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Baby Acne Treatment Honolulu HI

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.

Ian Nui Chun
(808) 586-2900
1356 Lusitana St Fl 4
Honolulu, HI
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Kenneth Brian Robbins, MD
(808) 522-4410
888 S King St
Honolulu, HI
Specialties
Medical Management, Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, San Diego, Sch Of Med, La Jolla Ca 92093
Graduation Year: 1979
Hospital
Hospital: Straub Clinic And Hosp, Honolulu, Hi; Kapiolani Med Ctr For Women An, Honolulu, Hi
Group Practice: Straub Clinic & Hospital

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Sylvia R Pager
(808) 524-2885
1380 Lusitana St Ste 907
Honolulu, HI
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Carl Wm Lehman, MD
(808) 521-9412
1329 Lusitana St Ste 603
Honolulu, HI
Specialties
Allergy & Immunology, Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1964

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Victoria Lynch Schneider, MD
1314 S King St
Honolulu, HI
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med, Baltimore Md 21205
Graduation Year: 1983

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Toshihiko Kawasugi, MD
(808) 596-8114
1010 S King St Ste 702
Honolulu, HI
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Hiroshima Univ, Fac Of Med, Minami-Ku, Hiroshima, Japan
Graduation Year: 1957

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Amy Aiko Ebisutani, MD
(808) 537-2211
550 S Beretania St
Honolulu, HI
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med, Loma Linda Ca 92350
Graduation Year: 1991

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Nadine Tenn Salle, MD
Ste 701 Queens POB II 1329 Lusitana St
Honolulu, HI
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 1998

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Philip Louis Meyers, MD
(808) 524-2575
1010 Pensacola St
Honolulu, HI
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1982

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Jeanette Hung jow Chang
(808) 593-8686
1314 So King St
Honolulu, HI
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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