Redness And Expelled Skin In The Anal Area Of a 6 Month Old Baby?
My child is a 6 month old woman, this is the first time I see that her anal lips are reddened and her skin is peeling. Also in her vagina there are small spots. My child also uses pampers every day, my little one is fussy. How do I heal the intimate skin?
Redness of the anal and genital area in babies can be caused due to various causes. From what your child is experiencing, redness around the anus and peeling skin in a 6 month old child may be due to diaper rash.
Diaper rash is a condition of skin irritation on the area of skin covered by diapers. Skin irritation in the area occurs due to the accumulation of urine in the diaper for a long time, causing irritation. Diaper rash is not a dangerous thing, and it often occurs in babies. Diaper rash can cause a baby to be fussy and appear uncomfortable. Some signs of diaper rash include reddish patches in the anal area to around the baby's genitals, the skin can be scaly, and the child seems to cry when the reddish skin is in contact with the hand or the diaper. Diaper rash can be treated by administering certain anti-inflammatory drugs by a doctor.
but besides that, the condition that your child is experiencing can also be caused by other causes such as:
allergic dermatitis, scabies, miliaria yeast infection, therefore, to determine the cause of your child's condition, you should check your child directly to the doctor first, so that the doctor can examine and provide the right therapy for your child.
It is recommended that you change the baby's diaper regularly, do not wait for the diaper to be full. Use powder. Maintain baby hygiene by bathing regularly, avoid using any baby products.
Here's an article you can read about Diaper Rash
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