Armpit Cheese Baby
Like rubber cement that was clumped.
Armpit cheese baby. You may sometimes notice white cottage cheese like growth near mouth of your baby. I went to the bathroom this morning at it was white cottage cheese in my underwear. White cheese baby armpit. This coating develops on the babys skin while in the womb.
Its just the vernix which is reallygood for baby when they are born. If its starting to smell i would say use some cotton wool and give her a bit of a clean. My lo has armpit cheese and it stinks lol. If you have medical concerns please seek medical attention.
Mumsnet hasnt checked the qualifications of anyone posting here. Sometimes near armpits or penis or other sweaty areas. It is a growth of common fungus known as candida albicans. She gets good baths too.
It is also a reason of causing balanitis in babies. 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. The vernix caseosa is a protective layer on your babys skin. It appears as a white cheese like substance.
1 it is produced by dedicated cells and is thought to have some protective roles during fetal development and for a few hours after birth. Then a couple hours later i went it was clear thick snot when i wiped. It is known as thrush. Luckily this particular smell has a straightforward cure.
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. I lift her arms up and open the folds and there it is little stinky stuff hiding in the crack. She may be red due to heat and rubbing. Bathe your baby regularly and pay particular attention to their armpit area.
Has anyone elses newborn got armpit cheese or know how to get rid of it.