Why is my newborn so redAccording to Dr. Cherilyn Cecchini, Your Doctors Online, “Regardless of ethnicity, your baby’s complexion will seem dark red or almost.
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Why Is My Newborn So Red
Babies of all races and ethnicities are born with reddish-purple skin that changes to pinkish-red in a day or so. The pink tint comes from the red blood vessels that are visible through your baby’s still-thin skin. Because your baby’s blood circulation is still maturing, his hands and feet may be bluish for a few days.