Nickey D Sat, August 2nd
My daughter has a horrible red, angry diaper rash and I don't know what it's from! She hasn't changed foods or anything. It isn't red and bumpy like a yeast infection and when you try and wipe her, it's raw and bleeds. Nothing has helped it clear up and it's been three days....any suggestions?? We've tried not using wipes, using creams, using Vaseline, airing it out...
Amanda M 0 likes
What kind of diapers do you use? Have you switched them?
Colbee H 0 likes
My son got bad like this before, and what we did was used petroleum jelly first, followed by extra strength Desitin (purple bottle). That was the only thing that helped. Put the Desitin on very thick and change her often. Also, you do not have to wipe the cream off every time they pee. It actually helps to avoid the wipes and just swap the diaper every other time. Hope it gets better for you soon!
SAHMommy 0 likes
I have same issue right now with my 4week old. It's been a week and a half now....pediatrician advice and all and still raw...
Alexa G 0 likes
The triple paste (butt paste) works wonders. Give that a try
Nickey D 0 likes
I've tried the buttpaste and haven't switched diapers, wipes, or formula
Aprilbaby 1 like
Have you tried just A&D. My little one stays red and irritated If I use anything else like destin and such. So just A&D works best
Cassandra S 0 likes
Have you tired aquaphor? My grandma said back in the day they used corn starch. I would try the aquaphor first though :)
Yelena S 0 likes
Try desitin with 40% zinc oxide nighttime relief. ( make sure it's clean and dry first), I use baby powder quite a bit, chamomile baths, also if it looks like yeast you may want to treat for yeast.. Nystatin cream
Jamie W 0 likes
If you are breastfeeding put some of your milk on it.
Kelly L 0 likes
Add a little baking soda to the bath water...
Jennifer P 1 like
Triple Paste is wonderful
Kylee P 0 likes
This happens to my son every now and then. I just put a lot of cream on it at every diaper change and it heals in a few days.
Tasha B 1 like
Coconut oil works wonders also
Erin S 0 likes
Try browning some flour in a pan, let it cool, then dust some on it with each diaper change. Sounds crazy, but really works!
Nickey D 0 likes
I was wondering about coconut oil
Paula B 0 likes
You can try oatmeal bath by aveno or putting a little baking soda in the bath.
Kim B 1 like
Foot fungal cream works for diaper rashes to. It's the only thing I use on my daughter now when she gets one.
Tiffany J 0 likes
Boudreaux's Butt Paste is amazing
Junice M 0 likes
buttpaste our Dr. told us before when baby are teething their saliva produce really bad acid so thats why the have bad diaper rush. I hate it!
Mommy 0 likes
Wash her with water in the sink after diaper change. Dont use wipes for now, they have chemicals and might hurt her. Use good diapers and make sure u have it on evenly and not to tight. Also use A&D, its oretty good. And let her be without a diaper at home. Her skin need to heal by airing out. Just put a pad under her. And show her to the doctor
Teri L 0 likes
My daughter had an angry rash and her pedi said it was a fungus. Mixed lotrimin and desitin. Cleared it up.
Twin M 0 likes
One of my LO had a bleeding rash when she was 1 month. Doc suggested Dr. Smiths cream, the rash was gone in the morning. I have been using it with every diaper change since and no problems since.
Chrissy A 0 likes
Coconut out... It's the only thing that had worked for us and fast.
Amber B 0 likes
Natural baby powder will heal the skin and dry it out. Creams will make it worse. Cornstarch works great too!!
Lindsay M 0 likes
Monica G 0 likes
I love Dr Smith cream or use corn starch, just pour a lot over area and change diaper often. I would use corn starch at its worst then once u see it getting better I would switch to cream!
Hannah S 0 likes
Corn starch worked wonders for my daughter!
Nickey D 0 likes
Ok we tried the baking soda bath, the fungus + diaper rash cream, cornstarch, no diaper on, no wipes just water....poor thing still has the rash! I feel so bad bc she just shakes and cries at every diaper change, or as soon as she's got a wet or dirty diaper. I was at target and got some Honest company healing balm so we'll see how well that works bc all the other diaper rash creams haven't so far
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