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What is keratosis pilaris rubra faceii?

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Keratosis pilaris rubra faceii is a skin condition that affects the face. It typically appears as a red rash on the cheeks.

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Keratosis pilaris rubra faceii is a classification of keratosis pilaris, a common skin condition that often begins at birth or during childhood or adolescence. The condition is identified by rough, red bumps that most frequently appear on the outside of the arms. However, keratosis pilaris can appear on any part of the body except the palms or soles of the feet. It is caused by an overproduction of keratin, a protein that gets trapped in a pore. Keratosis pilaris rubra faceii is often mistaken for acne.

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