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Baby Acne Treatment Blue Springs MO

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.

John Lee Webb, MD
(630) 759-9230
801 Saint Mary's Drive
Blue Springs, MO
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Il Coll Of Med, Chicago Il 60680
Graduation Year: 1995

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Vardakis Gregory M DO
(816) 229-1191
206 Northwest Mock Avenue Suite 200
Blue Springs, MO
 
Van Biber Joseph R DO
(816) 228-4770
205 Northeast R D Mize Road
Blue Springs, MO
 
Midwest Open Imaging - Blue Springs
(816) 874-4772
220 Northwest R D Mize Road
Blue Springs, MO
 
Dr. Stacey L Sharpe
(816) 228-4770
205 NW R D Mize Rd Ste 304
Blue Springs, MO
Specialty
Pediatrics

Walls Kelvin L
(816) 229-7474
205 Northwest R D Mize Road
Blue Springs, MO
 
Mark Alan Mozer, MD
(816) 228-4770
205 NW R D Mize Rd Ste 304
Blue Springs, MO
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med, Omaha Ne 68198
Graduation Year: 1988

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Alexandria Mayhall Bahr, MD
(816) 228-4770
205 NW R D Mize Rd
Blue Springs, MO
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Rochester Sch Of Med & Dentistry, Rochester Ny 14642
Graduation Year: 1996

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Mozer Mark A MD
(816) 228-4770
205 Northeast R D Mize Road
Blue Springs, MO
 
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(816) 224-8999
206 Northwest Mock Avenue Suite 200
Blue Springs, MO
 
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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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