Paediatric trainee based in England.  He is interested in all things paediatric with the exception of head lice. Developer of a WETFLAG app

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Cradle Cap

Cradle cap

Cite this article as: Marikar, D. Cradle cap, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3393Cradle cap (infantile seborrhoeic dermatitis) is a self-limiting greasy, scaly rash of unknown cause that most commonly affects the scalps of babies.  Overactive sebaceous glands, maternal hormones and skin yeasts have been suggested as possible causes.

Nappy rash

Napkin dermatitis

Cite this article as: Marikar, D. Napkin dermatitis, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3391Napkin dermatitis is an acute inflammatory skin reaction in the area covered by the nappy.

Eczema

Cite this article as: Marikar, D. Eczema, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3261Atopic eczema (also known as childhood eczema or atopic dermatitis) is a chronic paediatric inflammatory skin disease which usually develops in early childhood.