How to Soothe an Itchy Butt?

We often talk about babies’ rashes. But the truth is that even older children or adults can experience an itchy bottom.

Waking up with a rash, redness, irritation on the buttocks can create a lot of discomfort and even sometimes pain.

We have gathered below the most common conditions that can trigger irritations on children or adults’ anal area as well as a few advice on what to do if your butt’s itchy.

What Conditions Can Cause Anal Irritation?

The anal area in both children and adults remains a sensitive part of the body.

If you or your child are experiencing discomfort, it is better to enquire about the reason to make sure to seek the appropriate treatment.

Contact Dermatitis

Contact dermatitis is a common condition that can happen when your skin comes in contact with an irritant substance. It can be triggered by soap, laundry detergent, lotion, or new underwear. It can also come from a substance in your you may be allergic to.

Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis)

Same as contact dermatitis, eczema is a skin inflammation that can also occurs on the buttocks and cause itchy, inflamed rash.

Yeast infection

Yeast is a fungus that naturally lives on our body and skin without causing any trouble. But it can lead to an itchy infection when it outgrows. Because its favorite environments to develop are warm and humid, it frequently develops in the anal area causing a lot of discomfort.


Hemorroids are not a skin rash. They are swollen veins that can appear around the anus and cause intense pain and itching.

What Can I Do To Sooth Anal Discomfort?

Whenever you or your child experience rash, pain, or discomfort in the anal area, we advise you to first go to your doctor to have a specialized and accurate diagnosis as some conditions may require antibiotic treatments.

There are also a few easy habits to follow that can prevent you or your child from developing butt rashes:

  • Make sure to maintain a healthy diet, rich in fiber, and to hydrate a lot to prevent constipation and hemorrhoids.
  • Choose mild soaps and laundry detergents to limit as much as possible contact with harmful chemicals, irritants, or allergens ingredients.
  • Make sure to keep your buttocks dry, especially when sweating.
  • Choose loose, soft cotton underwear.
  • Choose soft paper toilet that has not been treated with bleach.
  • Avoid rubbing your bottom area too vigorously after bowel movements.
  • Use an organic wiping lotion!

Why La Petite Creme is Best To Wipe your Butt?

Because our ingredients are limited and all natural

We use only 6 natural and safe ingredients in our wiping lotion that will not only perfectly clean your bottom area, but will also hydrate and protect your anal skin from developing a rash.

We use only 5 natural and safe ingredients in our balm to instantly sooth any irritation you or your child may have developed on the skin.

Because La Petite Creme is easy to use

We understand that stool cleaning is not the fanciest conversation to have.

However, maintaining a clean and healthy bottom is part of everyone’s daily routine.

We also promise you, using La Petite Creme organic wiping lotion is as easy as 1,2,3, and the benefits for your skin and health are outstanding.

Our cute pump bottle is here to help you!

  1. Prepare your toilet paper as usual,
  2. Add one or two pumps of lotion and…
  3. You’re all set and ready to wipe your area!

In addition to feeling perfectly clean, your skin will be soft and protected from any irritation.💛

Get yourself some well-deserved bottom self-care!

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