Seborrheic keratoses should be removed by a medical professional, according to Patient. They are always benign and only need to be removed for cosmetic purposes or because they cause discomfort when rubbing against cloth... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Prevention using sunscreen is the best home remedy for actinic keratosis, as it is a condition that develops over a long period of time due to sun exposure. Actinic keratosis, which causes rough scaly patches on the skin... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Skin Conditions

Treatment options for seborrheic keratosis include cryosurgery, curettage, electrocautery and ablation, according to Mayo Clinic. However, treatment of seborrheic keratosis is usually not necessary because it is often ha... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

According to, seborrheic keratoses, noncancerous, benign tumors caused by the abnormal growth of skin cells, do not normally require any treatment; however, they can be surgically removed if they become irritat... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Skin Conditions

Actinic keratoses are rough, scaly lesions that develop on the skin after years of exposure to ultraviolet rays, according to the Skin Cancer Foundation. They typically appear on the scalp, face, hands and lips. More » Education

Medical uses of liquid nitrogen include cryosurgery, which is the removing of skin growths such as warts and precancerous growths such as actinic keratoses, according to the Permanente Medical Group. Doctors also use the... More »

Keratosis pilaris is a skin disorder that causes rough patches and small, acne-like bumps on the skin, according to Mayo Clinic. It affects the skin especially on the thighs, cheeks, arms and buttocks, but this condition... More »