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Baby Acne Treatment Englewood CO

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.

Jeffrey Becker Hanson, MD
(303) 839-7788
4020 S Birch St
Englewood, CO
Specialties
Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Duke Univ Sch Of Med, Durham Nc 27710
Graduation Year: 1977

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David Lamar Goodman, MD
(303) 761-4343
3601 S Clarkson St Ste 200
Englewood, CO
Specialties
Pediatrics, Pediatric Allergy
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Al Sch Of Med, Birmingham Al 35294
Graduation Year: 1976
Hospital
Hospital: St Anthony Hosp North, Westminster, Co; Lutheran Med Ctr, Wheat Ridge, Co; St Anthony Hosp Central, Denver, Co; Porter Adventist Hosp, Denver, Co
Group Practice: Allergy & Asthma Consultants

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Osteoporosis Center of South Denver
(303) 788-1312
701 East Hampden Avenue Suite 120
Englewood, CO
 
Donald Gene Turken, MD
Englewood, CO
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Auto De Guadalajara, Fac De Med, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Graduation Year: 1980

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Treihaft Marc M MD Neurologist
(303) 788-1700
3535 South Lafayette Street Suite 204
Englewood, CO
 
Cheng Anthony P MD
(303) 788-1430
601 East Hampden Avenue Suite 390
Englewood, CO
 
Lane Judy C MD
(303) 781-5505
701 East Hampden Avenue
Englewood, CO
 
Reed Andre MD
(303) 781-0404
601 East Hampden Avenue Suite 460
Englewood, CO
 
Wieder Brian MD
(303) 788-4000
701 East Hampden Avenue
Englewood, CO
 
Stephen Files Conner, MD
(303) 781-8641
7 South Ln
Englewood, CO
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Co Sch Of Med, Denver Co 80262
Graduation Year: 1977

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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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