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Baby Acne Treatment Rio Rancho NM

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.

Daniel Arthur Shover, MD
(419) 471-2200
1730 Saratoga Dr NE
Rio Rancho, NM
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Auto De Guadalajara, Fac De Med, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Graduation Year: 1981

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Good John MD
(505) 896-8600
3801 Southern Boulevard Southeast
Rio Rancho, NM
 
Dr.Linda Zipp
(505) 462-6000
4005 High Resort Boulevard Southeast
Rio Rancho, NM
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: Case Western Reserve Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1983
Speciality
Pediatrician
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Dr. Eric John Keller
(505) 462-8855
4100 High Resort Blvd SE Ste 106
Rio Rancho, NM
Specialty
Pediatrics

Gregory Edward Jochems, MD
(505) 462-8855
4005 High Resort Blvd SE
Rio Rancho, NM
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1981

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Philip J Leonardelli
(505) 994-3256
1704 Southern Blvd Se
Rio Rancho, NM
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Kasemsap Pawitta MD
(505) 896-8600
3801 Southern Boulevard Southeast
Rio Rancho, NM
 
James S Bruce
(505) 462-6000
4005 High Resort Blvd Se
Rio Rancho, NM
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Dr. Kristina Maria Gutierrez
(310) 206-3750
3801 Southern Blvd SE
Rio Rancho, NM
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dr.John M. Good
(505) 896-8601
3801 Southern Boulevard Southeast
Rio Rancho, NM
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Va Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1994
Speciality
Pediatrician
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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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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