A 53-year-old member asked:
What products are used to treat keratosis palaris?
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Dr. Jason Lott answered
11 years experience in Dermatology
Keratosis pilaris: There are several topical therapies that are used to treat keratosis pilaris, none of which are particularly effective. These include topical retinoids, urea, low-potency topical corticosteroids, lactic acid lotions (e.g. AmLactin), as well as cleansing with a mild soap and use of a moisturizer. Note, however, that there are no cures for keratosis pilaris and no universally effective therapies.
Answered on Nov 2, 2015
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