• 16-ounce tub of Desitin Daily Defense Baby Diaper Rash Healing Cream works from the first use to help soothe, treat and prevent diaper rash• This skin barrier cream instantly forms a protective layer on your baby's skin for diaper rash relief and prevention• Made with 13% zinc oxide skin protectant, its fast-acting hypoallergenic formula helps seal out wetness to treat diaper rash from the first signs and is clinically shown to provide diaper rash relief• This diaper cream is specially formulated for babies' tender skin and is paraben-, phthalate-, fragrance- and dye-free so it's gentle enough to use daily at every diaper change• Its rich, creamy formula goes on smoothly and wipes off easily, making Desitin Daily Defense Diaper Rash Cream your trusted partner for treating diaper rash from the first signs
What causes diaper rash?
Primarily, prolonged and increased exposure to wetness against the skin. Other factors: the closed environment created by the diaper, chafing from friction/rubbing against diapers or skin folds, and skin’s prolonged contact with urine and/or feces.
What are the signs and symptoms of diaper rash?
Some or all of the following: pinkness/redness wherever the diaper touches, dry or fluid-filled raised bumps, flaking, dryness or peeling/scaling of the skin, raised areas (or swelling), and chafing. Affected areas may be warm to the touch.
How can I prevent diaper rash?
Keep baby’s skin clean and dry, let diaper area dry before reapplying diaper, and protect baby’s skin with a diaper rash treatment. Try DESITIN Daily Defense: It protects against diaper rash from the first use and works at the first hint of rash.
How does Zinc Oxide treat diaper rash?
Zinc Oxide forms a protective barrier between the skin and the diaper to reduce friction, block wetness from the skin, protect against the enzymes found in feces, and soothe irritated skin, allowing it to heal naturally.
How can I treat diaper rash?
Keep the area clean and dry. Once you have finished cleaning your baby’s bottom, pat it dry (no rubbing), and try applying a thick layer of DESITIN Maximum Strength. Just 1 application provides long-lasting overnight protection.
Check baby’s diaper at least every 2 hours and change immediately if urine or feces is present. At every change, clean with mild wipes or warm water, let air dry, and apply DESITIN Daily Defense before re-diapering. DESITIN Daily Defense is your everyday partner in protecting against diaper rash.
Be extra gentle when cleaning red, irritated skin (patting, not wiping). Leave existing diaper cream in place, and add a thick layer of DESITIN Maximum Strength to affected areas. DESITIN Maximum Strength helps heal and soothe diaper rash discomfort!
Use Desitin Daily Defense Diaper Rash Cream every day to soothe, treat and prevent diaper rash. This hypoallergenic and Pediatrician-tested formula instantly forms a protective barrier on your baby's tender skin and is clinically shown to provide diaper rash relief. It is designed to work at the first hint of diaper rash to help heal and soothe your baby's skin. Made with fast-acting zinc oxide formula, this diaper cream helps seal out wetness and provides protection from the first use. It is dermatologist-tested and free of parabens, phthalates, and dyes, so it's gentle enough to use at every diaper change. The creamy formula goes on smoothly and wipes off easily, making Desitin Daily Defense Diaper Rash Cream your trusted partner for treating diaper rash from the first signs.