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When Is It Safe To Wash My Baby With Regular Soap
Is it safe to give an 8 month old baby Infant Tylenol (acetaminophen) every day during teething to help with teething pain & discomfort? Baby's weight is 18 lbs.
As soon as you want: Your baby doesn't do much to get themselves dirty, so most babies do not need a bath more than once or twice a week. Until the cord has fallen off and has healed, your baby's belly shouldn't be immersed in water, so that means sponge bathing. It's ok to use soap right after birth, just use a mild soap intended for infants. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My electric tooth brush has dry tooth paste all over it. Is it safe to wash it in the sink with soap and warm water?
Never douche: Douching ("feminine wash") is not necessary for health or hygiene, and it increases the risk of vaginal infections. Don't do it, either with a feminine product, soap, or anything else. If you have symptoms that make you worried about a vaginal infection (discharge, odor, itching), douching won't cure it and could make it worse. See a doctor for professional diagnosis and treatment advice. ...Read more
I'm on accutane. I use baby liquid soap 2 times/wk which has ingredients (in 100ml):lactic acid=1g, lactoserum atomisat=0.93g. The ph=3.5. Is it safe?
Is it safe to use vaseline or baby oil to moisturize between buttocks and crotch after using a soap that burned skin? Becuz lotion burns when applied
Yes: Arbutin soap is used to lighten skin tone. I have not heard of any side effects. It takes daily use for 3 months at least to see a difference. If no change in 3 months, please stop using it. ...Read more
Not useful: Feminine hygiene soaps and sprays are really not necessary. They contain artificial fragrances and alcohols which can irritate delicate genital tissue, leading to inflammation and possibly infection. Daily use of a hypoallergenic soap, such as Cetaphil Gentle Cleanser, should be sufficient. ...Read more
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