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Baby Acne Treatment Grovetown 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.

Dr. Cecil David Hahn
(415) 476-2184
7647 Main St
Grovetown, GA
Specialty
Pediatrics

Nicole Suzanne Meuche George, MD
(706) 721-9442
1346 Wendell Ln
Grovetown, GA
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2002

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Dr. Kelly Nicole Watson
(734) 764-1258
807 Bell Springs Ct
Grovetown, GA
Specialty
Pediatrics

Robert John Lamberts, MD
(706) 868-3100
635 Ronald Reagan Dr
Evans, GA
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ, Philadelphia Pa 19107
Graduation Year: 1990
Hospital
Hospital: Doctors Hosp, Augusta, Ga; St Joseph Hosp, Augusta, Ga
Group Practice: Evans Internal Medicine Ped

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Dr. Richard Everett Eckert
(706) 860-4050
8112 Sir Galahad Dr
Evans, GA
Specialty
Pediatrics

Kelly Nicole Watson, MD
807 Bell Springs Ct
Grovetown, GA
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2004

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Cecil David Hahn, MD
7647 Main St
Grovetown, GA
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Toronto, Fac Of Med, Toronto, Ont, Canada
Graduation Year: 1998

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Dr. Nicole Suzanne Meuche George
(706) 721-9442
1346 Wendell Ln
Grovetown, GA
Specialty
Pediatrics

Jones Steven R MD
(706) 854-2500
4301 University Parkway
Evans, GA
 
Amanda Harrison Hendricks, MD
(706) 284-9923
800 Sparkleberry Rd
Evans, GA
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2003

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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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