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3month old has cradle cap

(9 Posts)
nicnack2 Sat 27-May-06 17:55:11

can anyone advise? Thanks

LilacBump Sat 27-May-06 17:57:06

baby oil rubbed in and leave overnight, wash out in the morning and comb through to get all the bits out.

juuule Sat 27-May-06 17:57:17

Rub olive oil over baby's head, leave for a while and then wash off. It should loosen it.

fredly Sat 27-May-06 17:57:25

Olive oil. It's messy but it works.

hunkermunker Sat 27-May-06 17:57:58

Dentinox shampoo. Smells of roses and it works (IME).

azroc Sat 27-May-06 18:04:37

Don't worry about it. IME some babies just have it - it doesn't bother them.

nicnack2 Sat 27-May-06 18:05:05

thank u for the advice

hairycaterpillar Sat 27-May-06 19:03:33

capasal worked brilliantly for us, Doc prescribed it but you can get it over the counter. it's really good at de-scaling but you have to be careful not to get it in eyes as it stings...it also stinks...but did work wonders on my ds and dd.

corblimeymadam Sun 28-May-06 19:40:12

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

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