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What can you put on a baby's neck if they have a rash?

My sisters 5wk old has a rash on his neck. He's gotten pretty chubby these past couple weeks and the rolls are keeping in all the moisture. Any suggestions on what to do about the rash?

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Vero0724

Asked by Vero0724 at 11:27 PM on Dec. 8, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Cornstarch. Dry it out and avoid putting much on it.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:32 PM on Dec. 8, 2009

  • fyi, cornstarch and other powders shouldn't be used anywhere near a baby's face. They can breath in the powder which is NOT good for their lungs.

    just tell her to try to keep it dry. If it turns into a yeast rash she can get a cream for it, but the doctor would have to prescribe it.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:21 AM on Dec. 9, 2009

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