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  • Keratosis Pilaris Keratosis pilaris (KP) is a common skin disorder in which small white or red bumps appear around hair follicles on the upper...learn more »
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    Keratosis Pilaris Article
    • Keratosis pilaris (KP) facts
    • What is keratosis pilaris?
    • Who gets keratosis pilaris?
    • Does keratosis pilaris affect the entire body?
    • What causes keratosis pilaris?
    • What are the signs and symptoms of keratosis pilaris?
    • What types of doctors treat keratosis pilaris?
    • How do doctors diagnose keratosis pilaris?
    • Does diet have anything to do with keratosis pilaris?
    • Is keratosis pilaris curable?
    • Is keratosis pilaris contagious?
    • What conditions mimic keratosis pilaris?
    • Are there home remedies for keratosis pilaris?
    • What is the treatment for keratosis pilaris?
    • What are possible complications of keratosis pilaris?
    • What is the prognosis of patients with keratosis pilaris?
  • Acne (Pimples) Acne is a localized skin inflammation as a result of overactivity of oil glands at the base of hair follicles. This...learn more »
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    Acne (Pimples) Article
    • What is acne?
    • What causes acne?
    • What other skin conditions can mimic acne?
    • When should someone start acne treatment?
    • What can people do to get rid of their acne?
    • What are other things you can do for acne? Are there any home remedies for acne?
    • What is a good basic skin regimen?
    • How does a doctor treat acne? Is it possible to remove acne scars?
    • How would you summarize current-day acne treatment?
  • Ingrown Hair Ingrown hairs may be caused by improper shaving, waxing, or blockage of the hair follicle. Symptoms and signs of ingrown hairs...learn more »
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    Ingrown Hair Article
    • Ingrown hair facts
    • What is an ingrown hair?
    • What causes an ingrown hair?
    • Who develops ingrown hairs?
    • What are symptoms and signs of an ingrown hair?
    • Are ingrown hairs the same as razor bumps or pseudofolliculitis?
    • What is the treatment for an ingrown hair?
    • Are there any home remedies for an ingrown hair?
    • Do ingrown hairs affect the entire body?
    • How do health-care professionals diagnose an ingrown hair?
    • Does diet have anything to do with ingrown hairs?
    • What else could an ingrown hair look like?
    • Is it possible to prevent ingrown hairs?