Keeping your baby’s skin hydrated at bath time

How to Keep Your Baby's Skin Hydrated at Bath Time |

Bathing your baby is an essential (likely daily) task, and can often lead to dry skin. Dry, irritated skin lead can potentially lead to a variety of other issues, including KP flare-ups, scaly skin and even baby pimples. Try washing your child's skin with a gentler, more hydrating body wash at bath time to ensure their skin stays well-moisturized and healthy. One of our all-time favorites is Aquaphor Baby Gentle Wash & Tear-Free

Can Keratosis Pilaris be completely cured?

Can Keratosis Pilaris be Completely Cured? |

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

5 Things NOT to do for Kids with Keratosis Pilaris

5 Things NOT to do for Kids with Keratosis Pilaris |

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

Treating Keratosis Pilaris in Babies: 0 – 24 months

Treating Keratosis Pilaris in Babies & Infants |

Our babies have our hearts and we certainly don't want to see them uncomfortable from the symptoms of keratosis pilaris. While many children may not show symptoms of keratosis pilaris until 2 years of age, some kids show sign of KP as early as infancy. Dry or irritated skin can be very uncomfortable for our tiniest family members who can't yet tell us what may be bothering them. By far, the #1

Recommended Products for Toddlers with KP: 2 – 4 years

Recommended Products for Toddlers with Keratosis Pilaris - Age 2-4 Years |

Our toddlers become more mobile and independent every year, and managing the health of their skin becomes very important during these busy years. But how do you care for their still tender skin at this age? Start a daily routine. The better they know what to expect in bathing and moisturizing their skin, the more independent (and less bothered!) they feel about your frequent attention to their skin. Establishing a consistent routine will help your child know what

Our Favorite Products for Kids with KP

We have compiled a list of our favorite products that ease the effects of KP in children.  We have personally tried these products and have been happy with their quality and results. Check out our list below, which will be updated frequently, and let us know your favorites by leaving your comments below. Eucerin Plus Intensive Care Cream DERMAdoctor KP Duty Aveeno Baby Cream Body Wash Aveeno Baby Shampoo California Baby Super Sensitive Shampoo & Body