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Baby Acne Treatment Nixa MO

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. Lora Lynn Schauer
(417) 269-2227
411 N McCroskey St
Nixa, MO
Specialty
Pediatrics

Kathleen G Rice
(417) 725-5280
105 S Ridgecrest Ave
Nixa, MO
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Richard K Temofeew
(417) 724-5437
940 W Mount Vernon St
Nixa, MO
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Pediatrics

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Dr.Kathleen Rice
(417) 725-5280
105 Ridgecrest Avenue #9
Nixa, MO
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: Baylor Coll Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1973
Speciality
Pediatrician
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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2.5, out of 5 based on 3, reviews.

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Richard Kevin Temofeew, MD
(417) 724-5437
940 W Mount Vernon St Ste 220
Nixa, MO
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Uniformed Services Univ Of The Hlth Sci, Bethesda Md 20814
Graduation Year: 1990

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Dr. Tamara Lynn Fusco
(907) 724-9073
955 Woodland Path
Nixa, MO
Specialty
Pediatrics

John J Magnuson
(417) 725-8250
105 S Ridgecrest Ave
Nixa, MO
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Dr.Lora Schauer
(417) 269-8061
411 N Mccroskey St
Nixa, MO
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wi Med Sch
Year of Graduation: 1988
Speciality
Pediatrician
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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2.8, out of 5 based on 3, reviews.

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Burrell Behavioral Health - Bramblewood House
(417) 269-0450
263 South Essex Road
Nixa, MO
 
Tamara Lynn Fusco, MD
(907) 724-9073
955 Woodland Path
Nixa, MO
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med, Little Rock Ar 72205
Graduation Year: 1993

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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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