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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
 
Kathryn L Taylor
(601) 984-6562
2500 N State St
Jackson, MS
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Kronfol Ned MD
(662) 873-2272
129 Court Street
Rolling Fork, MS
 
Michael Frederick Hensley
(228) 435-3641
761 Esters Blvd
Biloxi, MS
Specialty
Pediatrics

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Kenneth James Reid, MD
(601) 482-9211
1710 14th St
Meridian, MS
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of South Al Coll Of Med, Mobile Al 36688
Graduation Year: 1977

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Ralph Alan Brinson, MD
(601) 268-5221
PO Box 17647
Hattiesburg, MS
Specialties
Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med, Jackson Ms 39216
Graduation Year: 1980
Hospital
Hospital: Wesley Med Ctr, Hattiesburg, Ms

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Peggy Jean Johnson Wells, MD
(662) 627-4131
PO Box 1447
Clarksdale, MS
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Languages
French
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med, Jackson Ms 39216
Graduation Year: 1974
Hospital
Hospital: Northwest Mississippi Reg Med, Clarksdale, Ms
Group Practice: Childrens Clinic Of Clarksdale

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Dr. Jeffrey Damon Crout
(601) 924-7489
2500 N State St
Jackson, MS
Specialty
Pediatrics

Lambdin S H MD
(662) 453-0646
202 West Park Avenue
Greenwood, MS
 
William Jolley Carr, MD
(601) 832-0414
15465 Oak Ln Ste 100F
Gulfport, MS
Specialties
Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tulane Univ Sch Of Med, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1963

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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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