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Baby Acne Treatment Land O Lakes FL

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. Neil Hans Surti
(813) 265-3813
7538 Whispering Wind Dr
Land O Lakes, FL
Specialty
Pediatrics

Paul Mark Velt, MD
(813) 654-5400
19221 Inlet Cove Ct
Lutz, FL
Specialties
Radiology, Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Languages
French
Education
Medical School: Vrije Univ Brussel, Fac Van De Geneeskunde En De Farm, Brussel
Graduation Year: 1979
Hospital
Hospital: Brooksville Reg Hosp, Brooksville, Fl; Spring Hill Reg Hosp, Spring Hill, Fl

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Carla Joy Albarran
(813) 961-9461
4211 Van Dyke Rd
Lutz, FL
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Andrea Marie Oertel
(813) 961-9461
4211 Van Dyke Rd
Lutz, FL
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Dr. Ronald Harry Rempfer
(813) 968-7171
4211 Van Dyke Rd
Lutz, FL
Specialty
Pediatrics

Neil Hans Surti, MD
(813) 265-3813
7538 Whispering Wind Dr
Land O Lakes, FL
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of South Fl Coll Of Med, Tampa Fl 33612
Graduation Year: 2000

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Jeffrey Mitchell Fogel, MD
(813) 949-1435
4308 Harborwatch Ln
Lutz, FL
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny-Hlth Sci Ctr At Syracuse, Coll Of Med, Syracuse Ny 13210
Graduation Year: 1980

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Dr. Jamie Ann Mallah
(813) 968-7171
4211 Van Dyke Rd
Lutz, FL
Specialty
Pediatrics

Linda Ann Terrone
(813) 960-3919
4927 Van Dyke Road
Lutz, FL
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Ronald Harry Rempfer, MD
(813) 968-7171
4211 Van Dyke Rd
Lutz, FL
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of South Fl Coll Of Med, Tampa Fl 33612
Graduation Year: 1997

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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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