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“How do i tackle cradle cap before it gets really bad? What is a good daily ritual to follow for prevention of cradle cap? ” Do you have any remedies for cradle cap?

Posted by Cassie, 28/04/13

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  • I only ever used baby oil. It seemed to do the trick.

  • Olive oil is nice massaged in. Will look oily but does work.

  • I just used baby oil. Worked heaps better than the proper stuff for it.

  • I found lots of olive oil slathered on every night works. The cradle cap gradually flakes off

  • ergo oil from a chemist works!

  • Don’t scratch it, moisturise!

  • Baby oil and a comb

  • My kids also suffered cradle cap and I used olive oil twice a day and soft brush and few months later it faded.

  • I just used baby massage oil and a nice soft baby brush, rub a little in after their bath and brush it off

  • Both of my bubs suffered with this, I use vasoline.

  • My sister in law uses olive oil.

  • Olive oil massaged into the scalp regularly.

  • What did you end up doing?

  • Olive oil worked for us with a comb and got it out

  • Olive oil does wonders and has no chemicals

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