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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.

Debra L Campbell, DO
(804) 296-1278
30 S 20th Ave Ste F-G
Brighton, CO
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Des Moines Univ, Coll Osteo Med & Surg, Des Moines Ia 50312
Graduation Year: 2001

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Platte Valley Medical Center
(303) 388-9321
1850 East Egbert Street
Brighton, CO
 
Juan F Gaido
(303) 857-2771
1860 E Egbert St
Brighton, CO
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Branka B Milosavljevic, MD
(303) 659-4248
183 S 18th Ave
Brighton, CO
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Belgrade, Med Fak, Beograd, Serbia
Graduation Year: 1969

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Dr. Branka B Milosavljevic
(303) 659-4248
183 S 18th Ave
Brighton, CO
Specialty
Pediatrics

Stephen Francis Cardos, MD
(303) 659-4248
183 S 18th Ave
Brighton, CO
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: New York Univ Sch Of Med, New York Ny 10016
Graduation Year: 1970

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Kindra L Warnecke, MD
(303) 659-4248
183 S 18th Ave
Brighton, CO
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio, San Antonio Tx 78284
Graduation Year: 1998

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Kindra Lynn Warnecke
(303) 659-4248
183 S 18th Ave
Brighton, CO
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Richard William Martin, MD
(303) 659-4248
183 S 18th Ave
Brighton, CO
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Stanford Univ Sch Of Med, Stanford Ca 94305
Graduation Year: 1980

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(303) 659-4248
183 S 18th Ave
Brighton, CO
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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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