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Baby Acne Treatment Pass Christian MS

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. Mary Camille Saleme
(504) 568-2569
Pass Christian, MS
Specialty
Pediatrics

Gregory Wayne Randolph, MD
130 Fleitas Ave
Pass Christian, MS
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Southern Il Univ Sch Of Med, Springfield Il 62794
Graduation Year: 1989

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(228) 868-3684
20091 Pineville Rd
Long Beach, MS
Specialty
Pediatrics

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(228) 868-3684
20091 Pineville Rd
Long Beach, MS
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Pediatrics

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20091 Pineville Road
Long Beach, MS
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Speciality
Pediatrician
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(956) 631-4444
130 Fleitas Ave
Pass Christian, MS
Specialty
Pediatrics

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(228) 868-3699
20091 Pineville Rd
Long Beach, MS
Specialty
Pediatrics

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20091 Pineville Road
Long Beach, MS
 
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20091 Pineville Road
Long Beach, MS
 
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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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