types of keratosis

Seborrheic Keratosis Self Treatment

April 24, 2012

Seborrheic keratosis can come up in the form of bumps on the skin. There are times that the bumps appear in clusters on the affected skin areas. They can make the skin look rather ugly. This is one of the reasons many individuals would rather want to get rid of it. It is in your [...]

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Hyperkeratotic Seborrheic Keratosis

March 21, 2012

Keratosis is a group of medical conditions that affect the skin. There are many types of keratosis but the type that will be discussed here is known as hyperkeratotic seborrheic keratosis. This condition has several other names including: keratosis Alba, stucco keratosis, digitate seborrheic keratosis, verrucous seborrheic keratosis, and serrated seborrheic keratosis. The condition causes [...]

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Dermatosis Papulosa Nigra

February 15, 2012

Dermatosis papulosa nigra keratosis is among the most commonly occurring skin conditions around the place. The skin condition is more noticed in blacks and it is rarely noticed in whites. Dermatosis papulosa nigra keratosis does not lead to any cancer in the least; it is completely benign. This means you can leave it on your skin [...]

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Seborrheic Keratosis Also Known As

February 3, 2012

Seborrheic keratosis is famously known as the barnacle of old age. It is a skin condition that causes the skin to have lesions or bumps. The lesions normally appear in patches during early stages but as they grow slowly the spread to other parts of the body that is exposed to the sun. It is [...]

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How Do I Know It Is Seborrheic Keratosis?

February 2, 2012

Seborrheic keratosis is a type of skin infections that causes the skin to have outgrowths that look like bumps. They are usually ugly in appearance and for individuals who are very conscious of their skin and public image will easily detect it at an initial stage. There are many types of skin infection that causes [...]

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Different Types Of Seborrheic Keratosis

January 19, 2012

Seborrheic keratosis or keratoses in plural is a type of skin infection that affects individuals of all races. Regardless of your skin color there is a probability that at one point in your lifetime you may have developed seborrheic keratosis. The main cause of seborrheic keratosis is skins exposure to direct sunlight for a long [...]

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Are Seborrheic Keratosis Hereditary

January 18, 2012

What are seborrheic Keratosis? They are skin lesions that are a result of the unlimited growth of the keratin. Keratin is a tough and fibrous protein material that forms the structural component of the outer skin. Due to unlimited growth the keratin may be deposited in the outer surface of the skin as lesions. The [...]

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Seborrheic Keratosis Home Removal

December 23, 2011

There are three common Seborrheic Keratosis home removal methods which include the use of vitamins and supplements, cold compress, the use of hydrogen peroxide, and the use of glycolic acid. These are remedies that are readily available and can easily be self-administered by persons with the skin condition. Seborrheic Keratosis home removal methods present individuals [...]

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Keratosis Types

November 9, 2011

Keratosis is never one of the best things anyone will want to experience. It may be true that some forms of it do not lead to any cancer on the skin. But this does still not make this skin problem attractive. It can make the skin look rather ugly to the extent that no one [...]

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Types Of Keratosis

October 18, 2011

Keratosis is a skin disorder or tumor that is usually caused by the excessive thickening of keratin, a certain skin protein. While some forms of keratosis are harmless, others are harmful and could be precancerous. Therefore treatment of this skin disorder should be treated with the seriousness that it deserves for the following reasons: To [...]

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