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CRADLE CAP

CRADLE CAP IS COMMON IN BABIES, IT IS IMPORTANT NOT TO PICK AT IT. USE OUR GUIDE BELOW TO CARE FOR YOUR BABY

TREATMENTS

  • Wash hair 2 to 3 times a week with mild shampoo
  • Moisturise regularly¬†
  • Avoid nut oils and olive oil
  • Brush baby’s hair regularly
  • Use baby oil or petroleum jelly

PREVENTION

  • Use gentle, baby specific products
  • Brush baby’s hair regularly
  • Use non fragranced products
  • Regularly moisturise scalp
  • Do not pick at it as this can cause infection and scarring

IF YOU SUSPECT SOMETHING WRONG OR A CONDITION WORSENS PLEASE SEEK MEDICAL ASSISTANCE. IF YOU ARE STRUGGLING WITH YOUR BABY, PLEASE SEEK SUPPORT