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Baby Acne Treatment Davison MI

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.

McLaren Family Care Centers
(810) 653-1130
10090 East Lippincott Boulevard
Davison, MI
 
Burton Ridhu MD
(810) 653-1130
10090 East Lippincott Boulevard
Davison, MI
 
Kamal Sadeh I Hasan, MD
(810) 658-9550
1510S S State Rd Ste D
Davison, MI
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Fac De Med Generala Din Craiova, Craiova, Romania
Graduation Year: 1984

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9171 Lapeer Road Suite 100
Davison, MI
 
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(810) 653-1130
10090 East Lippincott Boulevard
Davison, MI
 
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(603) 431-7393
10090 E Lippincott Blvd
Davison, MI
Specialty
Pediatrics

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(810) 658-9550
1510S S State Rd Ste D
Davison, MI
Specialty
Pediatrics

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(810) 653-1130
10090 East Lippincott Boulevard
Davison, MI
 
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(810) 658-9550
1260 N Irish Rd
Davison, MI
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Davison, MI
 
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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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