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Baby Acne Treatment Fallon NV

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.

Dr. Tapashi Dev Roy
(212) 939-4020
801 Williams Ave 2203
Fallon, NV
Specialty
Pediatrics

Skin Cancer & Dermatology Institute
(775) 423-6273
801 East Williams Avenue
Fallon, NV
 
Lana Narag Faap
(775) 428-2747
801 East Williams Avenue
Fallon, NV
 
Capitol Urology Inc
(775) 423-6273
801 East Williams Avenue
Fallon, NV
 
Tapashi Dev Roy, MD, MRCP, FAAP
801 Williams Ave 2203
Fallon, NV
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 1997

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Dr. Joe R Serna Jr
(937) 531-2268
Fallon, NV
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dr. Giridhar Andhavarapu
(202) 865-6749
734 Dani St
Fallon, NV
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dr. Lana Lugue Narag
(775) 428-2747
801 E Williams Ave Ste 2203
Fallon, NV
Specialty
Pediatrics

Banner Churchill Community Hospital - Specialty Cl
(775) 423-6273
801 East Williams Avenue
Fallon, NV
 
Joe R Serna Jr, MD
Fallon, NV
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny At Buffalo Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci, Buffalo Ny 14214
Graduation Year: 1982

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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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