I have Small red bumps on my upperlegs and feet and on my upper arms amd hands. Please help
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Small red bumps can often occur on arms, legs and feet as a result of irritation to hair follicles due to shaving, or clothing rubbing against skin. If there is inflammation or a pink undertone on the bumps this can be due to bacteria entering the open skin and can look like a rash from the razor.
Another name for a similar condition is Keratosis Pilaris; this involves blockage of hair follicles through plugs of hard skin which widen pores as a result of excess keratin (a protein found in the outer layer of skin). This can give the skin a spotty appearance.
Skin texture tends to improve in warmer climates and often these bumps and spots occur in dry weather conditions, therefore we can assure you it’s nothing to worry about, however if it is bothering you, you can try the following methods to improve the skin: