and are called xanthomas. Talk to your DR or Cardilologist not a dermatologist.
If Cholesterol is the cause be aware that Statin drugs to lower cholesterol can be even more dangerous than the cholesterol itself. You can ask about Niacin given in high doses it really helps. If you do Niacin on your own start with a very small dose and research it very well first. It is a great low cost alternative to prescription medication.
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