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Baby Acne Treatment Olympia WA

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.

Nancy Louise Fisher, MD
(360) 923-2709
Olympia, WA
Specialties
Medical Genetics, Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Baylor Coll Of Med, Houston Tx 77030
Graduation Year: 1976
Hospital
Hospital: Swedish Med Ctr -Seattle, Seattle, Wa

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Carl Andrew Lindgren, MD
(360) 956-3650
4109 Amber Ct SE
Olympia, WA
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wi Med Sch, Madison Wi 53706
Graduation Year: 1986

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Ann Kristin Sundell, MD
(360) 357-2893
3717 McCormick St SE
Olympia, WA
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: E Tn State Univ J H Quillen Coll Of Med, Johnson City Tn 37614
Graduation Year: 1999

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Dr. Shelia Winifred B Brown
(360) 923-7409
2126 Capitol Way S # 1617
Olympia, WA
Specialty
Pediatrics

Olympia Radiological Associates Limited PS - Billi
(360) 570-3003
3525 Ensign Road Northeast Suite B
Olympia, WA
 
Nancy Louise Fisher, MD
(206) 923-2709
PO Box 42701
Olympia, WA
Specialties
Medical Genetics, Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Baylor Coll Of Med, Houston Tx 77030
Graduation Year: 1976

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Dr. George Henry Heye
(360) 236-4795
Olympia, WA
Specialty
Pediatrics

George Henry Heye, MD
(360) 236-4795
Olympia, WA
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Creighton Univ Sch Of Med, Omaha Ne 68178
Graduation Year: 1971

Data Provided By:
Dr. Carl Andrew Lindgren
(360) 956-3650
4109 Amber Ct SE
Olympia, WA
Specialty
Pediatrics

Shelia Winifred B Brown, MD
(360) 923-7409
2126 Capitol Way S # 1617
Olympia, WA
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Tulane Univ Sch Of Med, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1976

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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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