My daughter seems to have got skin pigmentation near her waist and sometime she tends to scratch after we remove the diaper. I am sharing you the pics for your reference.. Kindly confirm if need to apply anyb ointment and what would be the reason and if there is any thing to worry... We normally apply coconut oil in that area.. pls suggest.

Jai shri

Hi Gitali,  seems to be a heat rashes,  apply coconut oil, but better to visit doctor... Sheeba Vijesh asha chaudhry Dr.Shilpitha Shanthappa Roopashree Siddireddy pls advice..

Neha Gupta

please some time don't use dipper or clean up every 3-4 HR with savlon or dettol..... please counslt with doctor also

Roopashree Siddireddy

As its itching.. please consult your paediatric expert. Cut baby's nails..so that skin won't breakout and won't lead to secondary infection.

Sangeetha Karuna

Gitali, seems like diaper rash. As i can see redness in the area where she wear diaper. Try to change diaper often and give your baby some diaper free time. Also, avoid wearing diapers as soon as you wet her with wipes. Let the place get dry and then apply rash cream. Let it also get absorbed then wear your baby diaper. If your baby is more uncomfortable, take her to pediatrician.

Hajira Firdose

hi it looks like diaper rashes itself in summer usually it happens to many babies as sweat gets collected in such areas they start scratching wipe nicely wit wet wipes n apply diaper rash cream ok or u can use aloe vera gel if u have it will soothe n gives coolness if rashes r spreading plz go to ur pediatric

Ashika Imthiyaz

pls remove diapers immediately... get some diaper free time... immediately change diapers when there s pee r poo..apply thin layer of cocanut oil before wearing diapers.. always wash wt running water.. pls don't use wipes at all.. especially genital area.. nd always dry up before wearing diapers...

Ashika Imthiyaz

wait fa one r two days by following some tips... if still persists.. get treated immediately yaar

Ashika Imthiyaz

softly handle such areas.. pls don't rub... after washing softly place some cotton cloth... so that it will easily dried up wtout rubbing..

Harneet (clanpedia)

pls go to a doctor and show this. seems like some skin rash. get proper medication for this.

Sheeba Vijesh

hi gitali, stop using diapers... consult with paediatrician before it gets worse...thanks for the tag Jai shri


Thanks all for your suggestions !!!

Ashika Imthiyaz

hws ur kid now? Gitali

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