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Baby Acne Treatment North Miami Beach FL

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. Hugo David Goldstraj
North Miami Beach, FL
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dr. Jan Caryl Cantor Hockman
(305) 651-8483
151 Golden Beach Dr
North Miami Beach, FL
Specialty
Pediatrics

Jan Caryl Cantor Hockman, MD
(305) 651-8483
151 Golden Beach Dr
North Miami Beach, FL
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Tel Aviv Univ, Sackler Fac Of Med, Tel Aviv, Israel
Graduation Year: 1986

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Dr. Oranit Shaked
(305) 610-7283
19380 Collins Ave (H)
Sunny Isles Beach, FL
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dr. Betti H Ressler
(305) 655-1800
North Miami Beach, FL
Specialty
Pediatrics

Nilgun A Antmen, MD
16950 N Bay Rd Apt 2002H
Sunny Isles Beach, FL
Specialties
Pediatrics, Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Istanbul Univ, Cerrahpasa Tip Fak, Istanbul, Turkey
Graduation Year: 1986

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Scott Andrew Nichols, MD
(305) 692-5898
360 190th St (H)
Sunny Isles Beach, FL
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19104
Graduation Year: 1999

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Dr. Scott Andrew Nichols
(305) 692-5898
360 190th St (H)
Sunny Isles Beach, FL
Specialty
Pediatrics

Hugo David Goldstraj, MD
North Miami Beach, FL
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ De Buenos Aires, Fac De Med, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Graduation Year: 1969

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Dr. Joseph Allison
(305) 932-3181
Apt 404 3700 Island Blvd
North Miami Beach, FL
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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