There was a sweaty child. How to treat it at home?
In a newborn baby, the skin is very tender, and fromimproper care on it often there are different eruptions. Especially many problems exist in the summer. When it's hot, a child's sweating often appears. How to treat it, should know all the parents. After all, this is not an infectious disease, but the shortcomings of caring for the baby, and you can cope with thisin-house.
To properly start treatment, you need to know how tolooks like a child's sweating. After all, these rashes can be confused with an allergic rash and with manifestations of certain diseases. Sweating is manifested in the form of a small pink or red rash, sometimes bubbles with transparent contents. This disease appears because of imperfection in the newborn sweat glands, so the rash most often occurs in the armpits, elbows, on the neck and on the buttocks. If the baby is overheating, the access to the air for his skin is broken, then a child's sweating appears. How to treat it at home, you need to know all mothers.
It is best not to let such problems arise. To do this, do not overheat the baby, do not wrap it. At home it is advisable not to keep the baby for a long time in a diaper and on wet diapers. More often arrange for the child solar and air baths and in time spend hygienic procedures. You need to bathe a kid every day, maybe even several times, preferably with plain water, without soap. It is not advisable to use things from synthetic fabrics to a more adult child.
But it happens that if all these rules are observed, a child's sweating appears. How to treat it in this case?
It is best to bathe the baby in herbal decoctions: chamomile, string, celandine or oak bark. You can add a very weak solution of potassium permanganate, but not often, since it dries the skin. It is recommended to wipe the affected area with cotton wool, moistened with chamomile broth, and after drying, lubricate with baby cream. To dry the places of the appearance of sweating powder, use powder.
Some babies behave when a sweating occursrestless, screaming and refusing to eat. In this case, it is necessary to maintain their defenses. The pediatrician will advise what means to raise the immunity can be given to the child. But the best thing that mom can do is feed the baby with the breast. After all, breast milk has all the substances necessary for it. It is very good if my mother drinks carrot juice, it is good for the skin, and from 9 months you can give it to the baby.
In more advanced cases, more radical means are required. Than to smear a pound at the child if hygienic procedures do not help or assist?
Good itching solution of soda. Dissolve a spoonful of soda in a glass of cool boiled water, moisten gauze and apply to the affected areas. You can also lubricate them with a weak solution of marigold tincture. If the perspiration strongly disturbs the child, it is recommended to use zinc ointment or a cream based on panthenol. Sometimes you can find advice to lubricate the baby's skin with baby oil. But this is unacceptable in the heat, and it does not heal the rash. If you use a baby cream to lubricate the baby's skin, then choose one that includes chamomile or string.
Almost all mothers face such a problem,as a child's sweating. How to treat it, you can check with your doctor. But the best way is to prevent the baby from overheating, to properly dress and bathe it.