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The Best Natural Diaper Rash Cream Recipe

We all know that babies can be a handful. They are sensitive and delicate and they need to be cared for with the utmost attention. Babies also have sensitive skin which is why it is important to find the best natural diaper rash cream recipe for them.

Some commercial diaper creams include ingredients that can irritate a baby’s delicate skin. This recipe for Homemade Diaper Cream with essential oils is simple, natural, and great for soothing and softening skin in a safe way. While coconut oil is an excellent moisturizer, the majority of the soothing benefits come from the addition of Lavender and Tea Tree essential oil.  

Natural Diaper Rash Cream Recipe

¼ cup virgin coconut oil

5 drops Lavender oil

3 drops Melaleuca (Tea Tree) oil


  1. Melt coconut oil in a glass cup using the microwave or double boiler.
  2. Add essential oils and stir briefly.
  3. Allow mixture to cool to restore the original consistency of the coconut oil.
  4. Store in a sealable glass container and leave in a cool place. Apply as needed.

For more all-natural recipes, take a look at our DIY All Natural Sunscreen Recipe!