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Childhood-diseases

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Posted by: Liesel | 2006/11/13

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Cradle cap

Good Day, my daugther is 7 weeks old and have this cradle cap business VERY BAD, I took her to the doctor and she gave us something, but it's still there and it looks like THICK DANDRUFF. It looks really horrible. I wash her hair every day. Also she has eczema, but the ointment the doc gave worked wonders. Anyone can tell me what to use for the cradle cap??

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Posted by: Leila | 2006/11/13

Hello daar!

My seun het ook vreeslik cradle cap gehad. Ek het 'n uur voor hy gebad het sy koppie met babaolie gesmeer en dit met 'n baba borsel saggies geborsel. Daarna het ek sy hare gewas met baba shampoo en dan weer bietjie geborsel. Dit het vir my gewerk.

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Reply to Leila
Posted by: lx | 2006/11/13

Try Elizabeth Anne's cradle cap lotion - it is a light green tube which you can buy at any spar, pick & pay, chamist etc..

My boy also stryggled with it and I used this together with a soft brush, when I bathed him in the evenings I put the lotion on and used the brush (you can even use a soft toothbrush) to gentle massage the scalp - you should see an immediate improvement!

GOOD LUCK :)

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