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Baby Acne Treatment Sulphur Springs TX

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.

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(903) 885-5028
2870 Lewis Lane Suite 230
Sulphur Springs, TX
 
Dr. James Boyd Longino
(903) 885-3171
530 Davis St N
Sulphur Springs, TX
Specialty
Pediatrics

James Boyd Longino
(903) 885-3171
530 Davis St N
Sulphur Springs, TX
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Sherri Stone Drayer, MD
1317 N Hillcrest Dr
Sulphur Springs, TX
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: U Of Tx Med Sch At Houston, Houston Tx 77225
Graduation Year: 1996

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Tod S Conner, MD
(903) 438-1110
1513 S Broadway St
Sulphur Springs, TX
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 1999

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James Boyd Longino, MD
(903) 885-3171
530 Davis St N
Sulphur Springs, TX
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio, San Antonio Tx 78284
Graduation Year: 1983

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Drayer Sherri MD
(903) 438-1110
1317 North Hillcrest Drive
Sulphur Springs, TX
 
Dr. T Sriratana Korn
(903) 885-7586
104 Medical Cir
Sulphur Springs, TX
Specialty
Pediatrics

Conner Tod MD
(903) 438-1110
1317 North Hillcrest Drive
Sulphur Springs, TX
 
Sherri Stone Drayer, MD
115 Airport Rd
Sulphur Springs, TX
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: U Of Tx Med Sch At Houston, Houston Tx 77225
Graduation Year: 1996

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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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