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Baby Acne Treatment Lebanon OR

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.

Markello Thomas C MD
(541) 451-7820
55 Twin Oaks Avenue
Lebanon, OR
 
Shi H Lee
(541) 451-7820
55 Twin Oaks Ave
Lebanon, OR
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Kosmala Dana Do Samaritan Healt Physcns Pdtrc Clin
(541) 451-7820
55 Twin Oaks Avenue Suite A2
Lebanon, OR
 
Dr. Dana L Kosmala
(440) 238-2124
55 Twin Oaks Ave
Lebanon, OR
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dr. Megan Louise Spohr
(734) 572-4439
1052 S 10th St
Lebanon, OR
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dana L Kosmala, DO
(541) 259-6194
37457 Gore Dr
Lebanon, OR
Specialties
Pediatrics, Internal Medicine-Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Western U Hlt Sci Col Osteo Med Of The Pacific, Pomona Ca 91766
Graduation Year: 1994

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Shi Hyo Lee, MD
(541) 451-7820
A-2 55 Twin Oaks
Lebanon, OR
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Pusan Natl Univ, Coll Of Med, Pusan, So Korea
Graduation Year: 1962

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Dr. Shi Hyo Lee
(541) 451-7820
A-2 55 Twin Oaks
Lebanon, OR
Specialty
Pediatrics

Christina M Davis
(541) 451-7820
55 Twin Oaks Ave
Lebanon, OR
Specialty
Pediatrics

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(541) 451-3300
55 Twin Oaks Avenue Suite B1
Lebanon, OR
 
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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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