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Baby Acne Treatment Pompano 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.

Jose M Flores
(954) 969-0074
5800 Colonial Dr
Margate, FL
Specialty
Pediatric Gastroenterology

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Luiz Alberto Grajwer, MD
(954) 978-4376
2801 N State Rd Seven Newborns Int Care 3rd Fl
Pompano Beach, FL
Specialties
Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Fed De Rio De Janeiro, Fac De Med, Rio De Janeiro, Rj, Brazil
Graduation Year: 1969

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Cadiz Angel R MD
(954) 974-4414
5640 West Atlantic Boulevard
Margate, FL
 
Francine B Magaletti
(954) 974-3006
2825 N State Road 7
Margate, FL
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Luiz Alberto Grajwer
(954) 974-0400
2801 N State Road 7
Margate, FL
Specialty
Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

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Jose Roberto Flores, MD
5800 Colonial Dr
Margate, FL
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ De El Salvador, Fac De Med, San Salvador, El Salvador
Graduation Year: 1968

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Diprima Ralph Md PA
(954) 975-8844
1487 Lyons Road
Coconut Creek, FL
 
Flores Jose MD
(954) 969-0590
5800 Colonial Drive
Margate, FL
 
Nadia Rachel Levinson, MD
(954) 974-3006
2825 N State Road 7 Ste 301
Margate, FL
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Suny At Stony Brook Hlth Sci Ctr, Stony Brook Ny 11794
Graduation Year: 1989

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Beth Motzkin-Kava
(954) 968-8555
5800 Colonial Dr
Margate, FL
Specialty
Pediatric Endocrinology

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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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