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Baby Acne Treatment Overland Park KS

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.

Conley Ray DC
(913) 338-3344
8000 College Boulevard
Overland Park, KS
 
Martha Taboada, MD
(913) 636-2255
Apt 9 11650 Wedd St
Overland Park, KS
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2002

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Johnson County Imaging Center
(913) 469-8998
12000 West 110th Street Suite 500
Overland Park, KS
 
Physicians Business Networking
(913) 642-4900
10950 Grandview Street
Overland Park, KS
 
Regional MRI Inc
(913) 338-3344
8000 College Boulevard
Overland Park, KS
 
Ana Angela Villanueva, MD
(913) 338-4070
7800 W 110th St
Overland Park, KS
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Auto De Santo Domingo (Uasd), Fac De Cien Med, Santo Domingo
Graduation Year: 1955

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Bradley Lyman Bishop, MD
(913) 341-0758
8402 W 113th St
Overland Park, KS
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Wi, Milwaukee Wi 53226
Graduation Year: 1994

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Gerald Lee Goldstein, MD
(913) 491-5501
8675 College Blvd Ste 200
Overland Park, KS
Specialties
Allergy & Immunology, Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Kath Univ Leuven, Fac Der Geneeskunde, Leuven, Belgium
Graduation Year: 1976
Hospital
Hospital: Shawnee Mission Med Ctr, Shawnee Msn, Ks; Childrens Mercy Hosp, Kansas City, Mo
Group Practice: Kansas City Allergy & Asthma

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Mark Franklyn Perry, MD
12000 W 110th St
Overland Park, KS
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians And Surgeons, New York Ny 10032
Graduation Year: 1998

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Robert Jay Cantor, MD
(913) 469-5579
11725 W 112th St
Overland Park, KS
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mi Med Sch, Ann Arbor Mi 48109
Graduation Year: 1982

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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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