Keratosis pilarisOverview


Keratosis pilaris is a harmless skin condition that causes dry skin and tiny bumps. It usually affects your arms, thighs or bottom.


Symptoms of keratosis pilaris include patches of dry, rough and bumpy skin.


You may be able to help keratosis pilaris using moisturisers and mild, unperfumed bathing products.

Page last reviewed: 03/04/2018
Next review due: 03/04/2021