Home Remedies for Diaper Rash


Home Remedies for Diaper Rash

Home remedies for diaper rash offer some effective solutions to deal with this common problem faced by infants. No infant enjoys this problem that occurs in the form of rashes in bottom. Although it is not serious in nature but it certainly poses some discomfort to the infant concerned.

Causes of Diaper Rash:

  • Contact dermatitis that causes mild to severe redness and sometimes erosion of top layers of the skin.

  • Skin infections are also a reason for diaper rash

  • Sometimes non-removal of wet diapers also causes diaper rash.

  • Allergic reactions also causes diaper rashes

Symptoms of Diaper Rash

  • Red puffy skin around the bottom

  • Redness on the genitals of the baby

  • Unusual behavior of the baby

Home Remedies for Diaper Rash:

  • Have a watch on your baby's diaper and change immediately if it is wet.

  • While changing the diaper of your baby do make a point to wipe the bottom with a towel before you place the next diaper.

  • For cleaning the bottom of the baby one should use plain warm (not hot) water. If you want to apply a shop make sure it is soft.

  • Make sure that baby's skin to dry before you place next diaper.

  • One should preferably use those shops that are low in moisture content.

  • Refrain from plastic pants or diapers in which plastic has been used.

If a certain type of diaper is not going well with your child don't hesitate changing it.



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