Nonso revealed that they all contain mentholatum which can cause the breakdown of blood cells and lead to jaundice.
“STOP rubbing babies with aboniki and robb and even metholated powder. The mentholatum in them causes the breakdown of blood cells and can lead to jaundice,” he wrote on his twitter handle.
“Jaundice can lead to brain damage if not detected early. Please Retweet for awareness! You may save a baby’s brain,” he said.
A quick research on google shows that Jaundice is a yellow discoloration of the skin, mucous membranes, and the whites of the eyes caused by increased amounts of bilirubin in the blood.
Jaundice is also a sign of an underlying disease process…. Normally, the liver metabolizes and excretes the bilirubin in the form of bile.