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A 35-year-old female asked:

my 4 mths baby's face was red lumpy itchy. also on arm and behing the knees. pedestrian said eczema, atopic dermatitis. gave advantan 3 days & eldel. i have seen after using the advantan my baby face had some discoloration around her cheek mouth nose?

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology 36 years experience
Moisturizer: I would suggest a gentle baby moisturizer, no soap on the face and baby sunblock/ a hat. Report the discoloration to your doctor. Watch for any flare ups once solids are introduced,. There can be an association w food allergies.

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