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Musty Baby Armpits

If you even do it for once a day then also it will be of immense use.

Musty baby armpits. Smelly armpits may make you self conscious even though this is a problem most people have dealt with before. About two days a week my babys underarms are musty. Malodorous menu children who consume smelly foods such as garlic onions or curry may develop body odor when these strong smelling foods seep through their pores. It could be a touch of thrush as well if it looks a little pinkish in the crease or creamy where the skin is rubbing.

Musty odor phenylketonuria pku is a congenital metabolic disorder that causes your babys body to emit a musty odor. Now i dont know what to do. Commonly known as body odor bo and technically as bromhidrosis malodorous armpits. If left untreated babies may develop neurological dysfunction and other neurological problems such as seizures.

I believe it all started when my older girls allowed her to put deodorant on of course without me knowing. If your babys smelly armpits look raw or are bleeding visit a. Youre probably familiar with that characteristic baby smell. Apply lemon juice on their armpits pouring some small amount of lemon juice on cotton ball and dabbing it on your childs armpits also helps himher to get rid of pungent body odors.

Untreated pku can cause major health and developmental problems. Milky might be a good description for it says lynnette mazur a professor of pediatrics at the. If your toddler has armpit odor talk to her pediatrician. Toddlers and small children usually do not experience armpit odor.

If you dont dry your little babys armpits really really well this can happen. I put powder under there but the fact that her underarms are smelly. But body odor in places such as the armpits in your toddler could be a probable signal of an underlying illness. If your baby smells musty and tested positive for phenylketonuria a doctor will need to be involved with treatment.

Make a game of drying his armpits after a bath or shower. In some cases the hormones used in milk may contribute to an unpleasant underarm smell.