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hormones in baby or baby acne

(5 Posts)
jolly4 Fri 04-Mar-05 23:05:50

my dd is 3 weeks has had spotty face for 2 mw said it is hormonal too me it is proper teenage type acne spots that if i had i would want too squeze gettin diferent mums at school sayin could be this could be that dosent look very nice anyone else had this my ds1 didnt have this if it is acne how long does it last? help please x

Amanda3266 Fri 04-Mar-05 23:07:45

Hi there,

From my experience it lasts for about 6-8 weeks but should then clear up. Doesn't look nice but doesn't last - thankfully.

Mandy

jolly4 Sat 05-Mar-05 15:54:16

cheers for your help mandy x

TracyK Sun 06-Mar-05 12:29:19

ds had really blothy skin when new- mw told me to use cloth rather than cotton wool on face to get it a bit more exfoliated. worked a treat.

jolly4 Mon 07-Mar-05 11:37:06

cheers tracyk i think i will start using a cloth see your point x

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