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I have been suffering with small milia spots all over my

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Hi I have been suffering with small milia spots all over my cheeks. I have tried hydro facial, micro needling, skin peels and derma planing but nothing seems to be working please could you advise what I could do?
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: no I haven’t seen a doctor nor am I on any medication
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: nothing else
Submitted: 8 days ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  Zee J replied 8 days ago.

Hello and thanks for your question. I’d be pleased to assist you. Kindly answer following questions for further advice:

Age? Male or female?

Past medical history?

Any medicines using?

Customer: replied 8 days ago.
I am 37
Female
No medicines
Customer: replied 8 days ago.
I’d prefer to message please if that’s ok
Expert:  Zee J replied 8 days ago.

Don't worry all phone call requests are auto generated. Just ignore if you do not want it. Talking through text chat is just fine with me.

Customer: replied 8 days ago.
Thank you
Customer: replied 8 days ago.
Do you have any suggestions why I could be having milia like spots all over my cheeks ?
Expert:  Zee J replied 8 days ago.

For how long you have them?

Expert:  Zee J replied 8 days ago.

Can you upload picture?

Customer: replied 8 days ago.
It’s been about 4/5 months I have had them I have tried different treatments but nothing seems to be clearing them
Customer: replied 8 days ago.
File attached (456V4L6)
Expert:  Zee J replied 8 days ago.

Thanks have you tired retinoid cream

Expert:  Zee J replied 8 days ago.

???

Customer: replied 8 days ago.
No I haven’t I will try
Expert:  Zee J replied 8 days ago.

Tretinoin and adapalene are topical retinoids used to treat acne. They're available in a gel or cream and are usually applied once a day before you go to bed.

You need prescription

Customer: replied 8 days ago.
Ok thank you I will book an appointment with my doctor
Expert:  Zee J replied 8 days ago.

You are welcome

Please do let me know if you have any further questions in future I would be happy to answer

Best of luck