What causes keratosis pilaris?

Keratosis pilaris, sometimes known as ‘chicken skin’ is a skin condition that affects many people all around the world. Although science has yet to find a complete cure, we do know what causes keratosis pilaris, and who is likely to suffer from it. It’s estimated that keratosis pilaris affects between 40 and 50% of the adult population worldwide. However, it’s

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Keratosis pilaris home remedy

If you’re suffering from keratosis pilaris, those unsightly red, raised bumps which seem to appear on the tops of your arms whenever your skin’s dry, you’ll probably want to know if there’s any home remedies for improving its appearance. While you can seek treatment from a doctor or your pharmacist, luckily there are several home remedies for keratosis pilaris, all

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How to get rid of keratosis pilaris

Do you have red, bumpy lumps on your upper arms? Do you find that your legs come out in a rash when your skin is dry, or during the winter months? If so, it’s possible that you’re suffering from the skin condition, keratosis pilaris. While these rashes look unsightly, and can sometimes get inflamed or itch, the good news is

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Are the red bumps on your legs keratosis pilaris?

If you’ve got red bumps on your legs, and you’ve ruled out the usual suspects of heat rash or shaving rash, then it’s possible that you’re suffering from keratosis pilaris. While most sufferers experience rough, bumpy red skin on their upper arms, the legs – especially the upper thighs – are a common place to find this unsightly, but harmless

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Are the red bumps on your arms Keratosis Pilaris

You may have read about the skin condition keratosis pilaris, a common, but harmless skin condition which affects many teenagers and young adults. Most sufferers experience rough, slightly raised red bumps over the skin of their upper arms, although it can affect other parts of the body too. While generally these are not painful, they may be itchy, and sufferers

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What is keratosis pilaris (chicken skin)?

If you’re one of those people who suffer from unsightly raised bumps on the top of your arms, you’ll probably want to know what is keratosis pilaris and how it’s caused. First of all, be assured, that you’re not the only one with this condition. Surprisingly it’s more common than you think, with an estimated 40 – 50% of adults

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