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Baby Acne Treatment Clarksdale MS

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.

Pean Jules MD
(662) 621-1915
785 Ohio Avenue
Clarksdale, MS
 
Frank T Marascalco, MD
(662) 627-7361
PO Box 340
Clarksdale, MS
Specialties
Pediatrics, Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tulane Univ Sch Of Med, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1948
Hospital
Hospital: Northwest Mississippi Reg Med, Clarksdale, Ms
Group Practice: Womans Clinic

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Bethesda Regional Cancer Treatment Center
(662) 624-8731
581 Medical Drive
Clarksdale, MS
 
Certified Medical Specialists
(662) 621-1915
785 Ohio Avenue Suite 3D
Clarksdale, MS
 
Urology Associates of Oxford
(662) 234-1443
785 Ohio Avenue
Clarksdale, MS
 
Bosch Charles W PHYS
(662) 627-3884
785 Ohio Avenue
Clarksdale, MS
 
Dr. Peggy Jean Johnson Wells
(662) 627-4131
PO Box 1447
Clarksdale, MS
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dr. Remilekun Adesoji
510 Highway 322
Clarksdale, MS
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dr.Carole Mangrem
(662) 627-4131
2245 North State Street
Clarksdale, MS
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio
Year of Graduation: 1974
Speciality
Pediatrician
General Information
Hospital: Northwest Mississippi Reg Med, Clarksdale, Ms
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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(662) 621-1915
785 Ohio Avenue
Clarksdale, MS
 
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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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