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Keratosis Wart

May 4, 2012

A keratosis wart is a growth that occurs on the top layer of the skin. It is usually a dark shade of brown and it feels course to the touch. Some warts are fine and therefore are much paler in color while those that have been disturbed will be red-looking. This type of growth is [...]

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Natural Cures For Keratosis

March 21, 2012

One of the most common skin conditions is keratosis. Many people all over the world suffer from one form of keratosis at some point in their lives. Most people think that keratosis eventually develops into cancer. This is far from the truth since keratosis develops into cancer only for a handful of patients. More specifically, [...]

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Removing Keratosis Yourself

January 18, 2012

There are many methods on how Keratosis can be removed. They range from home made treatment to treatment provided by the doctor. These could include but not limited to the use of herbal extracts and treating it with the use of nitrogen that is liquid in nature as well as removal by the doctor through [...]

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Keratosis Pilaris: Widespread, But Harmless, It Affects Half The Population

November 14, 2010

Affecting more than half the world’s adult population, keratosis pilaris is a widespread skin disorder whose cause is unknown, but which looks like a permanent case of goosebumps. Keratosis pilaris is one of the most widespread forms of keratosis as 40 to 50 percent of the adult population suffers from the skin disorder. It also [...]

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KERATOSIS

November 7, 2010

Keratosis is a condition where there is an excessive production of keratin on the skin. This production can occur anywhere and for different reasons and because of that keratosis is further divided into smaller branches. One of these branches is known as pilaris keratosis.

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ACTINIC KERATOSIS

October 29, 2010

Skin conditions are so common these days that almost everyone is guaranteed to have one form or the other. What most people don’t know is that 80% of their skin conditions are caused by the sun. It is not only heat that reaches us from the sun. Other harmful rays known as Ultra Violet rays [...]

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KERATOSIS

October 17, 2010

Keratosis is a skin condition which develops as a result of excess keratin being produced. This results in hard crusty skin. Keratosis is not usually harmful but there are some forms of this skin condition that are premalignant and have chances of forming cancer. Keratosis has sub types some of which are solar keratosis, actinic [...]

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What is Epidermolytic keratosis?

September 13, 2010

Epidermolytic Keratosis is also referred to as bullous Congenital ichthyosiform. It is rare autosomal congenital infection of Keratosis  and it is common in new borns. The infection is followed by a lifetime skin disorder . Epidermolytic keratosis is divided into 2 classes and these are ; the type 1 keratins{ these are acidic in nature}, [...]

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Treatments For Keratosis

September 12, 2010

If you have too much keratin on your skin, you are vulnerable to keratosis. Keratin is the main component of human hair and nails. This is a factor to keratosis’ coarseness and bumpiness. Whatever kind of keratosis you have, there are many treatments available to cure them. But first you have to consult a dermatologist [...]

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How To Choose A Sunscreen For People With Age Spots And Dark Skin

September 11, 2010

Age spots and skin hyperpigmentation have a common factor, and that is sunlight. This is in a way that lingering exposure to the sun can aggravate the effects of age spots and pigmentation of the skin.   The absorption of excessive ultraviolet rays is a reason. The right amount of UV rays help in the [...]

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