Online Safety Community

At Home with Your Newborn | Skin Conditions

At home with your newborn: Skin conditions It is not uncommon for babies to get skin rashes. rashes can look different on different baby skin As a parent, you may not know if the rash is something to worry about. remember that you can always call your baby's doctor's office in and ask to speak with the nurse if you're concerned. Some rashes are more commonly seen during the first few months of life.

Let's look at the rashes that are more common at birth. Jaundice Jaundice is commonly seen within a few days at birth. It appears as a yellowing of the skin, lips, and eyes. Many babies go home from the hospital with a little bit of Jaundice. If your baby looks more yellow in the eyes or skin, is not eating well, not making is my wet diapers, or hard to wake up, it is important to call your baby's doctor's office right away and ask to speak with the nurse. Mongolian spots these great blue patches usually appear within the first year of life. They might look like a big bruise but they do not hurt.

They may show up in your baby's back, bottom, or legs. These spots are caused by simple differences in skin color and are perfectly harmless. They range from size with pinhead to six inches across. Erythema Toxicum Half of all newborn babies develops this rash usually within two to three days after birth. The rash begins red and raised and can appear on the face, arms, and legs. This is the normal baby rash. It is not warm to touch and does not cause any problems. There's nothing that needs to be done about it. It will go away within a few days.

White bumps called Milia Milia are small white bumps that a common on newborn skin. Milia are generally seen on the forehead, cheeks, nose, and chin. Leave them alone. They will go away on their own. Newborn Dry Skin Dry skin is common. Your baby was surrounded by fluid in your womb for several months.

It takes a while for your baby to get used to his new surroundings. There is no need to do anything. Your baby's dry skin will get better on its own. Cradle Cap Cradle Cap is very common. Just like its name implies, you typically see it on the scalp. Most of the time it appears in the first several weeks after birth.

It will get better on its own but maybe treated if it becomes severe. Remember to call your baby's doctor's office and ask to speak with the nurse if you think your baby's cradle cap is getting worse. baby acne you may think that only teens and young adults get acne, but your baby may get it too. Baby Acne shows up around two to three weeks of age because of mom's hormones.

Pimples are harmless they won't leave scars. Just leave them alone and keep the area clean with water only. Heat rash You may see this rash, sometimes card prickly heat rash, if your baby gets too warm. You may notice it on your baby's neck, armpits, and diaper area. It may itch and make your baby uncomfortable.

You can help by keeping your baby in a comfortable temperature Most of the time, prickly heat will go away on its own in a couple of days. Eczema can be in the first few weeks of life or may not begin until your baby is older. Eczema is dry skin that gets red and irritated, mostly seen on the scalp, face, trunk, elbows, knees, or the diaper area. Apply Vaseline or an unscented moisturizing lotion to keep skin from becoming too dry. If the skin continues to look red and irritated, contact your baby's doctor's office and ask to speak with the nurse. For more information. contact your child's doctor's office.

Views: 5

Comment

You need to be a member of Online Safety Community to add comments!

Join Online Safety Community

Take our poll!

Take our poll!

Latest Activity

TrojanMotors posted a blog post

Choosing the Best Auto Electrical Services Pakuranga for your Vehicle

Every auto electrical & mechanical services have their objectives and maintain the life of your vehicle. What's more, there focuses individually stays on to accomplish your motor vehicle life. At the point when you are in search of quality, you will be best put in the result that you work with specialists who guarantee you quality. Also, they who will assist you with producing the correct push towards accomplishing your set destinations. As an organisation, you should just work with just…See More
15 hours ago
Profile IconTrojanMotors, RefluxMD, Inc. - Gerd Diet, Smealtskel and 3 more joined Online Safety Community
15 hours ago
gautham posted an event

Expert level business analyst online course with free demo at hyderabad,

January 20, 2020 at 9am to January 31, 2020 at 9pm
About Business analyst,There are various reasons while organizations are using business intelligence and analytical tools. In Business intelligence, we can perform all the faster reports, analysis and planning. Business analyst has taken better business decisions and improve the data quality. get more through business analyst courseAbout Our CompanyOnlineituguru is one of the best training…See More
16 hours ago
Smealtskel posted a blog post

Wow Gold

World of warcraft is an amazing online video game. It is one of the highly played and liked gameplay by people. Wow is designed with incredible features which makes the gameplay much more interesting and exciting. The missions of the game are not easily completed by anyone so wow gold is introduced by gaming industry.
16 hours ago

Forum

Outlook PST Recover 2 Replies

If your outlook data corrupted which is a part of the Ms Office Suit commonly use as an email application. It includes some email items like calendar, tasks, contact and other items. You may use any…Continue

Tags: outlook, recover, recovery, pst

Started by colin munro. Last reply by treykelly 18 hours ago.

eSoftTools NSF to PST Converter 1 Reply

Here I am prescribing eSoftTools NSF to PST Converter programming that safely performs to recover NSF…Continue

Started by Irisrose. Last reply by treykelly 19 hours ago.

How to convert NSF data files to Outlook PST 7 Replies

If you want to convert the NSF data to Outlook PST and other formats. If you want to follow the 2 way, definitely you can convert all NSF data to PST. The first method is Manual.Manual method is free…Continue

Tags: lotus, notes, outlook, converter, pst

Started by Max Beckham. Last reply by treykelly 19 hours ago.

Zip password recovery

Recover zip file password with the help of the eSoftTools zip password recovery software instantly.…Continue

Tags: zipx, unlocker, break, file, unlock

Started by Izabelaanna yesterday.

How EDB to PST Converter software important for Exchange user? 2 Replies

Do you know how Exchange server is important for Exchange user? You get know by reading this articleThis article will give you the brief idea of how…Continue

Started by Rose Watt. Last reply by jan smith yesterday.

Badge

Loading…

© 2020   Created by Safety Community.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service