Best baby rash cream for rash caused by allergic reaction may differ from one baby to another baby. Baby can develop allergic reaction due to variety of factors such as environment, chemicals substances, foods and many more. The first step to treat the allergy reaction is you need to limit the exposure of allergen to prevent further problems. You need to pay attention to the symptoms, identification and causes of the rash due to allergic reaction since the rash may resemble the rash caused by bacterial and viral infections.
Best baby rash cream to treat rash caused by allergic reaction need a doctor’s prescription. Occasionally, over-the-counter medications and topical preparations are needed. Here are some of the common best creams to treat the rash caused by an allergic reaction:
The first best baby rash cream is cortisone creams such as hydro cortisone cream. The hydro cortisone cream is usually used for treating eczema. Apply a thin layer of hydro cortisone cream on affected area will be enough. The cream is absorbed into bloodstream and might cause further medical problems. To use this cream for facial rash, use 1 percent hydro cortisone cream only to prevent any skin problems.
The next common best cream to treat the rash caused by allergic reaction is calamine lotion. Apply the lotion after you bathe your baby in lukewarm water. Pat-dry the skin and make sure the skin dries completely and then apply a thin lotion on the affected skin. Repeat the usage for three to four times in a day. The cream will help to soothe the rash and heal it. You need to contact a doctor if the rash does not improve within 7 days.
Sometime the rash caused by allergic reactions gives itchy sensation, to relieve the itch you can apply colloidal cream lotions or apply colloidal oatmeal compresses. The treatment will calm the itchiness caused by the rash.