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Baby Acne Treatment Shawnee OK

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.

Unity Doctors Building
(405) 275-5555
1902 South Gordon Cooper Drive
Shawnee, OK
 
Chainakul Pachneerat
(405) 275-5555
1902 South Gordon Cooper Drive
Shawnee, OK
 
Badiei Basheer A MD
(405) 273-5801
2801 Saratoga Street
Shawnee, OK
 
Ramesh Kumar Mohan
(405) 273-5801
2801 Saratoga St
Shawnee, OK
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Shi A H MD
(405) 273-5801
2801 Saratoga Street
Shawnee, OK
 
Dr. Pachneerat S Chainakul
(405) 275-5555
1902 S Gordon Cooper Dr
Shawnee, OK
Specialty
Pediatrics

Pachneerat S Chainakul, MD
(405) 275-5555
1902 S Gordon Cooper Dr
Shawnee, OK
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Languages
Thai
Education
Medical School: Chulalongkorn Univ, Fac Of Med, Bangkok, Thailand
Graduation Year: 1970
Hospital
Hospital: Unity Health Ctr -South Campu, Shawnee, Ok; Shawnee Regional Hospital, Shawnee, Ok
Group Practice: Wit & Pat Chainakul

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William Arturo Chapman, MD
(405) 273-5801
2801 Saratoga St
Shawnee, OK
Specialties
Pediatrics, Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Gender
Male
Languages
Spanish, American Sign
Education
Medical School: Pontificia Univ Javeriana, Fac De Med, Bogota, Colombia
Graduation Year: 1978
Hospital
Hospital: Shawnee Regional Hospital, Shawnee, Ok
Group Practice: Shawnee Medical Ctr Clinic Inc

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Holland David L MD
(405) 273-5801
2801 Saratoga Street
Shawnee, OK
 
Kelli Denise Koons, MD
(405) 273-5801
2801 Saratoga St
Shawnee, OK
Specialties
Pediatrics, Internal Medicine-Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 2000
Hospital
Hospital: Logan Hosp & Med Ctr, Guthrie, Ok

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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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