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I have a skin issue in my legs I tried different cream but

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I have a skin issue in my legs I tried different cream but it gets better a little and come back it been irritated me for a while I searched about it and some people call it a chicken skin
I need something to get rid of it permanently.
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  Dr. David replied 5 months ago.

This is Dr. David

Creams derived from vitamin A such as topical retinoids work by promoting cell turnover and preventing plugged hair follicles.

Tretinoin and tazarotene are examples of topical retinoids and can help with keratosis pilaris or chicken skin.

you can also see a cosmetic dermatologist for skin laser resurfacing treatment which can help smooth out your skin. that might be your best option for long term cure of the area.

are you willing to see a cosmetic dermatologist for skin laser therapy?