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Baby Acne Treatment Cedartown GA

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.

Gambro Healthcare-Cedartown
(770) 748-1398
325 West Avenue
Cedartown, GA
 
Dawson Angela MD
(706) 295-5331
1825 Martha Berry Boulevard
Lindale, GA
 
Dr. Sara J Brabson Rogers
(706) 291-0907
Lindale, GA
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dr. Samuel E Rogers
(706) 234-2324
1552 Booger Hollow Rd SW Ste 201
Lindale, GA
Specialty
Pediatrics

Laura E Al Sayed, MD
PO Box 233
Rome, GA
Specialties
Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: U Of Tx Med Sch At Houston, Houston Tx 77225
Graduation Year: 1988

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Samuel E Rogers, MD
(706) 234-2324
1552 Booger Hollow Rd SW Ste 201
Lindale, GA
Specialties
Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Albany Med Coll, Albany Ny 12208
Graduation Year: 1975

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Sara J Brabson Rogers, MD
(706) 291-0907
Lindale, GA
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1973

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Jack Alan Rogers Jr, MD
(706) 232-1300
1552 Booger Hollow Rd SW Ste 1050
Lindale, GA
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1974

Data Provided By:
Dr. Jack Alan Rogers Jr
(706) 232-1300
1552 Booger Hollow Rd SW Ste 1050
Lindale, GA
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dr. Laura E Al Sayed
(724) 224-3900
PO Box 233
Rome, GA
Specialty
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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