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Baby Acne Treatment Leesville LA

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.

Jeffrey Allan Banks, MD
Leesville, LA
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Uniformed Services Univ Of The Hlth Sci, Bethesda Md 20814
Graduation Year: 2000

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Deer Creek Imaging
(337) 392-1363
301 West Fertitta Boulevard
Leesville, LA
 
Linda Gayle Slayton, MD
(337) 531-3761
Leesville, LA
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Va Commonwealth Univ, Med Coll Of Va Sch Of Med, Richmond Va 23298
Graduation Year: 1997

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Dr.Mirza Beg
935 Verone Ter
Leesville, LA
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Dow Med Coll, Univ Of Karachi, Karachi
Year of Graduation: 1990
Speciality
Pediatrician
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Dr.Naila Khateeb
(337) 238-9063
1022 Port Arthur Terrace
Leesville, LA
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: Sind Med Coll, Univ Of Karachi, Karachi
Year of Graduation: 1990
Speciality
Pediatrician
General Information
Hospital: Byrd Regional Hospital
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Molani Family Practice Clinic APMC
(337) 392-1545
935 South Verone Street
Leesville, LA
 
Robert Franklin Crowe, MD
(337) 238-3766
672 Eissman Rd
Leesville, LA
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ, Philadelphia Pa 19107
Graduation Year: 1999

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Velingker Mac MD
(337) 392-0222
1108 Port Arthur Terrace
Leesville, LA
 
Pande Hemant MD
(337) 239-4130
1015 West Fertitta Boulevard
Leesville, LA
 
Sewell Steven K MD
(337) 392-1000
1022 Port Arthur Terrace
Leesville, LA
 
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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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