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Angry spots on 1 month old bf baby's face, what is it...

(8 Posts)
HeinzSight Sun 13-Sep-09 12:25:18

...likely to be?

LIZS Sun 13-Sep-09 12:26:58

baby acne

octopusinabox Sun 13-Sep-09 12:29:32

Baby's often get baby acne when they're a few weeks/months old - I believe it's caused by the change in the hormones but it goes after a few weeks/month. If you google it you should get some pics to compare.

LilRedWG Sun 13-Sep-09 12:31:08

DD's face was covered in spots. We found stopping using fabric conditioner when laundering her clothes sorted the problem.

HeinzSight Sun 13-Sep-09 12:33:54

yep, looks like it is baby acne sad

anything to relieve it? she seems quite fussy

octopusinabox Sun 13-Sep-09 12:35:22

'Baby's' - what am I on about. should have been 'Babies'

foxytocin Sun 13-Sep-09 12:41:13

I put Aveeno on DD2 spots and they cleared up almost overnight. Any good emollient for dry skin should do the same though.

BertieBotts Sun 13-Sep-09 14:15:56

DS had this and it cleared up by itself after a couple of weeks. It didn't seem to bother him though.

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