What can be done to treat generalized milia throughout the face? (photos)

I'm a 29 year dental hygienist and old mother of 2 boys. I never had a problem with acne or any blemishes as a teenager or young adult. However, after I had my first child I began to get milia and it has only gotten worse. One aesthetician tried a chemical peel unsuccessfully and said there were too many to extract individually. I'm too young to have such a "rough" textured face and I'm so self conscious now. What can be done? Anything? Please please help!!!

Doctor Answers 1

Facial Aging -- Treatment With Lasers Like Fraxel, Radiofrequency Like Viva/Intensif, Combined with Microneedling/PRP

Milia can be extracted, treated with lasers or needle desiccation.  I suggest you see an expert, you likely need extractions from a well qualified aesthetician frequently.  Best, Dr. Emer.


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