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What is Seborrheic Dermatitis or Cradle Cap

Cradle cap, the common term for infantile seborrheic dermatitis, causes scaly patches on a baby’s scalp. Though cradle cap isn’t serious, it can cause thick crusting and white or yellow scales.

  • Common on scalp, eyebrows, ears, diaper area & in skin folds
  • Affected regions may also develop fissures, weeping & maceration
  • May persist until 1 year of age
  • Specific cause unknown

 

Treatment

Follow the prescription.