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Baby Acne Treatment New Braunfels TX

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.

Coles Edward F MD
(830) 609-1933
226 North Union Avenue
New Braunfels, TX
 
Horan Terri T Md PA
(830) 606-3887
901 Loop 337
New Braunfels, TX
 
Frank C Hampel Jr, MD
(830) 625-7612
705 Landa St Ste A
New Braunfels, TX
Specialties
Allergy & Immunology, Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio, San Antonio Tx 78284
Graduation Year: 1976
Hospital
Hospital: Mc Kenna Memorial Hospital, New Braunfels, Tx; Southwest Texas Methodist Hosp, San Antonio, Tx; Northeast Methodist Hospital, Live Oak, Tx
Group Practice: Central TX Health Research

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Timothy Wayne Owens, MD
(210) 625-9153
1535 Common St
New Braunfels, TX
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Baylor Coll Of Med, Houston Tx 77030
Graduation Year: 1978

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Jay Stuart Weinberg
(830) 625-9153
1535 E Common St
New Braunfels, TX
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Dr. Betty Moody
(915) 697-2691
27 Tealwood Ct
New Braunfels, TX
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dr. Awilda I Ramos
(830) 625-9153
1535 Common St
New Braunfels, TX
Specialty
Pediatrics

Jay Stuart Weinberg, MD
(830) 625-9153
1535 Common St
New Braunfels, TX
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tx A & M Univ Coll Of Med, College Station Tx 77843
Graduation Year: 1995

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Comal Bone & Joint Clinic
(830) 606-3887
901 Loop 337
New Braunfels, TX
 
Dr. Sarah Ellen Rieger
(830) 625-9153
1535 Common St
New Braunfels, TX
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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