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Baby Acne Treatment Brigham City UT

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.

Dr. Carey Deyoung Lloyd
(435) 734-2433
980 Medical Dr Ste 2
Brigham City, UT
Specialty
Pediatrics

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984 South Medical Drive
Brigham City, UT
 
Lloyd Carey D MD
(435) 734-2433
980 Medical Drive Suite 2
Brigham City, UT
 
Child Douglas D MD Board Certified Radiologist
(435) 723-9700
1930 South Highway 89
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1930 South Highway 89
Brigham City, UT
 
Carey Deyoung Lloyd
(435) 734-2433
980 Medical Dr
Brigham City, UT
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Vonk Harold MD
(435) 723-5500
984 Medical Drive Suite 3
Brigham City, UT
 
Brigham Pediatrics
(435) 734-2433
980 Medical Drive Suite 2
Brigham City, UT
 
Carey Deyoung Lloyd, MD
(435) 734-2433
980 Medical Dr Ste 2
Brigham City, UT
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med, Salt Lake Cty Ut 84132
Graduation Year: 1993

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Hugh Raymond Mc Gaughey, MD
(801) 627-2131
Willard, UT
Specialties
Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: The Queens Univ Of Belfast, Fac Med, Belfast (918-01 Eff 1/71)
Graduation Year: 1956

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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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