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Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Tween | 2007/06/11

Q.

Rash

My baby (2yrs) has rash on her body that look like goosebumps.Could it be heat rash?What can I use take it away,I'm using acquious cream at the moment.Thanks!

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

This could be a heat rash or a reaction to soap or acrylic material. Use only cotton clothing washed with Sunlight soap and well rinsed. Don't overdress her and don't use too many blankets. Avoid baby soaps. Aqueous cream is the safest cream to use on her skin.

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