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Baby Acne Treatment Casa Grande AZ

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.

Robert Joseph Kull, DO
(520) 836-5538
560 N Camino Mercado Ste 7
Casa Grande, AZ
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Chicago Coll Of Osteo Med, Midwestern Univ, Chicago Il 60615
Graduation Year: 1968

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Jacqueline Genevieve May, MD
(520) 836-5538
560 N Camino Mercado Ste 7
Casa Grande, AZ
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2000

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Douglas Edward Parkin, MD
(520) 836-5538
560 N Camino Mercado Ste 7
Casa Grande, AZ
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, Irvine, Ca Coll Of Med, Irvine Ca 92717
Graduation Year: 1968

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Sunshine Child and Adolescent Care
(520) 423-8282
633 East Cottonwood Lane
Casa Grande, AZ
 
Steven Ira Spiess
(520) 836-2424
1760 E Florence Blvd
Casa Grande, AZ
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Hill Don W MD
(520) 876-5770
1281 East Cottonwood Lane
Casa Grande, AZ
 
Steven I Spiess, MD
(520) 836-2424
1760 E Florence Blvd Ste 220
Casa Grande, AZ
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Languages
Spanish
Education
Medical School: Univ Del Noreste, Esc De Med, Tampico, Tamaulipas, Mexico
Graduation Year: 1985
Hospital
Hospital: Casa Grande Reg Med Ctr, Casa Grande, Az
Group Practice: Casa Grande Pediatrics

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Robledo Jose L FACS
(520) 836-2912
1760 East Florence Boulevard Suite 250
Casa Grande, AZ
 
Natalie A Teng
(520) 836-5538
560 N Camino Mercado
Casa Grande, AZ
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Casa Grande Pediatrics
(520) 836-2424
1760 East Florence Boulevard Suite 220
Casa Grande, AZ
 
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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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