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Baby Acne Treatment Cottonwood 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.

Urology Providers of Northern Arizona
(928) 639-1311
450 South Willard Street Suite 105
Cottonwood, AZ
 
Jayne Sanson Jarazweski, MD
(262) 656-2945
1360 E Regge Way
Cottonwood, AZ
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Wi, Milwaukee Wi 53226
Graduation Year: 1990

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(928) 634-4226
300 South Willard Street Suite 102
Cottonwood, AZ
 
Dr. Jayne Sanson Jarazweski
(262) 656-2945
1360 E Regge Way
Cottonwood, AZ
Specialty
Pediatrics

Wendy T Katzenstein-Tuccille
(928) 649-3003
800 Cove Pkwy
Cottonwood, AZ
Specialty
Pediatrics

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(928) 649-9999
115 South Candy Lane
Cottonwood, AZ
 
Henry H Kaldenbaugh
(928) 634-7534
214 S Main St
Cottonwood, AZ
Specialty
Family Practice, Pediatrics, Adolescent Medicine

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Dr. Wendy Tilda Tuccille
(928) 649-3003
301 S Willard St
Cottonwood, AZ
Specialty
Pediatrics

Fernando Ernesto Vazquez, MD
(928) 639-4730
701 E Cherry Hills Way
Cottonwood, AZ
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Auto De Nuevo Leon, Fac De Med, Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico
Graduation Year: 1989

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(928) 639-4730
701 E Cherry Hills Way
Cottonwood, 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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