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Treating Keratosis Pilaris in Kids: 9 – 12 years

Our preteen kids, both boys and girls, become much more independent during these pre-teenage years from 9-12, and managing the health of their sensitive skin becomes extremely important during these years.

But how do you teach them to take good care of their skin during these years?


How to treat keratosis pilaris kids 9 10 11 12 years |


Show them how to clean their skin.

Teach them how to scrub.

Remind them daily.

Show them the best products to use and create a daily routine.  The more they can do for themselves, the more independent and confident they feel about their skin and bodies.

We’ve tested many products through the years, and have come across our favorites through trial and error.  These are some of our favorite brands for treating keratosis pilaris, eczema and dry skin in kids…

Recommended Products for Kids with KP

Aquaphor Baby

Aveeno Baby

Baby Cakes

Burt’s Bees Baby

California Baby

Canus Lil’ Goat’s Milk

Crabtree & Evelyn


Doctor Bobby

Dr. Bronner’s Baby

Eucerin Plus


Jason Natural Cosmetics Baby


Lil’ Dipper



Nature’s Gate

Original Little Sprout


Seventh Generation


Weleda Baby




DISCLAIMER: Content on this site is for reference purposes only and is not a substitute for advice from a licensed health-care professional. Always read labels and directions before using any product. Consult your doctor or dermatologist for specific advice about keratosis pilaris, eczema, rosacea, sensitive skin, chicken skin, dry bumpy skin or acne in teens, tweens, kids, children, toddlers, babies and infants. DISCLOSURE: This post contains affiliate or referral links to products we use, love and recommend. KPKids is a member of the Amazon Associates program.




We get it. You're frustrated. Your kid's skin looks and feels rough, and it's just NOT going away.

We've been there too and we want to help.

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