Diaper rash treatment for babies is enormous and come in various ways. People with babies have their own way to treat diaper rash. Here is the one of the treatments that has been applied that you might want to consider.
The first tip of diaper rash treatment for babies to prevent the skin to be more exposed to wet or dirty diaper. It means change the diaper as soon as the diaper wet or dirty and as much as possible. One thing you might want to know that some babies will still develop rash on butt despite what kind of effort you have tried to prevent it to come.
Next tip of diaper rash treatment for babies is soothing the diaper rash. One recommended way to soothe the rash is soaking baby in an oatmeal bath. Oatmeal bath is effective to soothe and heal the rash. Too much moisture on the diaper area is also one of the causes of rash to occur, make sure you dry the diaper area and surround it thoroughly. After clean the diaper area or after baths dry the baby bottom completely or let it air dry. Extra protection as applying baby bottom with an anti-diaper rash cream is optional. The cream such as zinc oxide based cream or A+D ointment acts as a barrier between baby skin and any irritating wetness or diaper, in this way the rash will heal sooner.
Some people use cornstarch based powder as diaper rash treatment, however the following problem occurs such as baby develops yeast infection. The cornstarch based powder may lead the yeast or bacteria to grow and cause yeast infection. The usage of wipes contain alcohol is also not recommended. Some babies might sensitive to the ingredients which can extremely sting the skin. Avoid using fragrance soap, lotion or bubble bath for the time being. The usual diaper rash might resolve within five days, if not you might need call pediatrician.