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Baby Acne Treatment Beatrice NE

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.

Tran Hai MD
(402) 223-4141
909 Court Street
Beatrice, NE
 
Gnau Fredric Dr
(402) 228-1316
1110 North 10th Street
Beatrice, NE
 
Nair Nicki MD
(402) 431-0187
14264 West Maple Road
Omaha, NE
 
Ai Lan Kobayashi, MD
(402) 592-1700
401 E Gold Coast Rd Ste 215
Papillion, NE
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med, Omaha Ne 68198
Graduation Year: 1975

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Norfolk Medical Group
(402) 844-8021
301 North 27th Street
Norfolk, NE
 
Beatrice Children's Clinic
(402) 223-6518
1110 North 10th Street
Beatrice, NE
 
Blue Valley Ear Nose & Throat Cic & Hearing Center
(402) 228-1316
1110 North 10th Street
Beatrice, NE
 
Dr. Richard Andrew Elliott
(816) 676-1600
3100 N 14th St
Lincoln, NE
Specialty
Pediatrics

Gilbert C Schreiner, MD, FAAP
(402) 354-1325
1039 S 106th Plz Apt 106
Omaha, NE
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 1947

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Dr. Susan Mason Greenwald
(308) 865-2141
211 W 33rd St
Kearney, NE
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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