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I have red & dry bumps on my arms. They do not itch at all, & I've had them for a few years now. how do I get rid of them?

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Dr. Katherine Caldwell
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In brief: Keratosis pilaris

Find a picture of keratosis pilaris online to see if that's what you have.
This is not a dangerous or pathologic problem, it is cosmetic. Any treatments are temporary. Using moisturizers on the area regularly may help the appearance.

In brief: Keratosis pilaris

Find a picture of keratosis pilaris online to see if that's what you have.
This is not a dangerous or pathologic problem, it is cosmetic. Any treatments are temporary. Using moisturizers on the area regularly may help the appearance.
Dr. Katherine Caldwell
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