Skin Problems In Infants

The skin of newborns is not as smooth as you would imagine. Do not be surprised if the skin is actually ‘decorated’ many stains and small pimples. In some of these conditions will not last long. Here are some skin conditions common baby looks like scales or thick yellowish crust arising on the scalp, eyebrows, and behind the ear (also known as seborrheic dermatitis). Although it will disappear by itself, you can accelerate the process of peeling by applying a little olive oil or baby oil to the baby’s scalp, then wipe it with a soft bristle brush or a baby toothbrush. The other solution is that you can visit a site that will give you a lot of solutions regarding baby products mainly to solve the problem on baby’s skin.

Diaper rash is common when the baby’s skin for too long exposed to urine or feces. Diaper rash can be treated with regular changing diapers and applying a cream or ointment for diaper rash before wearing diapers. But if the spots appear bright red or skin becomes swollen, blistered, dry or cracked, consult a child to the doctor. These symptoms indicate a fungal infection. Impetigo is a skin infection caused by bacteria. Impetigo begins with the appearance of the rash and blisters that rupture, leaving a thick yellow-brown crust and creating sores or blisters that are red. Impetigo tends to appear around the nose and mouth with itchy. If left untreated, these infections can heal itself within 2-3 weeks, but if treated will recover in 7-10 days. The disease can be transmitted through direct contact or if the shared use of the goods by the patient. Impetigo can be treated with creams, ointments or antibiotic pills.