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Can a baby get an allergic reaction to plain baby oil?

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In brief: Yes

In rare cases, mineral oil can cause a contact rash that manifests itself with redness, swelling, and sometimes blistering and itching of the skin.
It can be painful if a reaction is apparent.

In brief: Yes

In rare cases, mineral oil can cause a contact rash that manifests itself with redness, swelling, and sometimes blistering and itching of the skin.
It can be painful if a reaction is apparent.
Dr. Michael H. T. Sia
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