NetWellness is a global, community service providing quality, unbiased health information from our partner university faculty. NetWellness is commercial-free and does not accept advertising.
Friday, December 19, 2014
Skin Care and Diseases
In-grown hairs (Men`s facial)
I have had in increase in Facial bumps and soreness from in grown hairs, is there a treatment that a doctor can prescribe for this condition or are there Dermatologist available that will treat this condition?
Yes, a dermatologist will be able to help in this situation. A topical medication such as an antibiotic may be needed. Shaving techniques may also have to be modified. Occasionally, lasers are used to help with this condition.
Elma D Baron, MD
Associate Professor of Dermatology
Director, Skin Study Center
School of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University