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Baby Acne Treatment Andover MN

Baby acne, also known as neonatal acne or acne neonatorum, is a common condition seen in newborn babies . Almost 20 percent of newborns suffer from it. Baby acne is characterized by the appearance of pimples or red bumps on the baby's scalp, forehead, and especially the cheeks. Check below for related information, products and services.

Bernadette S Coden-Festin, MD
(952) 993-4900
3007 Harbor Ln N
Plymouth, MN
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Park Nicollet Clinic Plymouth
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Charles L Paxson, MD
(612) 757-2940
1934 130th Ln NW
Minneapolis, MN
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Pediatrics
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Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1972

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(763) 784-7003
9527 Quincy St NE
Minneapolis, MN
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Dr.JENNIFER OLSON
(763) 572-5710
10961 Club W Pkwy #240
Minneapolis, MN
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Medical School: Univ Of Sd Sch Of Med, Vermillion Sd
Year of Graduation: 1983
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Pediatrician
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Gwen Carlotta MacDonald, MD
(763) 572-8984
11806 Aberdeen St NE
Minneapolis, MN
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Pediatrics
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Medical School: Univ Of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 55455
Graduation Year: 1985

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Barbara Jeanne Moore, MD
(612) 747-4723
10227 Dogwood St NW
Minneapolis, MN
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Pediatrics, Pediatric Pulmonology
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Female
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Medical School: New York Med Coll, Valhalla Ny 10595
Graduation Year: 1982

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Nicole Marie Omann, MD
(763) 370-5063
10911 Able St NE
Minneapolis, MN
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Pediatrics
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Graduation Year: 2004

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(763) 572-5710
10961 Club West Pkwy
Blaine, MN
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(763) 572-8984
11806 Aberdeen Street Northeast
Minneapolis, MN
 
Anthonia Olajide Kuku, MD
(612) 785-8452
12175 Aberdeen St NE
Blaine, MN
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Pediatrics
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Female
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Medical School: Semmelweis Orvostudomanyi Egyetem (Peter Pazmany Univ), Budapest
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Baby Acne Treatment in Newborn Babies, Top 4 Myths about Baby Acne

Top 4 Myths About Baby Acne

Baby acne , also known as neonatal acne or acne neonatorum, is a common condition seen in newborn babies . Almost 20 percent of newborns suffer from it.

Baby acne is characterized by the appearance of pimples or red bumps on the baby's scalp, forehead, and especially the cheeks. A rough skin, along with pustules, whiteheads, and blackheads is also a common indication of baby acne.

Myth 1: Baby acne is the same as infantile acne or teenage acne.

This is not true. Baby acne is not the same as infantile acne, which affects older infants over three months old. It also has no connection with the acne that teenagers and adults suffer from.

Myth 2: Baby acne can occur at anytime during childhood.

Actually, baby acne usually affects babies three to four weeks after birth. Sometimes however, babies even exhibit signs of baby acne right from the time they are born. The symptoms may appear and recede intermittently as the baby reaches around four to six months of age.

Myth 3: Baby acne is the result of poor hygiene and nursing.

On the contrary, baby acne is believed to be caused by hormones released by the mother during pregnancy. Absorbed through the placenta, these hormones play an important role in the development of the fetus during the later stages of the pregnancy . These hormones stimulate the oil glands present in the baby's skin and are thought to cause baby acne.

The symptoms may...

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