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Baby Acne Treatment Eastpointe 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.

Lee M Weinstein, MD
(248) 203-6620
36700 Woodward Ave
Bloomfield Hills, MI
Business
Child Health Associates
Specialties
Pediatrics

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Mildred J Vazquez, MD
21147 Virginia Ave
Eastpointe, MI
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Central Del Caribe Sch Of Med, Bayamon Pr 00621
Graduation Year: 1981

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Dr. Cicely Wilhite White
(636) 519-8899
Eastpointe, MI
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dr. Julie Anne Al Najim
(313) 417-3826
21216 Lochmoor St
Harper Woods, MI
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dr. Saleem Raza
(248) 342-9458
20456 Danbury Ln
Harper Woods, MI
Specialty
Pediatrics

Cicely Wilhite White, MD
Eastpointe, MI
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston, Galveston Tx 77550
Graduation Year: 2002

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Abbott Medical Group
(586) 779-6922
20951 Kelly Road
Eastpointe, MI
 
Satish R Mehta
(586) 776-4185
21225 Kelly Rd
Eastpointe, MI
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Anur V Praveen, MD
(334) 492-1888
Apt #208 21300 Bournemouth
Harper Woods, MI
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2001

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Banumathy Subramanian
(313) 886-3232
19925 Vernier Rd
Harper Woods, MI
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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