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    Dermatologists Explain Why TikTokers Are Slathering Their Face In Butt Paste

    Face basting is the latest skin care trend that offers intense hydration and reduced inflammation.

    Let me take you back to a few years ago, when you couldn’t go anywhere without hearing about slugging, a skin care practice that many dermatologists say can do wonders for improving hydration and more. Fast forward to the present and TikTok has revealed a new and possibly improved take on slugging called face basting — only this time the trend involves using butt paste in place of petroleum jelly.

    Triple Paste diaper rash cream, Boudreaux's maximum strength butt paste, and Burt's Bees diaper rash ointment

    Whether you’re someone who has formerly reaped the benefits of traditional skin slugging and want to kick it up a notch or someone who’s just curious about this new iteration, peruse the upcoming selection of zinc-oxide diaper creams, pastes, and ointments.

    1. A medicated ointment with oat extract

    The triple paste ointment

    2. A 40% zinc oxide paste

    The butt paste

    3. An oil-enriched diaper rash cream

    The diaper cream

    4. A soothing and lanolin-infused diaper cream

    The diaper cream

    5. A healing Aquaphor diaper rash cream

    The rash cream