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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.

Stephen Irwin Goodman, MD
(303) 315-7301
1056 E 19th Ave
Denver, CO
Specialties
Pediatrics, Medical Genetics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Mc Gill Univ, Fac Of Med, Montreal, Que, Canada
Graduation Year: 1963
Hospital
Hospital: Childrens Hosp, Denver, Co
Group Practice: University Co Health Scncs Ctr

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Dr. Harvey Alan Arbuckle
(202) 745-4342
Denver, CO
Specialty
Pediatrics

Jay Arthur Markson, MD
(303) 830-7337
1625 Marion St
Denver, CO
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Co Sch Of Med, Denver Co 80262
Graduation Year: 1981

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Huston Jeffrey D MD
(303) 831-6257
1721 East 19th Avenue Suite 520
Denver, CO
 
Brian B Stanga, MD
(303) 388-1587
2548 Syracuse St
Denver, CO
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2002

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Christine Therese Jelinek
(303) 493-7000
1056 E 19th Ave
Denver, CO
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Barbara J Quissell
(303) 839-7440
1601 E 19th Ave
Denver, CO
Specialty
Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

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William M McDonnell, MD
(303) 861-6063
1056 E 19th Ave # B-251
Denver, CO
Specialties
Pediatrics, Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med, Little Rock Ar 72205
Graduation Year: 1999

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Eric J Exelbert
(303) 839-7440
1601 E 19th Ave
Denver, CO
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Valerie Anne Jacobs
(303) 861-6309
1056 E 19th Ave
Denver, CO
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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