• 4.8-ounce tube of desitin maximum strength diaper rash paste with 40% zinc oxide works on contact to treat and prevent diaper rash discomfort• Rich, thick diaper rash cream is formulated with 40% maximum-level zinc oxide and is clinically shown to protect baby's skin for up to 12 hours. Suggested Age: Newborn and Up• It provides effective diaper rash relief by immediately forming a protective barrier on baby's skin to seal out wetness and soothe chafed skin• Its hypoallergenic formula is paraben, phthalate, dye and soap-free. It is also dermatologist- and pediatrician-tested and is gentle enough for daily use.• Maximum strength diaper rash paste provides 5-in-1 action to treat, heal, protect, soothe and prevent diaper rash, for healing you can see and relief your baby can feel
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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 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.
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 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 Rapid Relief: It protects against diaper rash from the first use and works at the first hint of rash.
The no 1 choice of pediatricians and parents, desitin maximum strength diaper rash paste works to effectively treat and help prevent diaper rash discomfort. Made with 40% maximum-level zinc oxide, this rich, thick diaper rash cream soothes and relieves on contact by sealing out wetness and protecting chafed skin due to diaper rash. Dermatologist and pediatrician-tested, it is clinically shown to protect baby's delicate skin for 12 hours. The hypoallergenic formula of this diaper rash treatment is gentle enough for daily use and is free of parabens, phthalates, dyes, and soap. Desitin maximum strength diaper rash paste provides 5-in-1 action to treat, heal, protect, soothe and prevent diaper rash, for healing you can see and relief your baby can feel.