My 4 week old has nappy rash on his bum crack which we have been treating with Sudocrem.
He got it when he was about a week old - I'd been using huggies wipes in the hospital and ditched them for cloth & water at home unless there was a particularly bad code brown (now I don't use the huggies at all as I thought it was them causing it).
The nappy rash has all but healed & now I notice it has appeared in another spot on his bum crack lower down.
Could the brand of disposables we are using be causing it?
I want to point out he is changed every time he wakes & sometimes again before he goes back to bed. He never sits around in a soiled nappy.
We've got itti bitti mcns ready to use but his legs need to fatten up a bit as they are still a bit loose and will leak.
I feel guilty like I'm not looking after him properly This is all new to me (my first babies are my Birman cats & they clean their own bottoms!)
Also can anyone tell me what nappy rash cream u can use with mcns? I heard you can't any with zinc as it sts the absorbency or causes a build up or something like that????
Edited by SnowbunnyNZ, 04 January 2013 - 08:21 AM.