Jessica P Sat, October 25th
Major diaper rash treatments!?!
Claudia A 1 like
I use Grandma El's diaper rash cream...it's amazing! You can buy it on Amazon :)
Rachel M 2 likes
My son once had an extreme diaper rash and it turned out to be yeast which isn't that uncommon in baby's. A bath with baking soda and then drying off baby's bum with a hair dryer on cool worked great for him.
Evie 1 like
I've heard baking soda mixed with a little warm water to make a paste works very well on diaper rashes. Hope your little one gets better soon! Xo
Emelie G 2 likes
Emelie G 1 like
Just sprinkle some in there. You will see results within a day or so.
J B 1 like
If you have tried numerous diaper rash creams and nothing seems to be working, make sure it's not a yeast infection. Both boys and girls can get it, it's extremely common and diaper rash cream will not help. Hope your little one feels better soon!!
Marianne M 1 like
For a regular rash, slather on the Desitin. When changing pat dry, don't wipe. It will just irritate more. Do a sitz bath -shallow tub with about 1Cup of baking soda to help change the ph If you're really brave, go diaperless. The air is supposed to work wonders. I personally am too afraid to try. ***After all that, if this is a recurring rash that won't go away with pastes/ointments, it may be a yeast infection and you should see the pedi. It's treatable, but needs stronger stuff.
Emelie G 1 like
Yeah if it is a yeast infection ask the pediatrician for Nystatin. It clears up yeast infection and diaper rash!! It's s miracle worker!!
Mrs. K 1 like
Lotrimin for yeast rash! I have actually heard that putting some breast milk on a yeast rash helps too. We tried that and our LO's rash cleared up a little. Dr. Smith's now makes a SPRAY diaper rash cream. If you can find it, BUY IT. It's amazing. I know it's on Amazon, also at Kroger. http://www.amazon.com/Dr-Smiths-Diaper-Ointment-Spray/dp/B00K2SLBMG/ref=sr_1_3?s=baby-products&ie=UTF8&qid=1414199194&sr=1-3&keywords=dr.+smiths+diaper+ointment Good luck, mama!
Rijvana P 1 like
"The Honest Company" healing balm. It's magic!! TRUST me and get that. It will work on any kind of diaper rash like a magic and your LO will be so happyðŸ˜Š
Joy V 2 likes
Desitin is good..
Liz C 1 like
Crystal S 1 like
My daughter's pediatrician had me put a tiny bit of cortisone ointment mixed with destin a&d. Rash was gone the next morning :)
Vanessa S 1 like
Coconut oil is AMAZING for rashes. It has anti-fungal & anti-bacterial properties. Use it to clear up the rash, and afterwards. Try leaving the diaper off as long as possible. If you're breastfeeding, put some of your milk there. Sounds crazy but it works. Best of luck mama.
Chelsey H 1 like
We've always use a&d ointment. Works fast, cheap, and easy to find at stores. Also try to let the area air dry first before putting anything on it.
Jessica P 0 likes
You gals are amazing thank you so much!! He has had diarrhea for like 2 weeks!!! Dr said its not yeast but gave me an rx anyway going to pick it up and try a few other things yall suggested!
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