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Is Baby Powder Safe?

Baby powder is a type of hygienic or cosmetic powder made of:TalcCornstarchArrowroot or other powderThe powder is often used to prevent or treat nappy rash around the baby's buttocks and genital area. Women also generally use this powder on their genitals to lessen feminine odor. Adult men and women can also use baby powder on other parts of their body to relieve rashes or friction on the skin.What controversy?According to media reports, more than 6,600 lawsuits have been filed against the baby [...]