" ...I'm quite grateful for it. Cradle cap (according to my MIL) helps prevent lice, because they can't get close ...DS#1 can ... "
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Cradle cap (infantile or neonatal seborrhoeic dermatitis, also known as crusta lactea, milk crust, honeycomb disease) is a...Read on Wikipedia
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Cradle Cap & Lice
0.4% of the posts that mention Cradle Cap also mention Lice (159 posts)
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" ...to that stage) use a lice comb to comb hair. The ...skin comes right off. I use a lice comb now in general in order to prevent more cradle cap from... "
" ...tea tree oil for lice..Its said that they dont like the smell of it (it has a semi strong scent) so I think that could be used as a prevention treatment..I use the stuff on my dd's cradle cap ..... "
" ...and Lavendar. It works well for dandruff and problem scalp and also for getting rid of lice. I used it on my daughter for her cradle cap when she was an infant and it cleared right up.... "
" ...olive oil and it worked like a ...specifically to get rid of lice and nits. It ...not believe how much cradle cap came off. It was kinda gross, but after 1 treatment the cra... "
" ...she is just barely 2 months old and has bad cradle cap? I'm not mad about the lice because honestly it happens I'm just mad that yet ...my house knowing she had lice and couldn't be bothered ... "
" i doubt the lice be under cradle cap but obviously i really dont ...kept checking everyday,we never got lice in the end. so it can happen as for the cradle cap, i always used liquid parrafin... "
" ...always had really bad cradle cap, so one day I ...of treatments, but the cradle cap is gone and her hair is ...might have come from. Way back then it was easier to treat cradle cap and lice w... "
" ...cradle cap contributed to her having a worse case than her siblings. I did daily olive oil treatments in addition to the OTC lice treatment and in a few days the lice and the cradle cap was gone.... "
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