- These pages are intended for sufferers who have had their ailment professionally diagnosed by a qualified medical practitioner...
- These pages are intended for sufferers who have had their ailment professionally diagnosed by a qualified medical practitioner. Self Diagnosis can be extremely dangerous as many serious conditions can mimic more simple ones. If you are not satisfied with the results from one doctor, be confident and ask for a second opinion. Doctors are only human, their knowledge cannot be all-encompassing and we all make mistakes.
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Can Aloe Vera cure, help, treat or prevent Nappy Rash?
The following information is for humans with Nappy Rash
Introduction to Nappy Rash
Also known as Irritant diaper dermatitis or Diaper rash.
This is a skin rash on infants which is red, itchy and swollen. Very often it is because the skin has been wet for a prelonged period of time.
Using Aloe Vera for Nappy Rash
This text refers to Aloe Vera as defined on our page Good Quality Aloe Vera. We also strongly recommend you read the FAQ: How Much Aloe Vera Should I Drink?
How long will it take for Aloe Vera to work with Nappy Rash?
Aloe Vera has well known anti-inflammatory properties so it will help reduce the swelling and stop the itching immediately. If it does not you are either using an immature leaf, the wrong type of Aloe or a poor quality cream.
If the skin has broken the anti-bacterial properties of Aloe will stop any secondary infections which may prevent or slow healing.
Aloe vera also accelerates the rate at which cells in the skins tissue divide and so healing of any cuts should be faster.
Aloe Vera Brands
People with Nappy Rash have told us they used the following brands of Aloe Vera and experienced benefits:
See the full results of our survey on Aloe Vera brands and Nappy Rash.