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Diaper Rash?

Does your child get a diaper rash when they are teething?

What to you put on it to make it better?

Any home remedies?

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sstepph

Asked by sstepph at 4:24 PM on Sep. 17, 2010 in Kids' Health

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  • We used to brown flour, put it in a clean, dry baby food jar and poke holes in the lid to sprinkle it on him after diaper changes. We never really had a problem with diaper rashes except when the weather was very warm. We also used to put vaseline on him after diaper changes when he didn't have diaper rash.
    zava_t

    Answer by zava_t at 4:27 PM on Sep. 17, 2010

  • * 1/2 cup cornstarch baby powder or liquid baby powder
    * 2 large containers petroleum jelly or creamy jelly
    * 3 cups water
    * 1/4 cup calamine lotion
    * 1/4 cup baby lotion
    * 2 vitamin E squeezed into mixture (optional)
    * 3 drops of tea tree oil (optional)

    Heat mixture on low heat. You may have to add more water. When mixture is melted with no lumps it's ready to pour into containers. If you have lumps add more water. Good luck and enjoy.
    Leigh519121

    Answer by Leigh519121 at 4:28 PM on Sep. 17, 2010

  • I've always used Beauteax Butt Paste.
    sstepph

    Comment by sstepph (original poster) at 6:36 PM on Sep. 17, 2010

  • My son never did.
    KTMOM

    Answer by KTMOM at 11:33 PM on Sep. 17, 2010

  • cornstarch.
    lovinangels

    Answer by lovinangels at 1:11 AM on Sep. 18, 2010

  • Renew lotion is very soothing and healing and natural - only thing that I would use :)
    Dew1

    Answer by Dew1 at 9:55 AM on Sep. 18, 2010

  • I use cornstarch when it gets out of hand, if it's just to prevent, destin at every change...
    SusieQue717

    Answer by SusieQue717 at 1:58 PM on Sep. 18, 2010

  • I also used Destin just a very thin layer it helped a lot to prevent diaper rash.

    musicmom08

    Answer by musicmom08 at 8:36 PM on Sep. 26, 2010

  • A&D it works on everything and fast.
    sweet29mom

    Answer by sweet29mom at 5:14 PM on Nov. 17, 2010

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