Baby Rashes (with pictures)

Several baby rash pictures are categorized below. Only your doctor can correctly diagnose a rash and accurately identify its source. Below are pictures of the 10 most common baby rashes, and there are some links to useful pictures that can help you isolate the cause of a rash. Click any image to make it larger.

 

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1. Diaper rash:

Treatment Option 1: Triple Paste Medicated Ointment

Treatment Option 2: A+D Original Ointment, Diaper Rash Skincare

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2. Hives (in these cases, from a penicillin allergy):

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For more pictures of hives, see:

http://www.skinsight.com/infant/urticariaHives.htm

 


 

3. Viral rash (commonly seen with the common cold):

Treatment Option:Burt's Baby Bee Hypoallergenic Calming Lotion

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 4. Roseola (aka Sixth Disease, baby measles):

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For more pictures of roseola, see:

http://www.skinsight.com/infant/roseolaSixthDisease.htm

 


 

5. Ringworm Rash:

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For more pictures of ringworm rash, see:

http://www.skinsight.com/child/tineaCorporis.htm


 

6. Eczema Rash:

Treatment Option 1: Aveeno Baby Eczema Therapy Soothing Bath Treatment

Treatment Option 2: MetaDerm Baby Eczema Organic Soothing Cream  

Treatment Option 3: Michaderm Eczema All Natural Calming Cream

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7. Chickenpox Rash:

Treatment Option 1: ViraSoothe Chickenpox Relief Cooling Gel

Treatment Option 2: Native Remedies Chikkie Spot Soother  

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For more pictures of chickenpox rash, see:

http://www.vaccineinformation.org/varicel/photos.asp

 


 

8. Impetigo:

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9. Heat Rash ('prickly heat'):

Treatment Option 1: Burt's Bees Baby Bee Powder

Treatment Option 2: Caldesene Baby Care Powder  

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For more heat rash pictures, see:

http://www.skinsight.com/infant/miliariaRubra.htm

 

For more general rash pictures, categorized by condition, see:

http://pediatrics.about.com/od/rashes/ig/Skin-Rashes/

http://ledaomd.wordpress.com/2008/05/27/common-childhood-skin-problems/