There are so many diaper rash ointments and creams on the market making it quite overwhelming to choose what will work best for our babies health. Depending on what you are looking for in a diaper cream, the end goal is to soothe our babies bums from irritation and discomfort. To gain a better understanding, we went straight to our Tush Swiper mamas to find what were some of their favorite diaper creams and why.
Boudreaux Butt Paste
Boudreaux’s Butt Paste is a pediatrician-recommended brand that contains 16% zinc oxide which helps form a protective barrier between the babies’ skin and the diaper. Boudreaux’s Butt Paste offers a wide range of diaper creams that treat mild to severe diaper rashes. This product starts relieving discomfort and irritation on contact, putting your babies skin at ease.
“It’s the only diaper cream that has worked for my son,” -Parisa, @powerspg88
“It has a good, smooth, consistency like icing. A little goes a long way and it spreads nicely,” - Megan, @megan_england96
Aquaphor is a 3-in-1 solution to prevent, soothe, and treat diaper rash. It is a fragrance and preservative-free cream so there aren't questionable oils or chemicals being used on your babies’ skin. Aquaphor works great when you are on-the-go because of its portable size.
“It works super fast and is my go-to diaper cream for daily use if needed” - Brooke, @msbrookebeyer
“Aquaphor goes on clear and works quickly,” - Delaney, @lifewithdelkansiime
Honest Organic All-Purpose Balm
Honest Organic All-Purpose Balm is an organic diaper rash cream made without genetically engineered ingredients. This cream is cruelty-free, meaning their products aren’t tested on animals. This is the perfect hypoallergenic and plant-based product for your babies’ skin.
“I choose Honest mainly for the clean ingredients which are great for baby’s sensitive skin,” - Jasmine, @jasicamilledore
A&D Original Ointment
A&D Original Ointment is a pediatrician recommended diaper cream that relieves all types of irritated and dry skin. This product forms a barrier on the babies bum in order to prevent diaper rash from recurring. A&D is free of dyes, phthalates & parabens.
“It’s easy and we used it in the hospital,” - Jessica, @caffeineuntilcocktails
“I like A&D because of the zinc oxide,” - Christina, @cristinaacasanas
Desitin is a dermatologist-tested diaper rash cream that applies on your babies’ bum evenly and wipes off effortlessly. This product is clinically proven to relieve diaper rash cream within 12 hours. Desitin provides moisturization to the baby's skin in order to help discomfort and irritation.
“My go-to on the go diaper rash cream because I like the size of the bottle and the consistency of the cream,” - Amy, @amybalancingact
“My babies tend to react the best to Desitin,” - Courtney, @thatcleigh
Thank you to our wonderful mamas who shared their thoughts with us!