Top
20
Doctor insights on: Bumps On Newborn Face

Share
1

1
My newborn has bumps on her face. Is this acne?

My newborn has bumps on her face. Is this acne?

More than likely: Acne is a common newborn skin condition that resolves in approximately 2-3 weeks. Don't use any over the counter acne treatment. ...Read more

See 3 more doctor answers
Dr. Andrew Berry
1 doctor shared a insight

Neonatal (Definition)

The term neonatal is generally used to describe events that occur with an infant within the first 30 days after birth.Some practitioners are looser with the definition & extend the ...Read more


2

2
My newborn has red bumps all around. Possible causes?

My newborn has red bumps all around. Possible causes?

Newborn rashes: Rashes are common in infants, due to sensitive skin. Using a hypoallergenic washes and moisturizers such as Cetaphil will keep skin healthy are more resistant to rashes. Avoid using baby wipes on the face, most contain alcohol and can be abrasive. Some rashes are considered normal in newborns and require no treatment, but are not exclusively in diaper region, which may need treatment. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
3

3
My newborn baby boy has little pus like bumps all over?

My newborn  baby boy has little  pus like bumps all over?

Common: Sounds like primary milia, extremely common for newborns and generally resolve within the first month of life. These are actually tiny cysts with no infection association. Keep your pediatrician informed and have fun with your new family member! ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
4

4
What do you suggest if my newborn has red bumps all around?

What do you suggest if my newborn has red bumps all around?

Newborn rashes: Rashes are common in infants, due to sensitive skin. Using a hypoallergenic washes and moisturizers such as Cetaphil will keep skin healthy are more resistant to rashes. Avoid using baby wipes on the face, most contain alcohol and can be abrasive. Some rashes are considered normal in newborns and require no treatment, but are not exclusively in diaper region, which may need treatment. ...Read more

5

5
My newborn has tiny bumps on her forehead what can this be from ?

My newborn has tiny bumps on her forehead what can this be from ?

Normal: Those bumps are called milia. It is her skins reaction to living in air, and not water any longer. It will come and go for up to six months, and eventually go away. It requires no treatment. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
6

6
White bumpy bumps on my newborns gums blister looking... bothers her while she feeds?

White bumpy bumps on my newborns gums blister looking... bothers her while she feeds?

No worries...: Epstein's pearls — These small, white, pearl-like spots appear on the roof of the mouth. These bumps are harmless and tend to disappear within a few weeks. Bohn's nodules — These small, whitish bumps or cysts look like Epstein's pearls. However, they develop on the sides of the gum ridge rather than the roof of the mouth. Inclusion cysts — These small bumps appear along the crest of the gum ridge. ...Read more

8

8
My newborn has a rash, with red & white bumps, under her right arm. What should I do?

My newborn has a rash, with red & white bumps, under her right arm. What should I do?

Newborn rashes: Newborn rashes are very common. The most common resemble acne all over the body. Usually it has a red ring around it. These come and go. They are associated with heat, soaps, new clothing and are not harmful and will go away. If your child has any symptoms of being sick see the doctor. Otherwise the rash will come and go for several days. ...Read more

11

11
Should i be concerned if my newborn developed a rash with raised bumps on his arms and face should I be concerned?

Should i be concerned if my newborn developed a rash with raised bumps on his arms and face should I be concerned?

Common issue: Newborns have a variety of skin issues.Most have a bump on a flat red bloch rash that peaks @ 4 days ; fades in a week or so. Most have dry skin that flakes a lot.Withdrawal from maternal hormones produces a pimply outbreak that increases over weeks ; fades after 4-5m. In three decades, i've never seen a newborn with an allergic reaction. If you are uncomfortable with what you see have baby seen. ...Read more

12

12
Baby head bump?

Baby head bump?

More details?: The opening at the top of the baby's head is called a fontanelle. It usually gradually closes by the end of the first year to 15 months. If you are palpating a swelling in that area, the baby needs to be checked. An ultrasound may be performed through that opening. If the baby fell, and there is a swelling, the baby will need to be further assessed as well. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
13

13
Are bumps on your head normal?

Are bumps on your head normal?

Have it evaluated.: Bumps under the skin could be as a result of different reasons of which could include an ingrown hair, acne, infection, abscess, or an allergic reaction to various things like detergents or soaps or to medications. Have it evaluated by your physician to get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

14

14
I am afraid I have a bump on my head?

I am afraid I have a bump on my head?

Palpate your head: & examine in mirror to determine if you do have a bump on your head. ...Read more

15

15
I have a small bump on my head. What is it?

I have a small bump on my head. What is it?

Can't answer that w: Available info. There are a # of possible causes. The best way to get an accurate diagnosis would be dermatological evaluation. ...Read more

16

16
Reddish bumps appearing on face, what to do?

Reddish bumps appearing on face, what to do?

Many possibilities: Bumbs under the skin could be as a result of different reasons of which could include an ingrown hair, acne, abscess, or an allergic reaction to various things like detergents or soaps or to medications. Have it evaluated by your physician to get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

17

17
What are these small bumps on my penid head?'

What are these small bumps on my penid head?'

Need formal consult: with photo or video to begin to answer this question. Or go to any STD clinic since that's what you most need to be concerned about. Good luck! ...Read more

18

18
Can a bump on the head calcify and stay there?

Can a bump on the head calcify and stay there?

Bump on the head: It depends on the cause of the bump. If it is due to hematoma it may calcify. However, bumps due to lipoma, sebaceous cyst etc. do not calcify. ...Read more

19

19
I have a squishy bump on my head and I haven't fallen or anything?

I have a squishy bump on my head and I haven't fallen or anything?

Cyst vs lipoma: A soft squishy bump on your scalp is most likely a lipoma, fatty tumor, or a cyst. Lipomas are non cancerous and don't need to be removed unless painful or enlarging. A cyst may need to be removed if painful, enlarging or infected. Many people have Wenn's cyst on the head which are also benign. Any doubt, get a consult with your physician. Good luck. ...Read more

20

20
Is it normal for my newborn to have an oddly shaped head?

Is it normal for my newborn to have an oddly shaped head?

Yes: The newborn skull is often slightly misshapen (the classic look is that of a cone head) after birth. This is due to the skull bones being squeezed during the vaginal birthing process. This is a normal occurrence, and the skull bones will settle on their own within a few weeks. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer