Understanding Nappy Rash and the Natural Solution

As a new mom, your priority is providing the best care for your precious bundle of joy. However, one common challenge that new parents often face is dealing with nappy rash (napkin dermatitis), also known as diaper rash. Those tiny, sensitive bottoms can easily become prone to redness and discomfort. Fortunately, there's a natural solution that can not only provide relief but also ensure your little one's comfort: Manuka Biotic's range of products, including Calming Body Wash, Eczema Relief Body Lotion, and our Restorative Hand Cream infused with the power of Mānuka oil.

What is Nappy Rash?

Nappy rash is a prevalent skin condition that can make your baby fussy and uncomfortable. It typically occurs when your baby's delicate skin is exposed to wetness, irritants, or friction for extended periods. The result? Redness, inflammation, and sometimes even painful sores.


The Natural Nappy Rash Solution: Manuka Biotic's Products

Manuka Biotic understands the significance of providing your baby with natural and gentle care. Their product range, enriched with the goodness of Mānuka oil is specifically designed to soothe and protect your baby's skin while keeping it soft and healthy.

1. Calming Body Wash: A Gentle, Organic Solution

Manuka Biotic's Calming Body Wash is the ideal choice for moms looking for a natural and organic body wash. This gentle cleansing wash, infused with the goodness of Mānuka oil, not only cleanses but also nurtures your baby's delicate skin. Say goodbye to harsh soaps that can aggravate nappy rash and choose a product that cares for your baby naturally. It also makes an awesome all natural bubble bath that 100% toxin free. 

2. Eczema Relief Body Lotion

For babies with extra-sensitive skin or those prone to eczema, the Eczema Relief Body Lotion is a game-changer. Specially formulated to hydrate and protect delicate skin, it reduces the risk of irritation. The infusion of Mānuka Oil provides a natural barrier against nappy rash and other skin discomforts.

3. Restorative Hand Cream

Don't forget to take care of your hands, especially if you're constantly changing diapers and tending to your little one. Manuka Biotic's Restorative Hand Cream is enriched with Mānuka Oil to help soothe and hydrate your hands, keeping them soft and nourished.


Organic Tips to Enhance Nappy Rash Comfort

In addition to Manuka Biotic's products, consider these organic tips to enhance your baby's comfort and prevent nappy rash:

 Coconut Oil: A Natural Remedy

Consider using organic coconut oil as a natural remedy. It has antibacterial and antifungal properties that can help prevent and soothe nappy rash. Apply a thin layer to your baby's clean and dry skin during diaper changes.

Oatmeal Baths: Soothing and Organic

Oatmeal is known for its soothing properties. You can prepare an oatmeal bath by grinding organic oats into a fine powder and adding it to your baby's bathwater. This can help relieve itching and inflammation associated with nappy rash. Apply the Eczema Relief Body Lotion after a bath to lock in moisiture in the skin. 

Air Drying: Promote Natural Healing

Give your baby's bottom some exposure to fresh air regularly. Allowing your baby to go diaper-free for short periods can help keep the skin dry and promote healing.

Organic Cloth Diapers: A Breathable Choice

Consider using organic cloth diapers instead of disposable ones. Cloth diapers are breathable and less likely to trap moisture against the skin. Ensure they are washed with a gentle, organic detergent to avoid irritant.

Organic Baby Powder: Talc-Free Option

If you prefer using baby powder, opt for an organic, talc-free version. These powders often contain natural ingredients like cornstarch, which can help absorb moisture and reduce friction.

Remember that every baby is unique, and what works best may vary. It's essential to consult with your pediatrician or a healthcare professional if the nappy rash persists or worsens. These natural and organic tips, combined with Manuka Biotic's products, can help ensure your baby's comfort and well-being.




1. 3. A/Prof Amanda Oakley, Dermatologist, Hamilton, New Zealand, 1997. Latest update by Dr. Jannet Gomez, February 2017. Published by DermNet NZ  Available here.

2. https://www.kidshealth.org.nz/nappy-rash