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Baby Acme

My newborn has lil white bumps on his face how do i get rid of this?


Asked by ggiovanni at 12:29 PM on Aug. 2, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • I put breastmilk on my baby's acne and it cleared up overnight. I even use it on my own acne and it works better than any medication that I ever used.

    Answer by aehanrahan at 1:00 PM on Aug. 2, 2009

  • They will go away on their own. DO NOT SQUEEZE OR PICK AT THEM!

    Answer by Ash9724 at 12:30 PM on Aug. 2, 2009

  • My daughter had a terrible case of Baby Acne. I changed Pediatricians 3 times before I got an solution. Pediatrician gave us a perscription for Hydrocortisone and a bacteria ointment. Do not put any soaps or unauthorized cream on it.

    My answer: Go to your Pediatrician

    Answer by LilyBearsMommy at 12:47 PM on Aug. 2, 2009

  • i've heard that breast milk works the best

    Answer by vances_mom at 1:18 PM on Aug. 2, 2009

  • Do not attempt to treat the acne or pop the pimples. Most babies get acne as the mother's hormones work out of the baby's body. This is normal. Any acne medication is bad for the baby. They will go away on their own.

    The breast milk option would be be perfectly safe as it is all natural.

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:23 PM on Aug. 2, 2009

  • Don't touch. They will go away on their own. It is hormones and reaction to the air outside the womb. Very normal. My daughter had it too, it looked horrible for a few weeks and then they went away all of a sudden.

    Answer by LilyandEmmasMom at 7:34 PM on Aug. 2, 2009