Babies are so delicate and soft, and extra care needs to be taken while taking care of a baby. Even though you use very good quality diapers, it can also make your baby suffer with rashes. If your baby is also suffering from rashes due to diapers, you can see little signs like a rash in the place where diapers are in contact and inflammation of the skin in those areas. The diaper rash can not only irritate your baby, but also causes yeast and bacterial infection, particularly when the rashes are not treated in the initial stages. Below are easy and effective home remedies to get rid of diaper rash rapidly.
- Warm Bath: Bathing your child with warm water helps to reduce the rashes rapidly. Some people may sense, how this lukewarm water would fade away the rashes. Yes, diaper rashes disappear rapidly by bathing your baby.
- Baking Soda: To get rid of diaper rashes, baking soda is very effective and popular home remedy. Baking soda is also known as an alkalizing driving force, this helps to take care of the diaper rash very effectively. It is also helpful in treating yeast diaper rashes. The pH levels are balanced by using baking soda, this in turn eliminates the growth of yeast and bacteria in the diaper area. Add two tablespoons of baking soda into the warm water taken in a basin or tub. Soak the bottom of baby in this solution for 5-10 minutes. Later dry the soaked area completely. Repeat for 2-3 times in a day.
- Coconut oil: The diaper area of a baby must be washed with warm water and the washed area needs to be dried completely. Take some amount of coconut oil, apply it on the diaper area. Gently massage the diaper area with coconut oil. The skin absorbs the oil and provide nourishment to your baby. The rashes are cured in few minutes.