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Baby Acne Treatment Latonia KY

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.

Julie A. Taylor
(513) 636-8788
3333 Burnet Ave
Cincinnati, OH
Specialties
Pediatrics

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Leenata G Maddiwar, MD
(606) 581-7944
6183 Greyoaks Dr
Latonia, KY
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Louisville Sch Of Med, Louisville Ky 40202
Graduation Year: 1995

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Dr. Jon Raymond Minzner
(859) 356-6800
1974 Walton Nicholson Pike
Independence, KY
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dr. Cory Dale Showalter
(317) 414-6331
10418 Calvary Rd
Independence, KY
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dr. Joan Carol Linhardt
(606) 441-7600
1805 Alexandria Pike
Highland Heights, KY
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dr. Leenata G Maddiwar
(513) 922-8200
Latonia, KY
Specialty
Pediatrics

Jon Raymond Minzner, MD
(859) 356-6800
1974 Walton Nicholson Pike
Independence, KY
Specialties
Pediatrics, Internal Medicine-Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med, Washington Dc 20007
Graduation Year: 1996

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Cory Dale Showalter, MD
(317) 414-6331
10418 Calvary Rd
Independence, KY
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2005

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Dr. Jon Raymond Minzner
(859) 356-6800
4060 Sherbourne Dr
Independence, KY
Specialty
Pediatrics

Thomas Carlisle Stine
(859) 441-7600
1805 Alexandria Pike
Highland Heights, KY
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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