Part of the Johnson & Johnson family of consumer companies, Desitin? has been the trusted expert on diaper rash for over 80 years. The number one choice of pediatricians and moms, Desitin? creates a barrier to relieve the discomfort of diaper rash and create the optimal soothing and healing environment. The product line includes diaper rash cream, diaper rash ointment and baby ointment in various sizes and consistencies including rapid relief diaper cream with zinc oxide. The primary cause of diaper rash is prolonged and increased exposure to moisture and wetness on the skin; applying a barrier paste or ointment after the skin has been cleaned and dried protects your baby's skin, promotes healing and prevents further outbreaks. Desitin? diaper creams heal, soothe and prevent diaper rash by forming a protective layer on your baby's skin; the thick and rich diaper ointments stand up to diaper rash and provide long?lasting protection against wetness and irritants.