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Baby Acne Treatment Moss Point MS

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.

Hiebert Timothy C MD
(228) 474-6111
3418 Main Street
Moss Point, MS
 
Miles Janice L MD
(228) 474-6111
3418 Main Street
Moss Point, MS
 
Ekenna Okechukwu Facp
(228) 769-2588
3702 Jefferson Avenue
Moss Point, MS
 
Theodore M Millette, MD
(601) 981-3726
3107 Northwood Ave # A
Pascagoula, MS
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med, Jackson Ms 39216
Graduation Year: 1980
Hospital
Hospital: Singing River Hospital, Pascagoula, Ms
Group Practice: Children's Clinic

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McCloskey John J Dr
(228) 769-0178
3003 Shortcut Road
Pascagoula, MS
 
Dr. Suzanne Ayers Iodice
(336) 716-8818
Moss Point, MS
Specialty
Pediatrics

William Sidney Robe Ross, MD
(228) 474-7121
5430 Griffin St
Moss Point, MS
Specialties
Family Practice, Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med, Jackson Ms 39216
Graduation Year: 1989
Hospital
Hospital: Singing River Hospital, Pascagoula, Ms

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Pulmonary & Sleep Medicine Sleep Laboratory
(228) 474-6111
3418 Main Street
Moss Point, MS
 
Dr. Matthew Francis Kuluz
(228) 762-8712
421 Delmas Ave Ste A
Pascagoula, MS
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dr. Theodore M Millette
(601) 981-3726
3107 Northwood Ave # A
Pascagoula, MS
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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