Folliculitis + Dermatology

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Do I have acne or folliculitis? I've been in and out of dermatology offices but haven't found anything for my bumps. (photo)

I used to have nearly perfect skin. When I was 23 1/2 I developed bad acne and bumps. The past year and a half, I've tried clindomycin, epiduo,... READ MORE

I would love to know what treatment would be best for my hyperpigmentation. Any ideas? (Photo)

In Mesa, my dermatologist diagnosed me with folliculitis. I don't have that many eruptions from it, but when I do they leave behind dark spots, not... READ MORE

One-year-old with Persistant Scalp Rash

Since birth my son had the normal cradle cap at about 3 months in went away. Since about 4 months old my son developed some papules on his scalp,... READ MORE

Red "dotty" legs - Is there a name for this?

For years I have had red pores/hair follicles on my legs. These dots are flat and do not irritate me in any way- it's purely cosmetic. Is there a name... READ MORE

What is this big, red bump on my chest/stomach area? (photo)

I'm a white male in my early 30's. For the past 3 years I have been having breakouts on my shoulders, neck, chest & stomach. I've never had body acne... READ MORE

I've had scalp folliculitis for years. Accutane for 6 months failed. What else can I try?

I already tried 5 different antibiotics. All failed. I've had the condition for 10 years. READ MORE

Herpes? Genital Warts? Papules? Yeast Infection? Or Any Other Skin Infection Non Std? (phoo)

Hi I have had this for about a year n a half and i have been told it was herpes, then a yeast infection, then genital warts by all different doctors.... READ MORE

Nothing Will Clear my Folliculitis?

I have had chronic folliculitis for 8 years. It is on my buttocks, upper thighs, and groin area. I have been on many different medications for it over... READ MORE

Can You Get Folliculitis After Unprotected Sex? (photo)

Folliculitis started last Nov after unprotected sex, noticed 3 pus filled pockets (fishy smell) on public hair and 1 on penis. They were gone then... READ MORE

Diagnosis of Folliculitis on Chin? (photo)

Going on 6 months, I have an isolated patch of folliculitis on my chin measuring half an inch. On close inspection the area is made up of very small... READ MORE

Is Electrocautery Appropriate for Pseudo Folliculits? (photo)

I have developed some lesions on my neck (pics attached). The dermatologist disgnosed these as Pseudo Folliculits and recommended electrocautry. 1.... READ MORE

I Have Stubborn Folliculitis on my Chest. The Bumps Are Mostly Just Red and a Few Has a Very Small Pustule?

I have tried: 1. Aczone 2. Desonate 3. clendymicin 4. Panoxyl 5. Solodyn 6. Ketoconyzol 7. (A pill that begins with a "d" but I do not remember what... READ MORE

What is wrong with my scalp? I have been told it is psoriasis, acne keloidalis nuchae and folliculitis. (Photo)

They are itchy, hard, smooth, sometimes pus filled and red bumps in the hairline of my posterior scalp. I have tried Hibiclens, Selsun Blue, topical... READ MORE

Does This Sound Like Foliculitus?

Small red lumps on the body, extremely sensitive to touch. Current sufferer of eczema. Problem began when hair began to grow much thicker on my body. READ MORE

I have a chronic folliculitis problem on my butt with scars and still some new pimples. What do I need to do?

I've been using creams, exfoliating, etc. My doctor said there has been some progress, but I still get some pimples. I used Bactroban for 2 weeks in... READ MORE

Is this folliculitis? (Photo)

Hi, I went to a spa 2 days ago and this morning I woke up to find these swollen red bumps in my groin. I'm a bit worried, I'll send a photo. Would... READ MORE

I'm 40 yr old female. Do I have Acne Rosacea or Folliculitis? It started One side of cheek & spreading. (photo)

Woke one day with bumps, got red, got inflamed. Within 1 week BAD! UC treated for abscess. 2 weeks later worse. PCP treated for infection. Derm... READ MORE

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