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Baby Acne Treatment Hazel Park MI

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.

Lee M Weinstein, MD
(248) 203-6620
36700 Woodward Ave
Bloomfield Hills, MI
Business
Child Health Associates
Specialties
Pediatrics

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Hima Bindu Vanapalli, MD
1760 E Harry Ave
Hazel Park, MI
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2003

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Hazel Park Medical Center
(248) 399-8331
23411 John R Road Suite 1
Hazel Park, MI
 
Leanne M Wisniewski
(248) 543-1545
27332 Woodward Ave
Royal Oak, MI
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Dr. Angela Christine Martin
(313) 248-8161
757 E Troy St #3
Ferndale, MI
Specialty
Pediatrics

Iyad Alosachie MD
(248) 399-8331
23411 John R Road
Hazel Park, MI
 
Gadowski Gerald A DO
(248) 399-8331
23411 John R Road
Hazel Park, MI
 
Dr. Greg Steve Naman
(248) 618-9928
911 E 9 Mile Rd
Ferndale, MI
Specialty
Pediatrics

Andrew J Dettore, DO
Royal Oak, MI
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Mi State Univ, Coll Of Osteo Med, East Lansing Mi 48824
Graduation Year: 2001

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Dr. Lora A Nerland-Marquardt
(248) 259-4176
27321 Dequindre Rd Apt 21H Apt 21
Madison Heights, MI
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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