Milia on the face. Photos, how to get rid, treat at home, laser removal under the eyes, eyelids, chin, body. Causes in adults and children
Milia on the face are multiple blistering formations on the skin in the form of white nodules, similar to adipose tissue, often found in many adults and children. You need to get rid of them carefully, because usually they occur in places where the skin is especially thin, and there is a chance of damage to the skin with subsequent scarring.
Primary milium – occurs suddenly, the main reason is heredity.
Secondary milium – occurs after an injury to the skin or an inflammatory process in the body.
Miliums are diagnosed in appearance. They are formed gradually and without pain. Appear in groups of several pieces. Acne has a milky color, have certain places of localization. Size from 1/32 inch to 4/32 inch.
Milia are always located separately and do not merge into a single spot. They have a clear outline and rise above the skin. Do not inflame and do not change in size.
Causes of Adult
With liver disease.
Burning the skin in the sun.
Failures in the hormonal system of the body.
Clogged pores when applying cosmetics.
Failure in the metabolism of the human body.
Diseases of the stomach and intestines.
Incorrect face skin care.
Due to frequent visits to the solarium.
Physical injury to the skin.
The use of low-quality cosmetics and expired cosmetics.
The appearance of milia in newborns
Miliums in newborns are not a disease, they appear due to the immaturity of the sebaceous glands. Half of the babies are prone to this problem. Miliums in infants are completely painless. They appear in babies on the forehead, around the nose and mouth, less often on the body. They pass on their own for 2 months.
Do miliums need to be removed or will they disappear on their own
Millions themselves do not pass. Squeezing a milium with your hands is not recommended, so as not to damage the hair follicles and sebaceous glands. If you squeeze a milium manually, it is possible inflammation and infection of the damaged area of the skin. It is also possible the formation of more voluminous eel or the appearance of a scar on an injured place.
To remove milia on the face, it is recommended to use only proven methods:
By a mechanical method from a specialist.
Removal by folk methods.
How to get rid of milia on your face at home
There are several ways to get rid of milia on the face of the house yourself:
Treatment of miliums with peeling. To prepare the peeling you need to take:
20 g of finely ground salt (preferably sea salt).
Mix with 20 g sour cream.
If the skin on the face is dry, olive oil should be taken instead of sour cream to prepare the peeling. With the prepared peeling, carefully treat the skin with milia. Then leave on your face like a mask for 5 minutes, then rinse the peeling with running water.
Millions on the face – how to get rid of them with the help of soda. This method is only suitable for skin with excessive production of sebum. 10 g of soda with 10 g of liquid soap. Wipe the skin areas on which miliums are located several times. After the procedure, rinse off the scrub with running water. Redness after the procedure will pass within 48 hours.
Herbal compresses. Compress using dry chamomile and dry calendula has no contraindications. When applying compresses, daily treatment of miliums will be much faster. Herbs alternate with each other. Compresses soothe and disinfect facial skin. To prepare 1 large spoonful of dried grass, boil in 1 tablespoon. water for 10 minutes. In a warm broth, you need to dip a piece of cotton wool, and put a compress on your whole face. Before use, the face should be cleaned with lotion. Next, steam your face with a hot towel. Then apply a compress and keep a compress on your face for 15 minutes.
Mask with viburnum. In order to prepare a mask with viburnum you need to take:
2 tablespoon of berries to grind in a blender.
Stir with 1 large tablespoons of Hercules porridge (it must first be crushed into flour).
Before use, clean and steam the skin with a hot towel. Apply to the skin of the face, avoiding the area around the eyes. After 15 minutes, remove the residue with a cotton sponge.
Mask with yeast. It is used for skin with increased secretion of the sebaceous glands. To cook it you will need the following ingredients:
10 g dry yeast.
10 g of hydrogen peroxide.
1 large spoonful of natural bee honey.
The juice lemon.
Before use, mix everything and let it stand in a warm place for 40 minutes. Before use, it is necessary to cleanse the skin of the face, avoiding the area around the eyes with lotion. Then apply the mask for 15 minutes. This mask restores the natural functions of the sebaceous glands, and brightens age spots.
Pumpkin mask. To prepare a pumpkin mask, you must:
2 tablespoon of grated pumpkin.
Stir with 10 g sour cream with a high% fat content.