johnson and Johnson products. My son was beyond miserable itching, rash.

  44. Felicia AuBuchon says:

    My child broke out. I also had contacted Johnson and Johnson after sending pictures of my child’s skin about a refund for 5 bottles of Johnson and johnsons bedtime and they refused. I was very disappointed in the customer service and product. Very misleading.

  45. Suzanne P says:

    I have used this product for years! Never helped my son sleep.

  46. Margaret Glinski says:

    I have purchased several products of J & J. Did not help at all to calm or sooth much less any kind of Sleep No relaxtion effect at all .

  47. Kathy notz says:

    Purchased for our grandchildren and had no affect what so ever!! Altho nicely scented definitely deceived that these products helped them sleep. Never happened. In fact our granddaughter started to develop UTIs using the bath products so we stopped immediately and never another UTI.

  48. Iraida graced says:

    I used the baby bath power and got cancer. And no I get a rush.

    ADMIN – Hi Iraida,

    We are very sorry about your health. We wish you the best. Please note that this settlement is about false advertisement as it relates to the product being offered as something that helped babies sleep better. It has nothing to do with cancer or rushing anything or anybody. If you purchased the product to help your baby sleep better please file a claim.

  49. Patsy Hojnowski says:

    I broke out into a terrible rash

  50. LAURIE FERRIS says:

    My granddaughter broke out in hives
    All over her body using the lavender
    Night time products.

    ADMIN – Hi Laurie,

    That is terrible. This class action however, has to do with false claims in advertising and not necessarily allergic reactions.

  51. Jean says:

    Rash and skin irate… and baby did not sleep better . Will not purchase products again

  52. Tamara Jenkins says:

    I Purchased these products for god son and it broke him out in a terrible rash and the lavender scent was to strong.

    July 1, 2010 and Aug. 31, 2016:

    •JOHNSON’S® BEDTIME® Baby Bath
    •JOHNSON’S® BEDTIME® Baby Lotion
    •JOHNSON’S® BEDTIME® Baby Moisture Wash
    •JOHNSON’S® BEDTIME® Baby Bubble Bath & Wash

    ADMIN – Hi Tamara,

    Are you planning on filing a claim?

  53. Patricia Gardner says:

    I bought this product and used it on my grandchildren who are, 1 and 3 years of age and they
    had broken out by the next morning. I had to see the Pediatric doctor to find relief. I was so worried about my grandchildren and told every mother I knew about this product.

    Sincerely, P. Gardner

  54. Jim Lahey says:

    Bought the baby lotion for my son, he had an allergic reaction to it.

  55. Deidre Oyedeji says:

    Yes my son and my Self had very bad rashes from the lotion.

  56. Adriann Horton says:

    It didn’t do what it was advertised to do. Unable to fill out claim form.

    ADMIN – Adriann,

    If you are having problems with a claim form consider calling the class action administrator.

  57. clara amador says:

    my son has a rash from this product..

  58. Denise Meade says:

    I purchased baby wash & baby lotion from Johnson lavender bedtime so baby can rest it says on the commercial that it will help them rest, sleep but my grandson and my granddaughter neither one did any better My daughter works 3rd so I purchased the bedtime to help them sleep it never made a difference !

  59. Miriam Alaniz says:

    Hi I have the bottles but I don’t have de tickets is works for me or no for application the 5 bottles

    ADMIN – Hi Miriam,

    There is an option to file without a receipt.

  60. Gabrielle Borsellino says:

    We used everything Johnson and Johnson on our son.

  61. Lisa floyd says:

    I been using jj powder over 30 years I had cancer cells removed at 19

    ADMIN – Hi Lisa,

    Please take a moment to read the notice. This settlement has nothing to do with cancer.

  62. Matthew T. Cotter says:

    we have purchased everyone of those products Bridgewater ma

  63. tippannee henson says:

    We used everything Johnson and Johnson on all five of my kids

  64. Patti says:

    I developed a weird rash while I used this. Didn’t really know that it was the powder causing it until I stopped using.

  65. Bridget R Shackelford says:

    I too purchased these products and one of my children developed a rash and the other was no less fussy and didn’t sleep well after using.

  66. Ellen Thompson says:

    My child got a rash and my other child was still fussy after using this product.

  67. Suheydi Martinez says:

    My kids used this product and starting to have a rash.

  68. Lisa says:

    Any update on this one yet

    ADMIN – Hi Lisa,

    No updates yet.

  69. Kim Fink says:

    I received my check today.$6.81. Wisconsin

  70. Katie says:

    I received my check today 8.51

  71. Amy Chen says:

    I received my check today too. $8.51

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