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Baby Acne Treatment Roseburg OR

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.

Daven Joel R MD PC Adult & Child Neurology
(541) 672-0822
544 West Umpqua Street Suite 202
Roseburg, OR
 
Candice Melanie Rohr, MD
(541) 673-7979
1813 W Harvard Ave Ste 220
Roseburg, OR
Specialties
Allergy & Immunology, Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Tulane Univ Sch Of Med, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1974
Hospital
Hospital: Sacred Heart Med Ctr, Eugene, Or; Mc Kenzie-Willamette Hospital, Springfield, Or
Group Practice: Allergy & Asthma Ctr

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Dr. Jill Carmen Talik
(541) 677-6116
1813 W Harvard Ave Ste 140
Roseburg, OR
Specialty
Pediatrics

Wheeler Gary MD
(541) 440-6322
1813 West Harvard Avenue
Roseburg, OR
 
Gilbert Rubin, MD
(541) 672-4354
Roseburg, OR
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, Irvine, Ca Coll Of Med, Irvine Ca 92717
Graduation Year: 1963

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Schreiner Carl MD
(541) 677-3300
2801 Northwest Mercy Drive
Roseburg, OR
 
Jacquelyn Outcalt Groshong
(541) 957-5437
2460 Nw Stewart Parkway
Roseburg, OR
Specialty
Pediatrics

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(541) 677-1282
2405 Medical Park Drive
Roseburg, OR
 
Maureen Fencl Hollander, MD
(541) 673-4409
Roseburg, OR
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Il Coll Of Med, Chicago Il 60680
Graduation Year: 1981

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(541) 957-5437
2460 Nw Stewart Pkwy
Roseburg, OR
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Pediatrics

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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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