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Baby Acne Treatment Hope Mills NC

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.

Dr.GAURI DALVI
(910) 426-7337
3436 North Main Street
Hope Mills, NC
Gender
F
Speciality
Pediatrician
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Hope Mills Pediatrics
(910) 426-7337
3441 North Main Street
Hope Mills, NC
 
Gauri Rahul Dalvi
(910) 426-7337
3436 North Main Street
Hope Mills, NC
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Dr. CAPT Jean Ellen Burr
(910) 221-1983
4005 Craigwood Ln
Hope Mills, NC
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dr. Katina Geiger Barnes
(910) 426-3542
4036 William Bill Luther Dr
Hope Mills, NC
Specialty
Pediatrics

Katina Geiger Barnes, MD
(910) 426-3542
4036 William Bill Luther Dr
Hope Mills, NC
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nc At Chapel Hill Sch Of Med, Chapel Hill Nc 27599
Graduation Year: 2000

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CAPT Jean Ellen Burr, MD
(910) 221-1983
4005 Craigwood Ln
Hope Mills, NC
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2000

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Hope Mills Family Care
(910) 609-5465
4092 Professional Drive
Hope Mills, NC
 
Jose Ornum Buenaseda
(910) 426-7337
3436 N Main St
Hope Mills, NC
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Dr. Keith Merle Lemmon
(210) 916-2990
6539 Jacobs Creek Cir
Fayetteville, NC
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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