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Cradle Cap Herbal Treatment, Prevention, Symptoms, Causes, Cured By

Repertory
General Name
Cradle Cap
Medical Name
Cradle Cap
Cradle Cap Symptoms
Scaly patches on the Scalp
Thick crusts on the Scalp
Greasy Skin on the Scalp
Crusty yellow scales on the Scalp
Mild redness on the Scalp
Yellow or greasy patches on the Scalp
Dandruff like flakes on the Scalp
Thick plaques or crusts on the Eyebrows, Ears, Neck, Face, Armpits and back of Knees
 

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Description

Cradle Cap is a disease of the Scalp.
A skin condition that causes yellow and greasy scaly patches on the scalp of the babies is Cradle Cap. It is a kind of dermatitis that may affect the Scalp, Face, Ears, Neck and Skin folds present at Armpits and back of the Knees. It is neither contagious nor a sign of poor hygiene. The actual cause is not known yet, However the doctors say that it is a cause of excessive secretion of sebum. The fungal infection is also considered as one of the causes of Cradle Cap. Sebum is an oily substance secreted by the sebaceous glands to keep the skin and hair moist.

Causes of Cradle Cap
The actual cause is not known, However the study says the following reasons may be the cause of the Cradle Cap.
Fungal Infection
Excessive secretion of sebum


Body Part(s)

Skin
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Materia Medica for Cradle Cap

Single Herb

Shea Tree for Cradle Cap

Gently massage the Shea Butter over the affected areas. Leave it for 20 minutes and then wipe off.

Coconut Oil for Cradle Cap

Apply Coconut Oil over the affected area. Gently rub it for 10 minutes. Wash it with shampoo and wipe off with a washcloth.

Olive Oil for Cradle Cap

Apply Olive Oil over the affected area. Gently rub it for 10 minutes and wipe off with a washcloth.

Almond Oil for Cradle Cap

Apply Almond Oil over the affected area. Gently rub it for 10 minutes and wipe off with a washcloth.

Apple Cider Vinegar for Cradle Cap

Mix Apple Cider Vinegar and water in a ratio of 1:2. Gently massage over the affected area for 15 minutes. Wash with normal water.

Calendula Arvensis for Cradle Cap

Add 10 drops of Calendula Arvensis ( Field Marigold ) tincture in one cup of water. Dip a washcloth in this water and dab it over the affected area. Repeat it 2 times a day.

Baking Soda for Cradle Cap

Mix Baking Soda and water in a ratio of 1:2. Gently massage over the affected area for 15 minutes. Wash with normal water.
You can also add Coconut Oil in a ratio of 1:1.
 
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Herbal Treatment For Cradle Cap 1

Mix Tea Tree Oil and Almond Oil in a ratio of 1:10. Mix them well and apply over the affected area. Leave it for 10-15 minutes. Rinse it with a mild shampoo.

Herbal Treatment For Cradle Cap 2

Take one tablespoon of Coconut Oil and add three drops of Lavender and Tea Tree Essential Oil in it. Mix them well. Gently massage with one teaspoon of of this oil blend to the scalp. Rinse off with warm water. Repeat the process once a day.
It will help to eliminate the bacteria.

Herbal Treatment For Cradle Cap 3

Take one teaspoon of Sesame Oil and two drops of Geranium Essential Oil. Mix them well. Rub this oil in the palm of your hand to warm it. Gently massage the blend to the scalp and rub with a very soft baby brush. Repeat the process three times a day.
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