Unfortunately, no matter how well you care for your baby, diaper rash can still occur from time to time. Diaper rash begins when trapped moisture and friction begin to irritate the skin. The irritation continues over time, and the harsh urine and stool inside a soiled diaper can make the situation worse. Diaper rash is not only uncomfortable for baby, but if it is left unattended, it can even lead to infection.

Read on to learn more about how to detect diaper rash and how Balmex can help you treat and prevent diaper rash from harming your baby’s soft skin.