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How can I lessen the appearance of chicken skin?

How can I lessen the appearance of chicken skin?

Improving chix skin: Not knowing exactly to what you are referring makes it difficult to help. If you are referring to prominent bumps on cheeks, triceps, back and thighs, this is called keratosis pilaris. Exfoliative actions including mild washcloth abrasion and glycolic acid pads and creams can improve its appearance. ...Read more

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How can I lessen the appearance of keratosis pilaris, also known as chicken skin?

How can I lessen the appearance of keratosis pilaris, also known as chicken skin?

Lac-Hydrin...: ...Is a lotion that removes the built-up keratin in the skin that produces the bumps. You can ask your doctor for a prescription for it. ...Read more

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What to do about nasty keritosis pilaris (chicken skin)?

See a dermatologist: Retina (generic= tretinoin), salysilic acid, and creams containing ceramides are all useful but not cures. You will improve if you move to hawaii. ...Read more

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Can waxing give you that chicken skin the forms when you're cold?

Can waxing give you that chicken skin the forms when you're cold?

Goosebumps and wax: Goosebumps form when we get cold because the very small muscles attached to the hair follicles contract. Waxing doesn't do that. ...Read more

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Is chicken ok to eat if roasted with skin on? Im trying to cut my cholesterol.

Is chicken ok to eat if roasted with skin on? Im trying to cut my cholesterol.

Cut the skin out: The fat in poultry is in the skin so cooking with it allows all the bad fats to seep into the poultry. Eat the white meat rather than the dark meat since that is also healthier for you. ...Read more

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I have this a chicken like skin and wondering which facial products do I need?

I have this a chicken like skin and wondering which facial products do I need?

See derm: See dermatologist to discuss your options. There may be something causingthis that you are not aware of. ...Read more

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My butt itch so much. My butt skin goes dark and like chicken skin as you see it in my profile photo. Please help. How do I treat this.

My butt itch so much. My butt skin goes dark and like chicken skin as you see it in my profile photo. Please help. How do I treat this.

Can't really...: ...See the photo too well, but the problem is suspicious for contact dermatitis. I see this a lot with metal jewelry, buttons and tools, even with metal seats - sweat soaks thru clothes, dissolves trace amounts of the metal and brings it back to the skin where it causes a reaction. Nickel (in stainless steel) and copper are the biggest offenders. ...Read more

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Can you tell me what to do if i started this month and i was wondering what types of meat are good to eat. Is chicken with the skin ok?

Can you tell me what to do if i started this month and i was wondering what types of meat are good to eat. Is chicken with the skin ok?

Started what?: Are you on some form of diet? If yes, chicken is often a good choice. However, - be aware that the skin is filled with fats & so often it is cut off. ...Read more

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Is it healthier to remove skin from chicken and use breadcrumbs? I want the skin on or use breadcrumbs.

Yes: Breadcrumbs on chicken would be much healthier than using the skin. The skin has saturated fat and is higher in calories than the breadcrumbs would be. ...Read more

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What do u call the skin disorder which looks like chicken skin?

What do u call the skin disorder which looks like chicken skin?

Cutis anserina: Goose bumps. Not a disorder, just the little hairs standing up. It's left over from evolution; a cat's hair stands up when it needs to look bigger or conserve heat. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for kp? Can tca help to disappear the chicken skin?

See skin doctor: Tca or trichloroacetic acid, can be used as a peel in keratosis pilaris discuss the treatment with your dermatologist as to whether it can work as a cure or not. ...Read more

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If I have keritosis polaris (aka: chicken skin), what is the best lotion i can use for it?

Chicken skin: Moisturizers are best. If skin too rough, occasional exfoliation can help. ...Read more