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Baby Acne Treatment Stillwater 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.

Green D Todd MD
(405) 743-7300
1815 West 6th Avenue
Stillwater, OK
 
Smithton Colbi Do Pediatrics
(405) 533-2433
610 South Walnut Street
Stillwater, OK
 
Dr. Terry Lynn Wagner
(405) 372-1480
1323 W 6th Ave
Stillwater, OK
Specialty
Pediatrics

Dr. Carla A Evans Wilsey
(405) 743-7205
1815 W 6th Ave
Stillwater, OK
Specialty
Pediatrics

Scott Jeffery D MD
(405) 743-7300
1815 West 6th Avenue
Stillwater, OK
 
Hoyt Eugene M MD
(405) 743-7300
1815 West 6th Avenue
Stillwater, OK
 
Colbi M Smithton, DO
(405) 533-2433
610 S Walnut St
Stillwater, OK
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Ok State Univ, Coll Of Osteo Med, Tulsa, Ok 74107
Graduation Year: 1999

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(405) 533-2433
610 S Walnut St
Stillwater, OK
Specialty
Pediatrics

Susan Polly Bullard, MD
(405) 743-7375
1815 W 6th Ave
Stillwater, OK
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1981

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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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