Diaper rash is a common irritation of baby’s skin that can have many causes. Here are some tips:
- If you notice irritation shortly after changing diaper or wipe brands go back to the original brand and see if the rash improves.
- You can also trial a zinc based over the counter diaper cream.
- Changing baby’s diaper frequently and letting diaper area have time to air out can be very helpful when managing diaper rash.
- Baking soda baths (add ½ cup of baking soda to bath water) can sometimes help too
If you have already tried all of the above of if you are worried about the rash always call us for an appointment.