Common Baby Skin Conditions
Skin conditions are extremely common in babies. The majority of babies will have some type of skin condition within the first two months of their lives, and this should not be surprising. They have emerged from an environment that is largely free of allergens, pollutants, and irritations, and one that is protected by the mother´s powerful immune system, to one that is full of a variety of potential irritants.
Additionally, the hormones that the mother produces during late pregnancy can also affect the baby´s skin in its first two weeks.
Select the categories below to read the articles about common skin conditions in babies. Simply being informed can save a lot of panic, and help the parent manage their baby´s skin condition better.