Sudocrem has been mum’s simple effective ally for over 80 years. We’re the very best at helping to soothe sore skin and treat nappy rash.
Sudocrem is clinically proven to soothe and protect your baby’s delicate skin and works in three simple ways. First it contains an emollient that soothes sore. Second it’s cooling properties help ease pain and irritation. Finally, a water-repellent base forms a protective barrier, helping to stop any irritants (urine and faeces) coming into contact with the skin.
Cuts, grazes and minor burns
Sudocrem is a gentle, yet effective cream, it reduces the risk of infection and helps to soothe discomfort. It also helps form a protective barrier over the vulnerable area.
Sudocrem is not only a nappy rash cream, it is also an excellent choice for soothing skin conditions such as acne.
Sudocrem can also be used to calm and soothe eczema, and certain other skin conditions. To read more about how Sudocrem can help with a range of skin complaints visit your Family Hub.
When to use?
When to use?
Sudocrem is your simple effective ally whenever you or your family has a skin complaint that needs some gentle care.
Sudocrem can be used to soothe and protect:
- Nappy rash
- Minor burns
- Bed sores
To understand how nappy rash occurs, find out if your baby has nappy rash and learn how best to prevent or treat nappy rash visit the Nappy Rash Hub.
To learn more about the many skin conditions that Sudocrem can help to soothe and protect against visit your Family Hub.
How to use?
Sudocrem can be applied, at every nappy change, to help soothe nappy rash and protect your baby’s skin.
Step 1: Ensure your baby’s bottom is clean and dry.
Step 2: With clean and dry hands, place a small amount of Sudocrem on the tip of your finger. Remember a little goes a long way.
Step 3: Gently massage Sudocrem into the skin using light, circular movements. (Try to avoid rubbing, especially if the skin looks sore.)
Step 4: You want to create a thin, translucent film on the skin. If the white cream is still visible, you may have put too much on. (If this happens, your baby will be fine, just put a little less on next time.)
Step 5: Repeat the application of to your baby’s bottom as often as you need to.
The Sudocrem formula has remained unchanged since 1931. The key ingredients in Sudocrem are:
- Zinc oxide which reduces the loss of tissue fluid.