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Old 02-04-2013, 09:53 AM   #19
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Re: Newborn acne - new pic 2/4 in post #16

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Originally Posted by homebirthmom View Post
i saw one little boy have it so bad that his head bleed cause it was so thick. i kept thinking why on earth would they leave it so long it caused scabs?!
I've seen that too. Makes me so sad! One of my boys had cradle cap really bad... Isaac I think? Anyways, I ended up using oil on his head, with a cap on for overnight, then washing his hair with tea tree oil and combing his head well - really made a difference quickly.

Andrea - Poor little Josiah! Maybe my kids haven't had baby acne bad, but that doesn't look like a normal case to me.
I've mentioned it before on here, I think to you even, but we've had great luck with Thentix lotion - it is awesome for Isaac's and my eczema, and I used it all the time with Levi from birth on and have never had a newbie with such clear skin. I kinda thought it myself, but had tons of comments about his face/skin from random people as well
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