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 MILIA      are tiny white bumps or small cysts on the skin. they are almost always seen in newborn babies. causes  Milia occurs when dead skin becomes trapped in small pockets at the surfaces of the skin or mouth. they are common in newborns infants. adults may develop milia on the face. the bumps and cysts also occur on the parts of the body that are swollen (inflamed )or injured. rough sheets or clothing may irritate the skin and mild reddening around the bumps. the middle of the bumps will stay white. irritated milia are sometimes called baby acne. this is incorrect since milia are not true from acne. symptoms whitish, pearly bumps in the skin of newborn bumps that appear across the cheeks, nose and chin whitish, pearly bumps on gums, or roof of the mouth ( they may look like teeth coming through the gums. Medical Advice Try these tips to help your baby skin look its best : keep your baby's face clean. wash your baby's face daily with warm water and mild soap. Don't pin