Our expert says:
Hi Lou, thank you for the question.
Your best option is to consult a dermatologist who can examine the areas of concern and advise you on the best treatment option.
There are a number of different possibilities for the tiny bumps:
Xanthoma is a fatty deposit that may be associated with high cholesterol levels
Various calcification nodules
Nodular elastoidosis: sun damaged skin and may be associated with acne like outbreaks
Sebaceous cysts and other cystic lesions
Typically surgery is required to remove these lesions.
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