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Eucerin for keratosis pilaris

A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Parish
59 years experience
Keratosis pilaris: Amlactin may be helpful, but remember that nothing completely rids the body of keratosis pilaris. Eucerin will not be helpful.
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology 44 years experience
You might: You should try tazorac (tazarotene) and elocon. Laser therapy may also help.
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 38 years experience
See below: Dampen a terry-cloth rag and rub the area vigorously.
Dr. Robert Hartman
Dermatology 40 years experience
Vitamin A orally: Keratosis pilaris is a marker of the atopic gene. You can not wash it away or apply a cream that will result in any significant improvement. Oral vit... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
Dermatology 51 years experience
Salicylic acid ointm: Use ointment containing 6~12% salicylic acid plus good moisturizer, daily.
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cynthia Point
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Moisturize the skin: This is a chronic skin condition which causes small bumps to form in the skin at the hair follicles. People who have this make a sebum that is a bit ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hung Khong
Medical Oncology 28 years experience
Lotion; steroid: Keratosis pilaris is a common, benign condition. Treatment may include: moisturizing lotions to soothe the skin and help it look better; skin creams t... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
Family Medicine 33 years experience
Not really a cure: Keratosis pilaris usually resolves as you get older. There is not really a way to cure it but the mainstay of treatment is moisturizers and keratolyti... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Moeller
Dermatology 39 years experience
Keratosis pilaris: Kp is rough to treat. Best is a acid lotion like lactic acid.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
Dermatology 51 years experience
No "cure": It is not a condition can be cured but can be under control. Dry skin and genetic link are the main causes of this condition. Dry skin can be an inher... Read More
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Lowry
Specializes in Pediatrics
Skin hydration: (regular application of mild lotion, such as cetaphil) may help with the roughness of keratosis pilaris, but often it requires specific therapy. Ther... Read More
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