|Things to Know about Baby Pimples|
The CausesThe pimples including pimple on lip can be caused by many factors. It can be caused by the condition of environment like high temperature, dust, and pollution. Besides, the irritation and allergy can also be other factors of the pimples’ appearances. The skin of some babies must also be very sensitive toward some matters like saliva, milk, cloth with coarse texture, certain types of detergent, and many others. If the baby already consumes the additional or formula milk, the skin problems including the pimples can also be one of the causes. Of course, it is much better to avoid giving the baby the things that probably causes the pimples. However, if this is something that cannot be easily avoided, there is no other choice. You have to heal the pimples before it is getting bigger and making the baby feel more uncomfortable.
How to Get Rid OfThe baby’s skin is still very sensitive. Therefore, it seems you don’t need to smear the anti acne or ointment like what adult commonly does. The use of cream or ointment can even cause any other worse problems. The pores that are obstructed by the cream are even actually other causes for pimples. You can do some steps to clean and heal the pimples. You must firstly wash the baby’s skin with warm water and soap produced especially for the baby. The reason why there is the pimple can be due to the oil that obstructs the pores. It is not something exaggerated to make sure that the baby’s skin must always be clean and dry. It is possible if the pimple is caused by certain products commonly used like the soap, powder, or baby oil. You can try to stop using them for a moment to make sure whether the condition will be getting better or not. Meanwhile, for the pimple area itself, you can use smooth cotton with warm water to clean the area. You should not add other chemical substance for this matter. This way of cleaning should be done at least once a day after you see that the pimples are dry.
The main important thing here is mainly about how to keep the baby’s skin clean. Make sure to take him or her bath twice a day using soap especially produced for the baby that has less chemical ingredients. Actually, if it is okay to use the soap, there is no need to change it into other product or brand. While the pimples are still there, it is better to avoid using lotion, cream, or oil that are able to fill in the pores. Until the pimples are gone, the use of baby moisturizer or baby facial wash is more recommended than ream or lotion. It is for the exception if the baby has any other problem like dry skin. The treatment for pimples on the face and body can be different as well. Since face tends to be more sensitive, lessening the use of products with chemical substance even if it is for the baby is better. Meanwhile, the light lotion can be used if the pimples are appeared on the back, chest, or neck.