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how do i get rid of this milk rash around my sons neck?

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3 years ago
he spits up sometimes and doesent cry then gos back to sleep so the milk sits wet on his neck and now a rash has formed in the creases of his neck

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3 years ago
Have you tried putting a little baby powder or corn startch in the crease? That will absorb most of what he drips and shouldn't cause any reaction.
3 years ago
I agree, a little baby powder. You should also wash his neck (just warm water on a cloth) each time you check him at night, for feedings or changings, so the milk doesn't sit there long. You might also want to try keeping him upright for a while after his feedings, so if he spits up, it's before you have gone back to sleep. I know that can be hard when you're tired, but try.

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