Cradle cap is a common term used for dandruff in kids. This usually happens when the heavy oil that is applied to scalp of babies are not washed off properly. Sometimes it is also a result of dry skin deposited on scalp of the baby. Cradle cap is totally harmless & non contagious, but sometimes kids tend to scratch the cradle cap that can result in rashes or bruises.
Some tips to avoid and get rid of cradle cap are
Using the right haircare products is also extremely important for kids. Mamaearth’s hair care products are MadeSafe certifies & free from harmful chemicals & toxins. Our hair oil for babies contains Almond Oil, Avocado Oil and Vitamin E. It is light and non-greasy oil and makes baby hair soft and healthy.
The hair oil also contains Jojoba Oil that deeply moisturizes the scalp and strengthens hair roots ensuring the growth of stronger hair. Our baby shampoo is based on the goodness of Coconut-based cleansers that reduces the chances of developing irritation or inflammation on the skin. It increases moisture retention and prevents the skin from becoming too dry.
The shampoo also contains Calendula oil, which is an Ideal ingredient for baby shampoo. It is flower based extract which has been used in healing for centuries. It is used for the treatment of scalp & hair problems, it prevents dandruff & any sort of allergens.