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My daughter is 3mo. old- and has this dry skin (not cradle cap) on her head...its in her hair, towards the front- its kind of yellowish, but white when wet- what is this???

i just saw it today- i'm not super concerned, i thought it was dry skin- like excema...not sure though- its kind of yellowish in color....

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sweetescape88

Asked by sweetescape88 at 2:20 PM on Aug. 10, 2010 in Kids' Health

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  • That's probably cradle cap. It can be yellow-ish.

    Here's a good article on Cradle Cap that may be of some use to you :)
    http://www.babycenter.com/0_cradle-cap_80.bc
    tangleballlover

    Answer by tangleballlover at 3:40 PM on Aug. 10, 2010

  • Cradle cap. Ru her head with baby oil and comb through.
    sstepph

    Answer by sstepph at 10:35 AM on Sep. 17, 2010

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