What causes Keratosis Pilaris in children?

What Causes Keratosis Pilaris in Children? | KPKids.net

Keratosis pilaris (ker-uh-TOE-sis pih-LAIR-is) is a common, harmless skin condition that causes dry, rough patches and tiny bumps, usually on the upper arms, thighs, cheeks or buttocks.  The bumps generally don't hurt or itch, but can become unsightly or embarrassing to young children and teens. But what causes keratosis pilaris in children? Keratosis pilaris is a hereditary condition, which means your child likely inherited the condition from their mother or father.  If you

Keep Her Skin Clear | Cetaphil Cleansing Cloths

Cetaphil Cleansing Cloths | KPKids.net

As a mother of three active children, baths are a *priority* in our home... A non-negotiable part of our nighttime routine. My daughter is currently a preteen and she's learning the benefits of keeping her skin clean and clear. Clear skin = happy daughter = relaxed mama. However, along with tween hormones comes skin breakouts and inevitably, flareups of her keratosis pilaris. While her face and cheeks rarely show signs of KP, her

Can Keratosis Pilaris be completely cured?

Can Keratosis Pilaris be Completely Cured? | KPKids.net

As anyone with Keratosis Pilaris knows, the search for a treatment and cure can be exhausting. But what many don't understand is that Keratosis Pilaris is an inherited skin condition.  The recommended treatments for KP are only for the *temporary* relief of symptoms and must be used continuously to see improvement. The treatment plan recommended by your child's doctor or dermatologist should be maintained on a regular basis to ensure the best results

Sensitive Skin Care for Teens | KidSkin Frothy Facial Skin Cleanser

KidSkin Gentle Frothy Facial Skin Cleanser | KPKids.net

KidSkin was recommended to us recently by a friend with a teen, tween and toddler in their home. The teen was dealing with rosacea. The tween had keratosis pilaris. ... and the family raved about how their kids really liked this sulfate & fragrance-free frothy cleanser from KidSkin.  Both a gentle and an oily skin formula is available. Let us know if you've tried it and your thoughts! Find it here --> http://amzn.to/1SP9I3r

Top Picks in Skin Care Tools

Skin care tools for children kids skin keratosis pilaris |KPKids.net

These are our top picks for gentle sponges, exfoliators and skin care tools for caring for your child’s keratosis pilaris, eczema or dry, sensitive skin. We only share affiliate links to what we use and love. 646

5 Things NOT to do for Kids with Keratosis Pilaris

5 Things NOT to do for Kids with Keratosis Pilaris | KPKids.net

If you have a child with keratosis pilaris, eczema (atopic dermatitis) or sensitive skin condition, you've probably read quite a bit online about what to do to treat your child's skin. From creams to scrubs, and vitamins to allergy medicines... You've likely been bombarded with hundreds of methods to try. We're talking about keratosis pilaris tips, products and advice daily in our Facebook group, KP Collective (you can join for free!). But what should you