What You Need To Know About Keratosis Pilaris Alba

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Keratosis pilaris alba is a common skin disorder affecting an estimated 40% of adults and upwards of 50% of adolescents. Although it’s considered harmless from a health standpoint, it can cause social anxiety, embarrassment, and is very frustrating to deal with. Keratosis Pilaris Causes Keratosis pilaris, also known as KP or chicken skin, is thought to be passed on by heredity. If either of your biological parents possessed the genetic trait responsible for KP, it’s very likely that you also … [Read more...]

The Truth About Oil Pulling To Manage Keratosis Pilaris

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If you’re one of the estimated 40% of adults afflicted with keratosis pilaris, you're probably willing to try just about anything to treat outbreaks. Including trying oil pulling to treat this skin disorder. Keratosis pilaris (KP), also known as chicken skin or simply KP for short, is a very common skin disorder that’s estimated to impact 40% of adults and as high as 60% of adolescents. Although it’s generally considered harmless, KP can causes social anxiety, embarrassment, and … [Read more...]

KP Free this Winter : Treat Your Skin

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Since we usually do nothing in winter, what about nursing our skin back to health, especially for those who are suffering from keratosis pilaris.  At this time of year, our skin can begin to be pasty, pimply, rough and dry. On the one hand, winter will result an opposite to that. Since humidity during winter can sooth our skin, instead of damaging them. Thus, why we don't take this opportunity to refresh and nourish back our skin? Since this website is solely on keratosis pilaris, I would … [Read more...]

The Shocking Truth : Keratosis Pilaris and Apple Cider Vinegar

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Treating keratosis pilaris by using apple cider vinegar has been talked about KP remedies for a long time ago. Here I give you a MUST HAVE guide on using apple cider vinegar to treat keratosis pilaris. What is Keratosis Pilaris? Keratosis pilaris or some people will usually say whether KP, follicular keratosis, lichen pilaris, or  just simply chicken skin. It is actually a common skin condition that affects teens to adult. The most significant symptoms of KP is a rough patches and small, … [Read more...]

Keratosis Pilaris and Gluten Allergy

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Keratosis pilaris – we call such lumps at hair follicles with pin horn. Often young people is affected, keratosis pilaris is congenital (inherited). Skin covered with changes is dry and rough, makes the impression of a grater. The pellets are scattered, grouped, but do not merged. Most often they are on the upright surfaces of the limbs, on the face they are grouped near eyebrows, and are accompanied with redness of the face. Skin look gives the impression of a grater, like a permanent … [Read more...]