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Baby Acne Treatment Hillsboro OR

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.

Howard A Davidson, MD
(503) 690-8195
1881 NW 185th Ave
Aloha, OR
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Tanasbourne Pediatrics
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Pediatrics

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Anandhi Mandi
(503) 640-2757
445 E Main St
Hillsboro, OR
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Pediatrics

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Bergquist Bradley J MD PHYS & Sur
(503) 640-0493
527 Southeast Baseline Street Suite F
Hillsboro, OR
 
A Nicole Hinkley-Hynes, MD, FAAP
(503) 645-2762
19400 NW Evergreen Pkwy
Hillsboro, OR
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Pediatrics
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Male
Education
Graduation Year: 1999

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(503) 681-1100
335 Southeast 8th Avenue
Hillsboro, OR
 
Hapke Ronald MD
(503) 640-1614
545 Southeast Oak Street
Hillsboro, OR
 
Jeannine S Johnson
(503) 645-2762
19400 Nw Evergreen Pwy
Hillsboro, OR
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Pediatrics

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Donna Louise Voldengen, MD
(503) 617-2367
19400 NW Evergreen Pkwy
Hillsboro, OR
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Pediatrics
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Female
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Medical School: Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch Of Med, Portland Or 97201
Graduation Year: 1998

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(503) 282-1021
333 Se 7th Ave Suite 4050
Hillsboro, OR
 
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(503) 645-2762
19400 NW Evergreen Pkwy
Hillsboro, OR
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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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