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has your toddler ever gotten a pimple??

My daughter woke up with one this morning and i think it's really weird. I didn't think you got them until you were older.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 1:31 PM on Sep. 23, 2010 in Kids' Health

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  • Plugged ducts can happen anytime. They are more promanent with puberty.

    Just wash her face more often and it will go away.
    Jademom07

    Answer by Jademom07 at 1:32 PM on Sep. 23, 2010

  • yes, when my son was bf he had baby acne really bad
    June_Mama09

    Answer by June_Mama09 at 1:35 PM on Sep. 23, 2010

  • My 4 year old will get one once in a while.
    tazdvl

    Answer by tazdvl at 10:18 PM on Sep. 23, 2010

  • No, interestingly enough!
    Radarma

    Answer by Radarma at 11:46 PM on Sep. 23, 2010

  • my daugther gets them once in a while in her bum,i guess it is just their little bodies taking out bad stuff that cannot go to other places lol.
    sodapple

    Answer by sodapple at 1:37 PM on Sep. 24, 2010

  • Yeah he gets a pimple here and there. Hes still BFing at 2 as well.
    sstepph

    Answer by sstepph at 3:00 PM on Sep. 24, 2010

  • Totally normal.
    mainemusicmaker

    Answer by mainemusicmaker at 7:05 PM on Sep. 24, 2010

  • Yep.
    Pnukey

    Answer by Pnukey at 1:28 PM on Sep. 25, 2010

  • baby acne is NOT a pimple. baby acne is milia which is different from a papule or pustule (terms for pimple).

    yes a kid can get a rare papule or pustule, it's just not as common to them.

    milia is more common in babies and toddlers.

    None are dangerous to children and will typically go away on their own.
    xxhazeldovexx

    Answer by xxhazeldovexx at 1:41 AM on Sep. 26, 2010

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