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Seborrea in Infants
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sumis posted:
my 3 months old son has cradle cap in his head .I use baby oild aned coconut oil to remove the scales and brushing and shampooing helps .but what can i do with his cheeks and hands and tummy and groin area .I cannot leave him withoit mittens otherwise he starts itching .I use aveeno baby lotion and aveeno wash too .


any ideas on how to control it
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Elizabeth_WebMD_Staff responded:
Hi Sumis -

Poor little guy, hopefully you have seen his pediatrician to figure out what else to use on these areas.

This information may also be helpful -

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Elizabeth
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