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I have a few white bumps on my forehead that have been there

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I have a few white bumps on my forehead that have been there for a couple of months I think it may be millia is there any treatment
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  Shantal-Mod replied 3 years ago.
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Expert:  Dr. K. replied 3 years ago.
Hello and welcome to Just Answer.

There are no home treatments for milia. You should be careful not to try to remove the lesions at home as a scar may result. There are several options available through a dermatologist.

Removal of the lesion with a comedone extractor.

Topical prescription such as tretinoin, or related drug.

Microdermabrasion in the office or with a prescription product.

I hope this helps.