1 months old baby

Question: My baby is 16 days old his face is fully coverd with acne plz suggest what will I do

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Answer: Hi! The whiteheads like bumps are normal for babies to get at this age, it is mostly mothers hormone which is still there as a holdover from pregnancy. 1) Dont scratch, scrub or squeeze. 2) Dont use lotion, soap or cream in the affected area. You need to wash it gently and wait it will be over in few days time. Hope this helps!
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