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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.

Kakkar H Rai MD
(303) 750-8988
1455 South Potomac Street Suite 211
Aurora, CO
 
Michael Kanming Ng, MD
21240 E Eldorado Dr
Aurora, CO
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tx Tech Univ Hlth Sci Ctr Sch Of Med, Lubbock Tx 79430
Graduation Year: 2000

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Dr. Noel Paul Kitlowski
(303) 343-8474
730 Potomac St Ste 118
Aurora, CO
Specialty
Pediatrics

Kimberly Jean Broxterman, MD
(303) 338-4545
14701 E Exposition Ave
Denver, CO
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nm Sch Of Med, Albuquerque Nm 87131
Graduation Year: 1998

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Seidlin Jonathan J Gentornry Srgry & Urology
(303) 695-6106
1411 South Potomac Street
Aurora, CO
 
Dr.Alison Yager
(303) 338-4545
14701 East Exposition Avenue
Aurora, CO
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: Stanford Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 2000
Speciality
Pediatrician
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Liesl Goering Young, MD
(303) 695-4993
13650 E Mississippi Ave
Aurora, CO
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med, Omaha Ne 68198
Graduation Year: 1997

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(303) 306-1039
1400 South Potomac Street Suite 215
Aurora, CO
 
Denver Nephrology
(303) 755-7681
1411 South Potomac Street
Aurora, CO
 
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(720) 747-1116
1455 South Potomac Street Suite 200
Aurora, CO
 
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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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