Armpit Cheese Baby
It appears as a white cheese like substance.
Armpit cheese baby. My lo has armpit cheese and it stinks lol. She may be red due to heat and rubbing. If you have medical concerns please seek medical attention. If you think your problem could be acute do so immediatelyeven qualified doctors cant diagnose over the internet so do bear that in mind when seeking or giving advice.
This coating develops on the babys skin while in the womb. It is also a reason of causing balanitis in babies. If its starting to smell i would say use some cotton wool and give her a bit of a clean. Mumsnet hasnt checked the qualifications of anyone posting here.
What is the cause for white cheese like discharge. I went to the bathroom this morning at it was white cottage cheese in my underwear. Sometimes near armpits or penis or other sweaty areas. You may sometimes notice white cottage cheese like growth near mouth of your baby.
I lift her arms up and open the folds and there it is little stinky stuff hiding in the crack. Like rubber cement that was clumped. Has anyone elses newborn got armpit cheese or know how to get rid of it. It is a growth of common fungus known as candida albicans.
Bathe your baby regularly and pay particular attention to their armpit area. The vernix caseosa is a protective layer on your babys skin. To prevent this proper hygiene should be maintained. It is known as thrush.
Its just the vernix which is reallygood for baby when they are born. Luckily this particular smell has a straightforward cure. Rather than the cheesy smell that can be caused by trapped milk sour armpits are likely caused by dirt and sweat trapped in their underarm area. Newborn baby immediately after birth covered in vernix vernix caseosa also known as vernix is the waxy white substance found coating the skin of newborn human babies.
White cheese baby armpit.