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Baby Acne Treatment Canby OR

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. Anselmo Pizzuti
(503) 266-2701
1185 S Elm St
Canby, OR
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dr.MARC ZENONIANI
(503) 723-4660
1185 South Elm Street
Canby, OR
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Pediatrician
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Anselmo Pizzuti, MD
(503) 266-2701
1185 S Elm St
Canby, OR
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch Of Med, Portland Or 97201
Graduation Year: 1966

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Bethany Joy Rosborough
(503) 905-3400
1510 Division St
Oregon City, OR
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Jeffreys Timothy MD
(503) 418-5000
1510 Division Street Suite 280
Oregon City, OR
 
Anselmo Pizzuti
(503) 723-4660
1185 S Elm St
Canby, OR
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Hughson Daniel MD
(503) 723-4660
1185 South Elm Street
Canby, OR
 
Willamette Valley Kidney Center
(503) 557-1373
1510 Division Street Suite 210
Oregon City, OR
 
Daren F Emery, DO
(503) 657-7629
14279 Glen Oak Rd
Oregon City, OR
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Des Moines Univ, Coll Osteo Med & Surg, Des Moines Ia 50312
Graduation Year: 1983

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(503) 657-1871
14279 Glen Oak Rd
Oregon City, OR
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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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