How to Treat Baby Cradle Cap and Dry Hair
|Lil Sis; hours old|
WHAT IS CRADLE CAP?
Cradle cap, also known as infantile seborrheic dermatitis, is an harmless scalp condition which causes are unknown. It is said that it occurs from the hormones produced by the mother at the end of her pregnancy that causes the baby's scalp to over produce oil-producing (seborrheic) glands.
HOW TO TREAT CRADLE CAP
Step 1: Cradle baby's head on your hands
Step 2: Pour warm water on the head and a pea size amount of mild shampoo
Step 3: Massage in circular motion
|Lil Sis's First Wash Day; an hour old|
Step 4: Rinse
Step 5: Apply olive oil on the hair making sure not to use too much
Step 6: Massage in circular motion
Step 7: You can use a fine tooth comb or baby brush to lightly lift the flakes from the cradle cap
You can also apply olive oil for 10 to 15 mins before you shampoo.