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Baby Acne Treatment Bucyrus OH

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. R Todd Strickland
(419) 563-0300
1466 Rosedale Ave
Bucyrus, OH
Specialty
Pediatrics

Marcia Fischer Brown, MD
(419) 468-7613
270 Portland Way S
Galion, OH
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Il Coll Of Med, Chicago Il 60680
Graduation Year: 1991

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Dr. Marcia Fischer Brown
(419) 468-7613
270 Portland Way S
Galion, OH
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dr. Sandra A K Sooman
(909) 558-4250
740 Grove Ave
Galion, OH
Specialty
Pediatrics

Brown Marcia F MD
(419) 468-7613
270 Portland Way South Rear
Galion, OH
 
Gloria Hidalgo Mortera
(419) 563-9329
629 North Sandusky Ave
Bucyrus, OH
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Sandra A K Sooman, MD
740 Grove Ave
Galion, OH
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Il Coll Of Med, Chicago Il 60680
Graduation Year: 1994

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Marcia F Brown
(419) 468-7613
270 Portland Way S
Galion, OH
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Jean Hom Chow, MD
1040 Devonwood Dr
Galion, OH
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Mt Sinai Sch Of Med Of The City Univ Of Ny, New York Ny 10029
Graduation Year: 1981

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(419) 468-0449
385 N Seltzer St
Crestline, OH
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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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