12 Best Treatments for Keratosis Pilaris, According to Dermatologists

 




 

5. CeraVe SA Lotion for Rough & Bumpy Skin

BEST EXFOLIATING BODY LOTION TO TREAT KERATOSIS PILARIS

PROS
  • Gentle on skin
  • Fragrance-free
CONS
  • Some users describe it as “sticky” or “greasy”

 

CeraVe is a favorite of magazine editors and derms, and this formulation contains ceramides, salicylic acid and vitamin D to exfoliate and moisturize the bumps away.

 

6. Paula’s Choice Weightless Body Treatment

BEST BODY TREATMENT FOR KERATOSIS PILARIS ON AMAZON

PROS
  • Great online reviews
CONS
  • On the pricier side
  • Some users don’t like the smell

 

This body lotion, formulated with salicylic acid, vitamin E and chamomile and green tea extracts, has rave reviews on Amazon, with customers claiming it makes bumps less noticeable within days. “I struggle with KP/chicken skin on my upper arms/legs and this product is the truth! I wouldn’t consider it the best for moisturizing or it’s scent, but it definitely works magic as an add-on to your skin care routine. I just apply this to where my KP is after I shower and see results within a few days,” one Amazon reviewer wrote.