Homemade Diaper Rash Cream

This article, entitled "Homemade Diaper Rash Cream," is courtesy Mother Earth Living.

Your baby’s delicate skin may need a natural cream to knock out that stubborn diaper rash.


  • 4 ounces shea butter

  • 2 tablespoons dried calendula flowers

  • 800 IU vitamin E oil

  • 30 drops lavender essential oil


  1. Melt shea butter in a double boiler or in a saucepan on low. Add calendula flowers and heat over medium for 30 to 40 minutes, stirring occasionally.

  2. Pour mixture through strainer to remove flowers. Add essential oils and vitamin E oil.

  3. Pour into jar, lid once cool and label.

This is great for any skin ailment including diaper rash, chapped facial skin or any other irritated area on baby or mama.

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Amanda Lanum
Amanda Lanum is the host of MomsEveryday in Topeka, KS.
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