7 Causes of Red Spots and Bumps on Skin, With Pictures

If you’ve noticed rough bumps on your arms, legs, or cheeks, these could be a sign of Keratosis Pilaris. Dr. Shainhouse says this is caused by the retention of keratin in the openings of hair follicles and can be exacerbated by dry weather. These bumps essentially act as a dry skin marker, which can also … Read more

7 Myths About Psoriasis, Straight From People Who Have It

Any form of psoriasis can also affect a person’s mental health, and can contribute to depression and anxiety. “On a day-to-day basis it makes you sad to look at yourself, and it can cause a lot of social anxiety,” says psoriasis advocate Reena Ruparelia, who has the condition herself.  MYTH #3: Psoriasis and eczema are … Read more