How to Get Rid of Folliculitis?

I had some few folliculitis on my back of the head before 2 years. I had it checked from times to times .But it couldnt help to cure .Now there are about 15 in my back. So i want to ask if there is a full cure method for this ?

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Folliculitis and laser hair removal

Folliculitis can be initially treated with topical and oral antibiotic therapies.  If recurrent, laser hair reduction can be an effective long-term solution.

 

Anatoli Freiman, MD, FRCPC

Toronto Dermatology Centre


Toronto Dermatologist
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Folliculitis and laser hair removal

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Folliculitis can be initially treated with topical and oral antibiotic therapies.  If recurrent, laser hair reduction can be an effective long-term solution.

 

Anatoli Freiman, MD, FRCPC

Toronto Dermatology Centre


Toronto Dermatologist

Ingrown hairs

folliculitis is an infected ingrown hair

we use laser hair reduction to eliminate the hair from the follicle with a high rate of success

common areas we treat are face, chin , axilla , trunk

David V. Martini, MD
Elkton Facial Plastic Surgeon
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Ingrown hairs

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folliculitis is an infected ingrown hair

we use laser hair reduction to eliminate the hair from the follicle with a high rate of success

common areas we treat are face, chin , axilla , trunk

David V. Martini, MD
Elkton Facial Plastic Surgeon

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