No worries, we got you mama!🤱
It's common, mostly harmless, and will eventually go away. It's most common in babies up to 3️⃣ months old and can last up to a year (or longer).
There are several remedies you can try at home 🏠 that can be helpful. Most remedies are not scientifically proven to work, however they do work for some babies 👶🏼
🔹 Gently remove scales with a soft brush, toothbrush 🪥 or washcloth 💦
🔹 Gently rub on baby oil💧or aquaphor to help soften the crusts.
🔹You can also use baby oil or aquaphor moisturizer overnight and wash with mild baby shampoo🧴in the morning 🌄
🔹Instead of baby oil you can also use natural coconut oil 🥥
Did your baby experience cradle cap before? If yes, what have you used to treat it?