Jump to content
Acne.org
Search In
Find results that contain...
Find results in...

Archived

This topic is now archived and is closed to further replies.

Hemzorz

Moderate to severe folliculitis on back of head

Recommended Posts

Good morning,

I've been struggling with bad skin for the past 15 years and now it's main area of impact is the back of my head.
I've seen dozens of specialists and had courses of acutane, antibiotics and creams....the acutane cleared up the cystic acne on my face and the antibiotics keeps the back of my head clear(which I had to make sure I take before I get a haircut as I'm in the military and have to have quite a short cut) my problem is as soon as I stop taking the antibiotics it flares up and is extremely uncomfortable to both touch and my confidence levels.

Wondering if anyone can help me solve my issue once and for all? I've had dermatologists say I will grow out of it.....I'm nearly 27! I shouldn't have to grow out of anything...work appreciate your feedback.

The pimples are quite large and pussy with white heads. They clear up completely after about 5 days back on antibiotics.

Regards,
Christopher.

20171015_101225.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

  • Personalized Advice Quiz - All of Acne.org in just a few minutes

×