You might think that the main benefit to buying headphones for your children is so that you don't have to hear what they're listening to, but there's actually a more important reason.
Your child's ears are super sensitive while they're developing and it's possible to damage them by hearing sounds over 85 decibels. Adult headphones just aren't the best idea for them to use. At least not unless you can convince them to lower the volume, which is pretty unlikely.
Instead, you're better off purchasing a pair of headphones designed specifically for children. They tend to fit better on little heads and all of the best headphones for kids contain a volume limiter so the sound can't get too high. Read more...More about Kids, Headphones, Mashable Shopping, Consumer Tech, and Uk Deals
BEST FOR YOUNGER KIDSKidrox Tiger-Ear Kids Headphones
Cute and cheerful, these headphones provide little kids with a safer listening experience and a fun look.
BEST FOR EXPANDINGKidz Gear Wired Headphones
An expandable design means they'll fit a wide range of ages.
BEST FOR COMFORTCozyPhones Kids Headphone Headband
Can't keep headphones on your kid? Try these — just keep the volume low.
BEST FOR LOW BUDGETSMaxell Children Headphones
Don't panic it if your kid loses or breaks these — they're easy on your wallet.