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What can you do about a baby with REALLY Sweaty feet?????

My 7 month old has the sweatiest feet I have ever seen!! She will soak through her little socks and God forbid that I leave shoes on her for too long...And yes, sometimes they do stink!

Anybody else have/had this problem? Anything that you did to make it better?

Thanks@!

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chefronswife

Asked by chefronswife at 11:52 AM on Dec. 4, 2009 in General Parenting

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  • If you have to have her feet covered, sprinkle a little baking soda in her socks or footies.
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 12:05 PM on Dec. 4, 2009

  • I would stay away from shoes. She doesn't need them until she walks. Powder does sound like a good idea. My son also has stinky feet. He is 4. Crocs are good for him because they don't smell!
    mompam

    Answer by mompam at 2:06 PM on Dec. 4, 2009

  • ditto mompam.

    my kids have sweaty feet too. just don't make them wear anything unless you're going out.

    make sure that when you do put something on its a good absorbant sock - cotton's good. it'll wick away the moisture.

    sandals and plastics and 'nonporous' materials are horrible for sweaty feet - fungus and moisture thrive, and then they stink.
    hypermamaz

    Answer by hypermamaz at 2:57 PM on Dec. 4, 2009

  • Oh, and stay away from leather sneakers. They reek!!!!
    mompam

    Answer by mompam at 3:06 PM on Dec. 4, 2009

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