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Baby Acne Treatment Hays KS

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.

Wright Michael J MD
(785) 625-6521
2501 East 13th Street Suite 2
Hays, KS
 
Ross W Buckles
(785) 623-2360
2214 Canterbury Dr
Hays, KS
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Batario Danilo MD
(785) 623-2324
2214 Canterbury Drive Suite 314
Hays, KS
 
Win Tin MD
(785) 623-2324
2214 Canterbury Drive Suite 314
Hays, KS
 
Ramiro Milan MD
(785) 625-6521
2501 East 13th Street Suite 2
Hays, KS
 
Dr. Ross Buckles
(785) 650-0801
1407 W 42nd St
Hays, KS
Specialty
Pediatrics

Cook Randy DO
(785) 623-2312
2214 Canterbury Drive Suite 202
Hays, KS
 
Garron Eugene Miller, MD
(515) 241-4497
2214 Canterbury Dr
Hays, KS
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: American Univ Of The Caribbean, Sch Of Med, Plymouth, Montserrat
Graduation Year: 1999

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Michelle Jean Pope, MD
(479) 582-5195
2220 Canterbury Dr
Hays, KS
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 2002

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Dr. Jill Elaine Mason
(316) 214-7800
4102 Smoky Hill Dr
Hays, KS
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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