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Baby Acne Treatment Bellevue 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.

Lundak Bruce E MD
(402) 293-7980
2206 Longo Drive
Bellevue, NE
 
Ear Specialists
(402) 933-3277
2206 Longo Drive
Bellevue, NE
 
Zieno Salvatore A MD
(402) 292-9800
401 East Gold Coast Road Suite 333
Bellevue, NE
 
Patney Manju L MD
(402) 292-5594
2206 Longo Drive Suite 210
Bellevue, NE
 
Amanda Busby Kampert
(402) 294-4607
2501 Capehart Rd
Offutt A F B, NE
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Dr. Kerry Wayne Lainof
(402) 291-3373
2206 Longo Dr Ste 100
Bellevue, NE
Specialty
Pediatrics

Manju L Patney
(402) 292-5594
2206 Longo Dr Ste 210
Bellevue, NE
Specialty
Adolescent Medicine

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Manju Lata Patney, MD
(402) 292-5594
2206 Longo Dr Ste 210
Bellevue, NE
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Christian Med Coll, Punjab Univ, Ludhiana, Punjab, India
Graduation Year: 1960

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Chitrita Roy, MD
(402) 991-5437
404 W Mission Ave Ste A
Bellevue, NE
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Bs Med Coll, Univ Of Calcutta, Bankura, West Bengal, India
Graduation Year: 1984

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(402) 294-6077
2501 Capehart Rd
Offutt A F B, NE
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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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