Many people struggle with blackheads and enlarged pores, not only in their T-zone, but also on their legs. This common condition is called strawberry legs, because of the reddish skin and the small dark spots that resemble the seeds of a strawberry. These spots are hair follicles or enlarged pores that contain a mixture of oil, bacteria, and dead skin. When this is exposed after shaving, air comes into contact with the oil, and it oxidizes and becomes dark.
Strawberry legs are not usually itchy or painful, but they can surely cause a person to be embarrassed. Our team has done research to find out what may cause strawberry legs and what can we do to get rid of this condition.