What are milk spots and remedies on how to get rid of them?
Babies are vulnerable to many kinds of diseases as soon as they are born because their immune systems are not that developed. Therefore they are unable to fight against any and all diseases or bacteria or germs, until they are vaccinated against the most common of them all. Once their immune system builds up antibodies to such viruses, it begins a protection system of its own, against even some of the unknown threats.
One of the most common skin conditions that happen to a baby is called milia or milk spots. They are a form of white colored cysts that form on the top layer of the skin known as the epidermis. They are hard in texture and white in color and sometimes have a blackhead like opening. The white material in them consists of dead cells from skin.
Here are reasons why they are caused and ways to get rid of them naturally. Milia affect, both babies and adults, but babies are more prone to having milia than adults.
1 Causes of milk spots
Cause of milk spots is unknown to the doctors. These spots are completely harmless and often disappear on their own. You might be tempted to squeeze them, do not do anything like that or it will leave behind a nasty reminder in form of a scar. They are usually pockets of normal skin that somehow trapped dead skin cells and then indented and got sealed over. But if milia happen to any adult, you can give the following tricks a try, to remove the milk spots naturally.