Beauty: Toddler, Hydrocortisone

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Exzema/dry Skin on My 22 Month Old

my daughter has dry skin all over. Drier patches on her elbows and the back of her arms, her thighs and calves. She scratches her tummy and her upper and lower back often. I have tried lots of creams and stuff and nothing seems to work well. We use cortizone for the itching but her skin is still ALWAYS dry. Is there a different cream that you have used succesfully. I have also thought about putting her on an Omega 3 childrens supplement.

Hair Care

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Dark Hair on Toddler's Back and Lots of Swollen Lymph Nodes

Hi Everyone! My 2 1/2 year old son has had a chronic skin issue with his neck and upper back for at least a year now. The pediatricians said it was eczema, but all the hydrocortizone creams they gave him never worked. We saw a dermatologist who prescribed a anti-fungal, higher dose hydrocortizone and an antibiotic. He FINALLY had clear smooth skin for about 2 weeks and then the itching/rash returned. I've tried the antifungal and hydrocortizone separately, but neither works. The problem seems to be that his lymph nodes become very...


Sun Rash ??

Today after my 10yr old daughter came in the house after being outside most...


Skin & Bodycare

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Little Itchy Bumps on Son's Body

I am having a problem with our youngest 5 year old son. He has developed itchy little bumps all over his body. At first,it was on his hands and I thought it looked exactly like my other son's eczema, so I began putting cortisone cream on him that was given to us for his brother. It seemed to help as those spots have cleared up. Then I started noticing that these tiny mostly colorless bumps are developing all over him and he itches at them until they are red or bleeding. We wondered if it could possibly be flea bites from the dogs but there...


Rash: Bumpy Skin

Ladies, My daughter is 14 months old and she went swimming in a pool last...