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Identifying diaper rash

What is Diaper Rash

Diaper rash is one of the most common dermatologic conditions in the United States and the most common skin disorder of early childhood. It is most commonly seen in babies at 6-8 months of age.

How to Identify Diaper Rash Thumbnail

Diaper rash usually comes on quickly, and affects the areas that are in closest contact with the diaper.

What Causes Diaper Rash

The primary cause of diaper rash is prolonged and increased exposure to wetness/moisture.

See real pictures of diaper rash and decide how to best care for your baby.

Baby Skin Versus Adult Skin

The differences between them cause different skin care problems and require different care.

Types of Diaper Rash: Evaluation Guide

Identify the different levels of diaper rash to see how your baby compares.