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Baby Acne Treatment Minot ND

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. LTC Theresa B Sparkman
(937) 320-1246
111 Coral Ct
Minot Afb, ND
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dr.FRIDAY OSUALA
(701) 857-7380
400 Burdick Expy E # 2
Minot, ND
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M
Speciality
Pediatrician
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Dr. Rachana Koura
(701) 857-7033
400 Burdick Expy E
Minot, ND
Specialty
Pediatrics

Belizario Francisco MD
(701) 857-5986
101 3rd Avenue Southwest Suite 203
Minot, ND
 
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(701) 723-5454
10 Missle Ave
Minot Afb, ND
Specialty
Pediatrics

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DIRI Erdal MD Internal Medicine Rheumatology
(701) 857-7495
400 Burdick Expressway East Frnt
Minot, ND
 
Dr. Roger Lee Allen
(701) 857-5413
101 3rd Ave SW Ste 201
Minot, ND
Specialty
Pediatrics

Roger Lee Allen, MD
(701) 857-5413
101 3rd Ave SW Ste 201
Minot, ND
Specialties
Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ia Coll Of Med, Iowa City Ia 52242
Graduation Year: 1977

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(701) 857-5000
307 5th Avenue Southeast Suite 501
Minot, ND
 
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(701) 727-6903
164 Delta Dr
Minot Afb, ND
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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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