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Treating Keratosis Pilaris on the Face

Facial presence of keratosis pilaris is medically known as keratosis pilaris rubra faceii. It is thought to be inherited yet its cause is still not entirely known. The condition can often be mistaken for other skin conditions such as acne as the typical symptoms and appearance are those of small red bumpy patches mainly on the cheeks. The bumpy appearance is caused by an overload of keratin in the hair follicle which prevents the hair from erupting due to becoming plugged. Sadly there is no known cure […]

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