Is Keratosis Pilaris Contagious?
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Is Keratosis Pilaris Contagious?

Dermatologists regularly field tough questions from their patients but ‘is keratosis pilaris contagious?‘ is not one of them. While seeing reddish bumps on someone’s arms may instil fear, there is no reason to be concerned. […]

What Does Keratosis Pilaris Look Like?
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What Does Keratosis Pilaris Look Like?

Do you suspect that you or someone you know might have chicken skin and find yourself asking, “what does keratosis pilaris look like?” Many people with keratosis pilaris are unaware that their skin condition has […]

Celebrities With Keratosis Pilaris
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Celebrities With Keratosis Pilaris

Even though keratosis pilaris is a common skin condition, you would be hard-pressed to find many photos of celebrities with keratosis pilaris. Chicken skin can be inconspicuous in photos, not to mention that celebrities have […]

Why Is Keratosis Pilaris Itchy?
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Why Is Keratosis Pilaris Itchy?

Why is keratosis pilaris itchy for some sufferers but not others? Unfortunately, there is no known reason why some people afflicted with KP are more susceptible to irritation. However, researchers have an understanding of what causes […]

Diseases that Cause Bumps On Skin
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KP And Other Diseases That Cause Bumps On Skin

Keratosis pilaris is not the only skin disorder that produces dry, reddish skin bumps. There are several other diseases that cause bumps on skin including Acne, Eczema, Folliculitis, Molluscum Contagiosum, and Psoriasis among many others. […]

How To Treat Keratosis Pilaris Scars
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How To Treat Keratosis Pilaris Scars

Compared to many other skin disorders, keratosis pilaris (KP) is a fairly mild condition characterized by patches of rough, dry skin with raised, reddish bumps. Although the symptoms themselves do not cause inflammation or scarring, […]

Keratosis Pilaris Homeopathic Treatment
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Keratosis Pilaris Homeopathic Treatment

While homeopathic remedies might not immediately spring to mind as a potential treatment for keratosis pilaris (KP), its benefits should not be underestimated. Keratosis pilaris homeopathic treatment can sometimes be the key to achieving long-term […]

Keratosis Pilaris And Pregnancy
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Keratosis Pilaris And Pregnancy

In regards to keratosis pilaris and pregnancy, women may find their KP symptoms worsening due to hormonal changes in their body. Both puberty and pregnancy have a way of aggravating KP symptoms, causing even greater […]

Microdermabrasion For Keratosis Pilaris
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Microdermabrasion For Keratosis Pilaris

Microdermabrasion is one of many viable options for treating keratosis pilaris (KP) that can be performed either by a professional or by yourself at home. Professional treatments of microdermabrasion for keratosis pilaris are offered in […]

Keratosis Pilaris And Tattoos
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Keratosis Pilaris And Tattoos

It is important to carefully weigh the pros and cons of getting tattoos if you suffer from keratosis pilaris (KP). Keratosis pilaris and tattoos may not pose a problem, especially if the tattoo is placed […]