What is Actinic Keratoses?
An actinic keratosis is a rough, scaly papule on your skin that develops from years of exposure to the sun. It's most commonly found on your face, lips, ears, back of your hands, forearms, scalp or neck — areas of skin typically exposed to the sun. They are commonly referred to as “pre-cancers”.
Signs and symptoms of ACtinic Keratoses:
- Actinic Keratoses can be gray, pink, red, or flesh colored bumps with a yellow or white crust. They can sometimes be felt easier than seen.