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how do i treat the rash around my 5 week olds mouth??

(4 Posts)
Doublebubblebubble Sat 21-Nov-15 13:14:05

Hi all - my ds is 5 weeks old - he is ebf.
He has had this rash for the last 5 days no temp at all

I have tried putting breast milk on it and cooled boiled water but it still looks very... angry.

I think it's either dribble rash or possibly when DD (6) decided to use a baby wipe to wipe his face (grrrrr)

any suggestions on what I can do to help him??

LIZS Sat 21-Nov-15 13:20:35

Could be baby acne

Doublebubblebubble Sat 21-Nov-15 13:22:56

Really?? I thought he might be a bit old for that at 5weeks

Dixiechick17 Fri 27-Nov-15 04:04:19

My DD's baby acne started at five weeks, I just carried on putting breast milk on it. It took a few weeks to clear up, double check with the HV though.

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