dad dads
Returning User? Login Here

Baby Acne Treatment Hope AR

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.

William Ladell Douglas
(870) 777-2100
100 E 20th St
Hope, AR
Specialty
Adolescent Medicine

Data Provided By:
Clinic for Children Youth & Young Adults
(870) 777-7581
405 West 16th Street # B
Hope, AR
 
William La Dell Douglas, MD
(870) 777-2100
100 E 20th St
Hope, AR
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med, Washington Dc 20007
Graduation Year: 1974

Data Provided By:
Dr. William La Dell Douglas
(870) 777-2100
100 E 20th St
Hope, AR
Specialty
Pediatrics

Davis Craig MD
(870) 777-7581
405 West 16th Street # B
Hope, AR
 
Dr. Sandra Ann K Sooman
(419) 468-7613
2001 S Main St
Hope, AR
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dr. Ronald Craig Davis
(479) 229-2827
405 W 16th St
Hope, AR
Specialty
Pediatrics

Job Jacob MD
(870) 777-6665
509 South Main Street
Hope, AR
 
Southwest Arkansas ENT Clinic
(870) 722-6200
100 East 20th Street
Hope, AR
 
Ronald Craig Davis, MD
405 W 16th St
Hope, AR
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med, Little Rock Ar 72205
Graduation Year: 1978

Data Provided By:
Data Provided By:

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...

Click here to read the rest of this article from GreatDad.com