A common skin condition, which appears as tiny bumps on the skin. These bumps are most common on the back of the upper arms. They may be the same color as your skin or slightly red. The bumps may also become more noticeable in the winter or in dry climates. It is not contagious.
Learn more at the American Academy of Dermatology: AAD Keratosis pilaris.
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