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Baby Acne Treatment Yazoo City MS

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.

Kings Daughters Hospital Behavioral Health Program
(662) 751-8234
823 Grand Avenue
Yazoo City, MS
 
Jenkins John Dr PHYS
(601) 984-5540
2500 North State Street
Jackson, MS
 
Cabell Franklin III MD
(601) 703-9544
1800 12th Street
Meridian, MS
 
Ronald T Bruni, MD
(228) 896-5437
9454 Three Rivers Rd Ste A
Gulfport, MS
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med, Washington Dc 20007
Graduation Year: 1967
Hospital
Hospital: Memorial Hospital At Gulfport, Gulfport, Ms
Group Practice: Bruni Pediatric Clinic

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Aimee Sparkman Malpass, MD
(601) 984-1000
2500 N State St
Jackson, MS
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2004

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Shepherd Mark D MD
(662) 844-8414
670 Crossover Road
Tupelo, MS
 
Hines Randall MD Facog
(601) 984-5330
2500 North State Street
Jackson, MS
 
King Dawan V Dr
(601) 362-7476
2679 Crane Ridge Drive
Jackson, MS
 
Brenton Gene Richardson, MD
(601) 268-3735
1101 S 28th Ave
Hattiesburg, MS
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med, Jackson Ms 39216
Graduation Year: 1999
Hospital
Hospital: Forrest County Gen Hosp, Hattiesburg, Ms; Wesley Med Ctr, Hattiesburg, Ms
Group Practice: Pediatric Clinic

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Yolanda Williamson Wilson, MD, FAAP
(601) 362-7476
1600 N State St Ste 301
Jackson, MS
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 1989

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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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