dad dads
Returning User? Login Here

Baby Acne Treatment Caldwell ID

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.

Snow Russell T
(208) 454-2050
1818 South 10th Avenue Suite 250
Caldwell, ID
 
David G Babbel, DO
(208) 454-5127
315 E Elm St
Caldwell, ID
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Western U Hlt Sci Col Osteo Med Of The Pacific, Pomona Ca 91766
Graduation Year: 1998

Data Provided By:
John R Trumbo
(208) 459-7415
315 E Elm St
Caldwell, ID
Specialty
Pediatrics

Data Provided By:
Kari Ann Bladen Loomis, MD, FAAP
(801) 281-3967
315 E Elm St
Caldwell, ID
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2000

Data Provided By:
Dr.David Babbel
(208) 459-7415
315 E Elm St # 100
Caldwell, ID
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Western U Hlt Sci Col Osteo Med Of The Pacific
Year of Graduation: 1998
Speciality
Pediatrician
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
3.5, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

Data Provided By:
Brown Matthew S MD
(208) 454-5127
222 East Logan Street
Caldwell, ID
 
Kari Ann Loomis
(208) 459-7415
315 E Elm St
Caldwell, ID
Specialty
Pediatrics

Data Provided By:
Saint Alphonsus Medical Group-Logan
(208) 454-5127
222 East Logan Street
Caldwell, ID
 
Caldwell Urology P L L C
(208) 454-9181
1620 South Kimball Avenue
Caldwell, ID
 
Kent Gregory J
(208) 459-0717
1602 Arlington Avenue
Caldwell, ID
 
Data Provided By:

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...

Click here to read the rest of this article from GreatDad.com