The white spots that appear on your eye lids or under your eyes are a very common condition, and they are called milk spots. These small spots on the skin can affect anyone at any age, from babies to elderly people.
What are the milk spots?
The hard or milk spots that appear on our face are formed from potassium stacks that our skin creates, and is trapped under our skin, therefore transforming into a small cyst that has the form of a small spot. These milk spots are known as primary spots, but there are also secondary spots that are formed from trapped fat.
The milk spots are most common in infants, but in general anyone at any age can get affected by them. Mostly these spots appear around the eyes, on the cheeks, and the nose.
The reason for their appearance?
When it comes to mature people, these spots appear mostly from a damage done to the skin. They can appear from a certain skin condition that already is there, or they can be triggered from excessive sun exposure, burns, the use of creams, steroids, and sometimes even from dermabrasion and laser treatments.
In the article below we will show you a few natural remedies that can help you get rid of the milk spots very easy!
Lemon & Sugar
The lemon has one of the most powerful antiseptic, antibacterial, antioxidant and whitening properties. And when it comes to natural face products, the lemon is always involved. For this remedy, sugar is required, as well as olive oil and lemon. Mix these three ingredients together and then apply the mixture topically on your face. Be very gentle and make circular motions, let the mixture act about 20 minutes and then rinse it with warm water.
The honey will keep your skin hydrated and it will supply it with many nutrients. Once you apply it on your face, it will prevent your face from being dry and will keep it moist all the time. Make a peeling mask from Jojoba oil, sugar and honey.
The castor oil has been used for many years because of its abilities. People have been using it mostly for the treatment of infections, asthma, constipation and bladder issues. The castor oil is also very good for treating these hard white spots or milk spots, and acne.