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Below you will find information on conditions that affect the male infant's face. Because the skin of a baby's face is thin, it is very sensitive to infection and irritation. The images below illustrate some common medical concerns, including skin infections (eg, cellulitis and impetigo), eczema, hives (urticaria), milia, and warts. Click the images below to learn more about these and other diagnoses, including ideas for home care, what treatments your doctor might prescribe, and when it is important to see your baby's doctor right away.
This image displays an infant with cellulitis of the scalp.
This image displays multiple warts on the lips.
Seborrheic dermatitis often affects the scalp in infants, with a thick, crust-like scale.
Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis)
This image displays symmetric scaling, red, slightly elevated lesions typical of atopic dermatitis (eczema).
This image displays numerous flat warts on the forehead.
This image displays the widespread distribution typical of folliculitis.
This image displays urticaria (hives) affecting the neck, face, and shoulders.
Irritant Contact Dermatitis
This image displays inflammation and rash typical of irritant contact dermatitis due to frequent wetting and…
Milia are tiny cysts that occur for unknown reasons in infants.
Flat, smooth, lighter (hypopigmented) patches of skin are typical of pityriasis alba.
Pyogenic granulomas are very fragile and, when rubbed, can bleed easily.
Salmon patches frequently occur at the center of the forehead.
Thrush (Oral Candidiasis)
The overgrowth of yeast (candida) in this infant's mouth has caused cracking of the lips. The white lesions on the…