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how Boudreaux's Butt Paste saved my butt

I was giddy as a school girl when I found out I was going to meet Dr. Boudreaux at BlogHer'13, because ever since using it with my first daughter, I've been a huge fan.


Hollow Tree Ventures goes fangirl on Dr. Boudreaux
That's us! My brush with fame! The red fellow lurking behind us is Rashadon - you'll see how he can win you prizes in a minute.

Thanks to my dedication to Butt Paste (and of course, my flawless mothering - har har), my kids have never really had diaper rash. As soon as I see a little red spot I smooth some Boudreaux's on it and like magic, the spot's gone by the next diaper change! (Hopefully I haven't jinxed myself now by bragging about my babies' butts.

So anyway, I was stoked to meet Dr. Boudreaux, and you know what? It was even better than I'd hoped. He told me all about his family, and how he started mixing up batches of his diaper cream formula in his drug store in 1978. He told me about a promise he made to his son that kept him going in tough times. Then he went on to talk about how diaper rash really affects us - beyond the baby's discomfort, which is also critical, but also the stress, the sleep loss, and emotional anguish we can go through when our wee ones are suffering. I just kept thinking, "Wow, this guy gets moms. And he really gets diaper rash, too." Wait, that didn't sound right - I'm assuming he doesn't get diaper rash, but he does understand it. You know what I mean.


When we got our photo taken, Dr. Boudreaux told me about this fun campaign they're doing where Rashadon is defeated by a winged tube of Boudreaux's - not only will this video make you snort-laugh, but you can use it to win prizes, too!



Funny, right? Now win one of 11 Visa gift cards! Share this video on Twitter and leave a comment here with the link. That's it! You can also get an entry by posting a funny Boudreaux’s Butt Paste related photo to Instagram and leaving the link to the photo as a comment, or just leave a comment to tell me your Boudreaux’s Butt Paste story. I can't wait to hear your stories and see your pics!


Sweepstakes Rules:
No duplicate comments.

You may receive (2) total entries by selecting from the following entry methods:

Leave a comment in response to the Promotion prompt on this post.

Tweet (public message) about this Promotion, including a link to the video located here and exactly the following unique term in your tweet message: “#SweepstakesEntry”; and leave the URL to that Tweet in a comment on this post.

Post (publicly) a Boudreaux’s Butt Paste-related picture on Instagram, including exactly the following unique term in the image description: “#SweepstakesEntry”; and leave the URL to that Instagram photo in a comment on this post.

Blog about this Promotion (including a link to the video located here and a disclosure that you have received a sweepstakes entry in exchange for blogging about this Promotion), and leave the URL to that post in a comment on this post.

For those with no Twitter or blog, read the official rules to learn about an alternate form of entry.

This giveaway is open to US Residents age 18 or older. Winner  will be selected via random draw, and will be notified by e-mail. You have 72 hours to get back to me, otherwise a new winner will be selected.

The Official Rules are available here.

This sweepstakes runs from 8/19/13 - 9/15/13.

Be sure to visit the Boudreaux's Butt Paste page on BlogHer.com where you can read other bloggers’ reviews and find more chances to win!



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77 comments:

mami2jcn said...

My 10 year old son laughs whenever he sees "butt paste". He's going through a potty humor phase, which may never end because my husband cracks up over it, too.

mami2jcn at gmail dot com

mami2jcn said...

tweeted the video:

https://twitter.com/mami2jcn/status/369605333812932609

mami2jcn at gmail dot com

mami2jcn said...

tweeted the video--https://twitter.com/mami2jcn/status/369605333812932609

mami2jcn at gmail dot com

Sharon Longfellow said...

Great stuff ! I have even told pt's and their families to try "Butt Paste" when the diarrhea causes rash on adults.

Elena said...

I used the butt paste when my son was in diapers
elena150980@yahoo.com

Elena said...

https://twitter.com/ElenaIstomina/status/369649299774140416
elena150980@yahoo.com

BeckyHorn said...

Butt Paste is great!!! Works wonders

BeckyHorn said...

tweeted

https://twitter.com/bdiane35/status/369663123000553472

Lisa Brown said...

My Butt Paste Miracle: saved my little one from diaper rash, more than once, which keeps him comfortable, and that's a great felling.
jslbrown_03 at yahoo dot com

Lisa Brown said...

tweet - https://twitter.com/LuLu_Brown24/status/369786513732550656
jslbrown_03 at yahoo dot com

kc said...

Is it weird that I still think of you (and Z) whenever I see a tube of Butt Paste? :o) xoxo

D Schmidt said...

We are a Boudreaux’s family as well! My youngest son adores acidic fruit and as such he was developing dreadful rashes until we discovered this wonder product. My son has also tried to cover his whole body in the paste before and I am pleased to report it left him with fantastically soft skin.

mummytotwoboys@yahoo.com

D Schmidt said...

Tweeted

https://twitter.com/mummytotwoboys1/status/369791568892264448

mummytotwoboys@yahoo.com

Heather S said...

I have never used "butt paste" as my kiddos are 9 and 12, but they certainly crack up at the name!
heatheranne99 at gmail dot com

Heather S said...

Tweet!
https://twitter.com/KaizenFashion/status/370206164870385665

heatheranne99 at gmail dot com

sandra said...

haven't tried it yet

Whitney Lindeman said...

I tweeted:
https://twitter.com/WhitSweeps/status/370615972463251456

Whitney Lindeman said...

I am a doula, and I recommend this stuff to clients!

kelly said...

I actually had butt paste on my baby registry and I found that it worked very well for my baby. No diaper rash problems!

kellywcu8888ATgmailDOTcom

kelly said...

tweet

https://twitter.com/kellydsaver/status/371124754779869184



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JessieC said...

We went through a lot of Boudreaux's to help kids diaper rash. https://twitter.com/tcarolinep/status/372204482446118912

JessieC said...

-https://twitter.com/tcarolinep/status/372204569146564609

claudia said...

When my son was small I used Boudreaux’s butt paste to treat diaper rash and I liked how well and fast helped heal the diaper rash and also helped prevent diaper rash .

dealsfan32 at gmail dot com

claudia said...

https://twitter.com/Dealsfan32/status/372220548673052672

nicolegreene said...

Butt paste is the ONLY thing I ever use on diaper rashes! I discovered it when my now 5 yr old was a baby--I now have a newborn son and only use Butt paste on him as well :)

nicolegreene said...

tweeted https://twitter.com/pittsy82/status/372495625893318657

cynthiac said...

This product would have been great for me when my kids were babies, but unfortunately, I don't think it was available way back then. We only had Vaseline and Desitin which were OK, but they still got rashes.

cynthiac said...

Tweet

https://twitter.com/clc408/status/372817939088420864

traymona said...

https://twitter.com/traymona/status/373426054037139456

traymona said...

https://twitter.com/traymona/status/373426861096697856

tina m said...

I love the video. i used butt paste to saved my little one’s BUTT!!

tina m said...

https://twitter.com/HappyTina0115/status/373472710346539008

rachel said...

It gets rid of rash when nothing else can. I know moms who simply swear by it!

Tamar said...

Never used it, but I'd like to try it.

Janice Cooper said...

Unfortunately I've never used this, but would like to give it a try :)

Janice Cooper said...

https://twitter.com/disneyfan40/status/373908500134363136

Kerry said...

I shared on twitter: https://twitter.com/KerryBishop/status/375050645708886018

Kerry said...

I've heard great things about the product. I thought it was a made up
name the first time I heard people talk about "butt paste". lol
nuthouse(at)centurytel(dot)net

Wild Orchid said...

I used it with my son, and it worked great! He didn’t have too many run-ins with diaper rash, but he did on occasion. I was glad to have this on hand.

Thanks for the chance to win!

wildorchid985 at gmail dot com

Wild Orchid said...

tweet--https://twitter.com/WildOrchid985/status/375674213354328064

wildorchid985 at gmail dot com

steff said...

no story here, we haven't had many rashes!

steff said...

https://twitter.com/scg00387/status/375781471660687360

Anna Pry said...

this is the only diaper rash cream we use because it really does work pryfamily5@gmail.com

Anna Pry said...

i tweeted https://twitter.com/pryfamily5/status/376287699595833345 pryfamily5@gmail.com

onefrugalgirl said...

This stuff is a life saver on summer vacation. After spending time in the pool and the ocean diaper rash is often par for the course. Butt paste helps keep it at bay every single time!

onefrugalgirl AT gmail DOT com

onefrugalgirl said...

Tweet: https://twitter.com/OneFrugalGirl/status/376421345480810496

onefrugalgirl AT gmail DOT com

Amy Tong said...

I'm a big fan of Boudreaux's Butt Paste too! I used it on both of my kids. Just like you, I smeared it on whenever I see the signs of a rash and it works like magic. :)


amy [at] utry [dot] it

Amy Tong said...

tweeted:

https://twitter.com/uTry_it/status/377282168264740865



amy [at] utry [dot] it

usnamom2014 said...

I use Boudreaux's on my son whose skin gets irritated from the sand trapped in his swim trunks at the beach - works like a charm!

usnamom2014 said...

https://twitter.com/usnamom2014/status/377283453823119360

Sean said...

Our son has only had a few butt issues, but Butt paste did the trick. It works really quick.

Thanks for hosting.

seanm1999 @ hotmail dot com

maria cantu said...

I used it on my kids and it did a great job keeping diaper rash away.

Betty Curran said...

Butt Paste wasn't around when my children were babies but they have all used it for their children. It works great.

willitara [at] gmail [dot] com

Michele Carvalho said...

Butt paste is a funny name, but (no pun intended) it works wonders.

AngelaLilly said...

I have never tried this product due to not having any children. I think I would like it myself though, as I get heat rash sometimes and bet it would work well. I am gonna try it! LOL I hope my entry can still count!

Angie
14earth at gmail dot com

AngelaLilly said...

I tweeted here: https://twitter.com/MsTofuFairy/status/378893631102271488
Angie
14earth at gmail dot com

erica best said...

my niece had a bad rash one day and i got her a tube of this and it worked like a charm

erica best said...

https://twitter.com/purplelover04/status/378972623218016256

Harmony B said...

My son always gets diaper rash from too much fruit, butt paste is the only thing that helps

Harmony B said...

tweet https://twitter.com/hburmeister/status/379004408681340928

WWillows6 said...

I haven't tried the Boudreaux Butt Paste yet but it sounds like a great product for little ones and will have to buy this as a gift for my cousins upcoming baby shower.
lisalmg25 at gmail dot com



Lisa Garner

WWillows6 said...

I Tweeted: https://twitter.com/lisalmg/status/379049496916684800


Lisa Garner

kolpin said...

I need to tell my sister about this cream….it would really help my little niece!

kolpin4680 at gmail dot com

kolpin said...

tweeted the video
https://twitter.com/kolpin4680/status/379046272293826560

kolpin4680 at gmail dot com

Ellie W said...

My grandson had a horrible diaper rash as a result of an antibiotic he was taking for ear infection. Diapering was a nightmare. We started using Butt Paste and within 2 days his rash was almost 100% better. We don't use anything else after that.

Ellie W said...

tweet
https://twitter.com/eswright18/status/379087535676203008

Betty Curran said...

Tweet - https://twitter.com/willitara/status/379129721524477952


willitara [at] gmail [dot] com

Mari said...

I adopted my son when he was out of the diaper phase so we never had a chance to use butt paste (He does find the name funny, however). But I will keep it in mind for a baby shower I am attending soon, it will make a great addition to the gift basket I'm putting together.

runningmatey at hotmail dot com

Mari said...

https://twitter.com/LuckyDuckyToo/status/379302790855524352

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Thomas Murphy said...

My kids always got rashes and the only thing that really helped was Butt Paste.


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Thomas Murphy said...

https://twitter.com/thomasmurphy40/status/379314834682032128


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slehan said...

No kids. Haven't used Boudreaux’s Butt Paste. The video is funny.

Thanks for the contest.

slehan at juno dot com

slehan said...

https://twitter.com/slehan/status/379353982214230016

slehan at juno dot com

whitney said...

I love this product. It helps so much with rashes.

whitney said...

https://twitter.com/electricstar/status/379401996362452992

bellows22 said...

this is a great product i used it all the time when my daughter was a baby

bellows22 said...

tweeted here: https://twitter.com/bellows22/status/379427602718420993

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