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Baby Acne Treatment Pearl City HI

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.

Jana Rei Morisada
(808) 488-1990
98-1238 Kaahumanu St
Pearl City, HI
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Dr. Jana Rei Morisada
(808) 488-1990
98-1238 Kaahumanu St # 200
Pearl City, HI
Specialty
Pediatrics

Jana Rei Morisada, MD
(808) 488-1990
98-1238 Kaahumanu St # 200
Pearl City, HI
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Creighton Univ Sch Of Med, Omaha Ne 68178
Graduation Year: 1987

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Timothy George Vedder, MD
Pearl City, HI
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mn-Duluth Sch Med, Duluth Mn 55812
Graduation Year: 2001

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Dr. Lance Masajiro Taniguchi
(559) 292-8888
98-1238 Kaahumanu St Ste 200
Pearl City, HI
Specialty
Pediatrics

Lance M Taniguchi
(808) 488-1990
98-1238 Kaahumanu St
Pearl City, HI
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Beverly Muhyun Pai, MD
(808) 488-1990
98-1238 Kaahumanu St # 200
Pearl City, HI
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Hi John A Burns Sch Of Med, Honolulu Hi 96822
Graduation Year: 1992

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Lance Masajiro Taniguchi, MD
98-1238 Kaahumanu St Ste 200
Pearl City, HI
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Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Creighton Univ Sch Of Med, Omaha Ne 68178
Graduation Year: 2002

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(808) 488-1990
98-1238 Kaahumanu St
Pearl City, HI
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Pediatrics

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(808) 488-1990
98-1238 Kaahumanu St # 404B
Pearl City, HI
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Medical School: Creighton Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 2002
Speciality
Pediatrician
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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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