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Baby Acne Treatment Aurora CO

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.

Roxann Marie Headley, MD
(303) 837-2740
13701 E Mississippi Ave
Aurora, CO
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Co Sch Of Med, Denver Co 80262
Graduation Year: 1985

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Chin Dr George MD
(303) 369-8088
1550 South Potomac Street Suite 110
Aurora, CO
 
Tiemdow Phumiruk, MD, FAAP
(505) 000-0000
21240 E Eldorado Dr
Aurora, CO
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 1997

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Corazon Ticad Aguilar, MD
(303) 369-1077
1550 S Potomac St Ste 340
Aurora, CO
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Far Eastern Univ, Dr N Reyes Med Fndn Inst Of Med, Manila, Philippines
Graduation Year: 1966

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Advanced Urology PC
(303) 695-6106
1411 South Potomac Street Suite 250
Aurora, CO
 
Dr. Veena Mathad
(215) 590-3420
15501 E 13th Ave
Aurora, CO
Specialty
Pediatrics

Lee Snyder Thompson, MD
(303) 699-6200
13650 E Mississippi Ave Ste 110
Aurora, CO
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med, Pittsburgh Pa 15261
Graduation Year: 1964

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Dr. Kimberly Jean Broxterman
(505) 681-4218
14701 E Exposition Ave
Aurora, CO
Specialty
Pediatrics

Roger Vincent Cadol, MD
730 Potomac St
Aurora, CO
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Stanford Univ Sch Of Med, Stanford Ca 94305
Graduation Year: 1960

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Dr. Catherine L McIlhany
(303) 695-4993
13650 E Mississippi Ave
Aurora, CO
Specialty
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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