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Baby Acne Treatment Anthony NM

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.

Jose Luis De Anda, MD, FAAP
(505) 882-2956
1265 Anthony Drive
Anthony, NM
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 1981

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Hector Ignacio Ocaranza
(505) 882-2956
1265 Anthony Dr.
Anthony, NM
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Dr. Hector I Ocaranza Flores
(505) 882-2956
Anthony, NM
Specialty
Pediatrics

St Anthony Pediatrics
(505) 882-2956
1265 Anthony Drive
Anthony, NM
 
Helena Helga Liptakova
(915) 751-5245
9870 Gateway Blvd N
El Paso, TX
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Dr. Jose Luis De Anda
(505) 882-2956
1265 Anthony Drive
Anthony, NM
Specialty
Pediatrics

Hector I Ocaranza Flores, MD
(505) 882-2956
320 Lincoln St
Anthony, NM
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Auto De Ciudad Juarez, Esc De Med, Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua
Graduation Year: 1993
Hospital
Hospital: Providence Memorial Hospital, El Paso, Tx

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(505) 882-2956
1265 Anthony Dr
Anthony, NM
Specialty
Pediatrics

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(915) 821-5900
10755 Kenworthy St
El Paso, TX
Specialty
Pediatrics

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(915) 545-6817
5229 Sanders Ave
El Paso, TX
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Pediatrics

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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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