Dermatology question: painful face acne that appears when the beard hair grows (Photo)
3 months ago
I had this problem since 2 years now, it's so disturbing as as whenever the hair grows a few millimeters it starts to hurt so much and a red pimples start to appear, it doesn't look good at all after i shave my beard as you see those ugly pimples all over my face, but they disappear after 2 days of shaving to come back again after 4 to 5 days, i have seen many doctors but they always give me treatments like Zineryt or Bactroban and they were totally useless, please help..
Doctor Answers 1
Painful infections with beard hair growth
Laser hair removal should improve this problem. It appears to be related to hair growth. I often see ingrown hairs cause this problem and LHR will cure it.
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