Nappy rash: what to do
More about nappy rash, what to do, how to treat it and just how serious it can get.
- A red, sore, raw-looking nappy area.
- Treat at home.
- See the doctor if it doesn't improve after a few days.
- Wash and dry the nappy area thoroughly after changing nappies and apply water-repellent zinc cream or petroleum jelly.
- Let your baby spend some time during the day without a nappy.