Diaper Rash

Diaper rash is a form of contact dermatitis or skin irritation that develops in small children and adults with fragile skin in the area that is covered by the diaper. There is a possible chance of bacteria or yeast infection at the site of rash. Diaper rashes have several categories. Contact dermatitis in which the topmost layer of the skin can become red or irritated. This type of dermatitis occur only in the areas covered by the diaper and or urine and stool. Skin infection is the next level of nappy rashes. At HPFY we bring to you an array of effective products to reduce diaper rash occurrences and to provide relief from these painful rashes. Buy Now!

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What Causes Diaper Rashes?

Bacteria, yeast and fungal infections can cause diaper rashes. These type of infections result from disrupted skin integrity and hampered defence mechanism of the body. The next level in diaper rashes include allergic reactions. They can occur as a result of certain allergens present in diapers and wipes. These allergies take the form of skin redness with superficial vesicles and erosions. Pustules or small blisters may be occur in the region covered by the diaper.

Diaper Rash Treatment

Diaper rashes can be managed by frequent diaper changes which prevents the urine and stool to be in contact with the skin for a longer period of time. If a rash develops clean the area with soft cloth and water. Diaper area ointments like Coloplast Baza Protect Moisture Barrier Cream or the Calmoseptine Moisture Barrier Ointment provide effective relief from rashes and reduce friction to the irritated area.The diaper area must be exposed to oxygen rich air which helps in clearing off the rash. Exposing the diaper area to warm water also helps in treatment of rashes. For small children try the Medline DryTime Disposable Training Pants which them to gain bladder control. We have top quality products from well-known manufacturers like Coloplast, Medline, Calmoseptine, Chattem Inc and many more at attractive discounts.