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Baby Acne Treatment Griffin GA

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.

Napier Kevin T MD PHYS
(770) 227-1587
231 Graefe Street
Griffin, GA
 
Dr. Laura Elizabeth Lee
(770) 227-5510
1900 Zebulon Rd
Griffin, GA
Specialty
Pediatrics

Chandana Prabhudev, MD
(251) 452-1442
600 S 8th St
Griffin, GA
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Jjm Med Coll, Mysore Univ, Davangere, Karnataka, India
Graduation Year: 1992

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Eric Vonn McBryde, MD
(770) 227-5510
1900 Zebulon Rd
Griffin, GA
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of South Fl Coll Of Med, Tampa Fl 33612
Graduation Year: 1998

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(770) 227-1102
618 South 8th Street # D
Griffin, GA
 
William Sutman Colvin, MD
(770) 227-5510
1900 Zebulon Rd
Griffin, GA
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Fl Coll Of Med, Gainesville Fl 32610
Graduation Year: 1967

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Kelli Hanon, MD
1900 Zebulon Rd
Griffin, GA
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med, Loma Linda Ca 92350
Graduation Year: 1997

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1900 Zebulon Road
Griffin, GA
 
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1900 Zebulon Road
Griffin, GA
 
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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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