How to get rid of white fat bumps under eyes (Milia)

Fat bumps under eyes are also called milia and usually occur in the eyes, but also on the nose, cheek, forehead or chest. Find out why and how you can get rid of milia.

Fat bags appear when keratin blocks under the skin and can affect people of any age, including new-born babies. Among the most common causes are certain skin diseases, burns, cosmetic procedures such as dermabrasion, the use of steroid creams or prolonged sun exposure. Fat bags look like small bumps, white or yellow, which doesn’t cause pain or itching.

How to get rid of fat bags
Fat bumps that occur in newborns disappear after a few weeks, but for adults, the doctor will prescribe the appropriate treatment. Some creams and procedures can help eliminate them.

You can use natural remedies to get rid of these fat bags. One of them involves doing a sauna for face in order to unlock the pores and to remove dead cells. Soak a towel in hot water and keep it on your face for a few minutes, then remove it. You need to repeat the procedure several times a day for several weeks.

Honey can help get rid of fat bumps thanks to its antioxidant properties. Simply apply it on your face, let it act for 15 minutes then rinse it. Repeat the procedure for a few days until you notice an improvement.

Castor oil has antibacterial properties and controls oil production on the face, so it’s very effective in treating skin problems such as acne and fat bags. Apply half a tablespoon of castor oil on your face and allow it to be absorbed into the skin.

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