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Does your baby stink?

lol seriously my son's head sweats when he sleeps and it smelkls like dirty socks I've tried dressing him lightly for bed no blankets fan etc

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 1:59 PM on Jul. 21, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • My granddaughter's armpits and feet stink! After I bathe her I put some Johnson's cornstarch powder on those areas and keep them clean and airy (exposed to air). You can lightly brush a small amount of cornstarch powder onto your son's head to absorb sweat and odors. I recommend that you first wash his head/hair with baby shampoo, allow do dry, brush in a little cornstarch powder, clean your son's head throughout the day with a wet washcloth and reapply the cornstarch powder once completely dry. Hopefully our babies won't grow up with these overactive sweat glands that smell so funky. :)
    PrydferthMenyw

    Answer by PrydferthMenyw at 10:14 PM on Jul. 21, 2009

  • lol try putting clear deodorant on his head
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:02 PM on Jul. 21, 2009

  • no, well not very often but he does sweat a lot.
    Natsnumberthree

    Answer by Natsnumberthree at 2:09 PM on Jul. 21, 2009

  • Yes she does! Lol. She sweats and also had acid reflux so she is always spitting up. I usually rub some baby powder on her and it helps tons. I also put some on a brush and run it through her hair. Your baby may not have enough hair to do that...but it wouldn't hurt to maybe rub some in. :D
    melissa0425

    Answer by melissa0425 at 3:18 PM on Jul. 21, 2009

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