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Baby Acne Treatment River Falls WI

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. Kendra Lynn Gram
(651) 646-1847
1421 Evergreen Dr
River Falls, WI
Specialty
Pediatrics

Heather J Tvedt Davis
(715) 425-6701
1687 E Division St
River Falls, WI
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Kendra Lynn Gram, MD
(651) 646-1847
1421 Evergreen Dr
River Falls, WI
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 55455
Graduation Year: 2001

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Ray C Hippchen, MD
(715) 377-7629
1708 Hunter Hill Rd
Hudson, WI
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny At Buffalo Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci, Buffalo Ny 14214
Graduation Year: 1961

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Dr. Ray C Hippchen
(715) 377-7629
1708 Hunter Hill Rd
Hudson, WI
Specialty
Pediatrics

Kerri Michelle Bagnall, MD
(715) 425-6701
1687 E Division St
River Falls, WI
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Wright State Univ Sch Of Med, Dayton Oh 45401
Graduation Year: 2001

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Kerri Bagnall
(715) 425-6701
1687 E Division St
River Falls, WI
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Dr. Kerri Michelle Bagnall
(715) 425-6701
1687 E Division St
River Falls, WI
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dr. Elizabeth M Schertz
(715) 531-6800
403 Stageline Rd
Hudson, WI
Specialty
Pediatrics

Kari Mc Intire Campbell, MD
(715) 531-6800
403 Stageline Rd
Hudson, WI
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Mayo Med Sch, Rochester Mn 55905
Graduation Year: 1990

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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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