dad dads
Returning User? Login Here

Baby Acne Treatment Windsor Mill MD

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.

Rona L Stein, MD
(410) 902-7710
5 Park Center Ct
Owings Mills, MD
Business
Valley Pediatric Associates LLC
Specialties
Pediatrics

Data Provided By:
Vivian Iglehart
(410) 542-7800
3319 W Belvedere Ave
Baltimore, MD
Specialty
Pediatrics

Data Provided By:
Wendy Scarcella Cpnp
(410) 521-7337
3527 North Rolling Road
Windsor Mill, MD
 
Judith M V McLaughlin, MD
2411 W Belvedere Ave
Baltimore, MD
Specialties
Pediatrics, Pediatric Endocrinology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Md Sch Of Med, Baltimore Md 21201
Graduation Year: 1972

Data Provided By:
Kalpana Murthy
(410) 601-8663
2411 W Belvedere Avenue, Suite 407
Baltimore, MD
Specialty
Pediatric Gastroenterology

Data Provided By:
Dr. Karla Michelle Paylor
Windsor Mill, MD
Specialty
Pediatrics

Joanne P Lanzo
(410) 601-9193
2401 W Belvedere Ave
Baltimore, MD
Specialty
Pediatrics

Data Provided By:
Bernadette Anise Crowder, MD
2703 Cylburn Meadows Ct
Baltimore, MD
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2004

Data Provided By:
Aida Ordoubadi, DO
2401 W Belvedere Ave
Baltimore, MD
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Des Moines Univ, Coll Osteo Med & Surg, Des Moines Ia 50312
Graduation Year: 1999

Data Provided By:
Aaron Leonard Zuckerberg, MD
(410) 601-9193
2401 West Belvedere Ave Sinai Hospital Blaustein 2
Baltimore, MD
Specialties
Pediatrics, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ma Med Sch, Worcester Ma 01655
Graduation Year: 1986

Data Provided By:
Data Provided By:

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...

Click here to read the rest of this article from GreatDad.com