• Aquaphor Baby Diaper Rash Paste, enriched with Shea Butter, provides immediate soothing relief in just one application• Use Diaper Rash Paste on more troublesome rashes and anytime exposure to wet diapers may be prolonged• Formulated with maximum strength 40% Zinc Oxide that intensively treats diaper rash and creates a barrier to protect your baby’s irritated skin• The rich, non-sticky cream goes on gently and cleans off easy but protects your baby’s skin all night long• Specifically to suit the sensitive skin of babies: Paraben, fragrance & talc free; Hypoallergenic & Odor Free
What causes diaper rash?
The main cause of diaper rash is prolonged exposure to wetness in the diaper. Exposure to urine / feces, heat, friction, introduction of new foods, medicine / illness or teething, can all cause diaper rash.
What are the signs of diaper rash?
Signs of diaper rash are pinkness / redness and small bumps in the diaper area that can be warm to the touch. If the rash gets bad, it can spread to the stomach or thighs. Diaper rash can also be seen as dryness, flaking or peeling skin or chafing.
How can I prevent diaper rash?
Using an ointment like Aquaphor Baby Healing Ointment to create a layer between the skin and wetness from sweat, urine and feces can help protect your baby's skin from diaper rash. The ointment can be used with every diaper change.
What is the difference between diaper rash cream and diaper rash paste?
The difference comes in the strength of the zinc oxide; cream has 15% zinc oxide and is for mild rashes to help protect and treat. Paste has 40% zinc oxide, a maximum strength treatment product, and is for more aggressive/moderate rashes
Why does Zinc Oxide work to treat diaper rash?
Zinc Oxide forms a protective barrier between the skin and diaper and soothes irritated skin, allowing it to heal naturally. Zinc Oxide is a mineral that helps block wetness, friction and feces from touching skin that is already compromised
In the 1920's, pharmacists used Aquaphor as a compounding formula to make medications for skin conditions. Its unique formula of protective ingredients was so effective it was soon commercialized and made available to consumers. Clinically tested and uniquely formulated, the Aquaphor brand is highly recommended by dermatologists and pediatricians.
Aquaphor Baby Diaper Rash Paste provides immediate soothing relief in just one application and protects your baby's delicate skin from diaper rash. Enriched with natural Shea Butter, this creamy, non-sticky, rich cream formula is gentle to apply and easy to clean off. Compared to Aquaphor Baby Rash Cream, the Diaper Rash Paste is formulated with maximum strength 40% Zinc Oxide. This is the strongest formula without a prescription that intensively treats diaper rash and creates a barrier to protect your baby's irritated skin. Best used on moderate to troublesome diaper rash, as well as for diaper rash flare-ups. It relieves discomfort for your little one in one application and protects skin all night long. To Use: apply Paste with every diaper change. Use as often as needed, especially with prolonged exposure to wet diapers. For everyday maintenance to prevent diaper rash, check out Aquaphor Baby Healing Ointment. Help restore and soothe baby’s delicate skin with Aquaphor Baby products.