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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. Jeter Lee Stinnett
(501) 278-2800
2900 Hawkins Dr
Searcy, AR
Specialty
Pediatrics

Donald Jeff Moore
(501) 278-2808
2900 Hawkins Dr
Searcy, AR
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Westside Family Medical Clinic
(501) 268-4161
103 Woodland Drive
Searcy, AR
 
Dr.Ben Wilkins
(501) 279-0502
1407 E Race Ave
Searcy, AR
Gender
M
Speciality
Pediatrician
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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James Dale Wilkins
(501) 278-2808
2900 Hawkins Dr
Searcy, AR
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Dr.Annie Luy
(501) 279-1472
1407 East Race Avenue
Searcy, AR
Gender
F
Speciality
Pediatrician
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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McAdams Edward L MD
(501) 278-2893
2900 Hawkins Drive
Searcy, AR
 
Wilkins J Dale MD
(501) 278-2893
2900 Hawkins Drive
Searcy, AR
 
Edward L McAdams
(501) 278-2808
2900 Hawkins Dr
Searcy, AR
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Edward Lee Mc Adams, MD
(501) 278-2893
2900 Hawkins Dr
Searcy, AR
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med, Little Rock Ar 72205
Graduation Year: 1983

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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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