Keratosis pilaris is a skin condition characterized by small, painless white or red bumps and dry skin. Keratosis pilaris often worsens in the winter, according to Mayo Clinic. More » Health Conditions & Diseases Skin Conditions

Small, white bumps that are present on the skin may be keratosis pilaris, otherwise known as keratin spots, which is caused by keratin accumulating underneath the skin, as reported by WebMD. Keratosis pilaris is a harmle... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

White bumps on the elbow can be caused by a variety of skin conditions, including contact dermatitis, eczema, psoriasis and dry skin, according to Healthgrades. Allergic reactions to food and medication also cause white ... More » Health Pain & Symptoms
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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 » Health Conditions & Diseases

Keratosis pilaris rubra faceii is a skin condition that affects the face. It typically appears as a red rash on the cheeks. More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Pityriasis rubra pilaris is a rare skin condition that results in inflammation and skin shedding, according to Healthline. It affects men and women equally, and patients may experience the condition in localized areas or... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Skin Conditions

Small white bumps on the lips are no cause for concern, but instead are a harmless condition known as Fordyce spots that are caused by minor sebaceous oil glands beneath the skin, according to NetWellness. They are the s... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Skin Conditions