Information on Diaper Rash (DIAPER RASH)
Diaper rash is a problem that develops in the skin as a result of rubbing the diaper. Skin contact with the chemicals that are present in the baby’s needs and remaining moist skin over time.
Diaper rash is usually accompanied by symptoms such as reddish skin that looks bruised and sore and usually looks skinny.
In cases of severe diaper rash, the skin may blister or peel and leave behind injured areas that can bleed or leak.
Diaper rash is one of the most common skin problems in infants and toddlers and is a problem that occurs in most babies.
While diaper rash is not pleasant at all, the diaper rash itself does not indicate a serious health problem.
Causes of diaper rash:
Wet and dirty diaper which stays for long
Always rub the skin with a diaper
In most infants with diaper rash, the inflorescence may appear to worsen after the baby begins to consume solid food because the infant’s stool composition changes.
The infected area should be maintained and the baby should not be in contact with the baby’s needs.
Rinse thoroughly with warm water and a soft cloth and make sure to dry thoroughly.
Try to avoid using diapers or protective underwear.