Thanks for your query
Seems like you have developed folliculitis over the body..
Now firstly I would advise you to keep the area clean and dry as much as possible.
Do not apply any kind of moisturizing creams/lotions or oil over the affected area.
Wear cotton undergarments so as to decrease...
Folliculitis and keratosis pilaris both are different diseases and can be easily diagnose by any dermatologist.
Rx of folliculitis is proper antibiotics after bacterial culture and sensitivty report, appropriate antibiotics will resolve this problem within 10 days.
Follicular infection likely, pictures required
I understand your concern regarding your skin problem and I hope I am able to help you in the same.
Now from the description, it looks like you have either developed a localized infective lesion like folliculitis or...
I can understand your concern for folliculitis after applying oral and topical creams for keratosis pilaris. It can be due to secondary infection or spreading of the infection in the hair roots due to occlusion by moisturizing cream.
The only precaution you must follow is not to touch, pinch...
Thanks for your query.
Yes, do attach an image of the lesions you have, here using the sites uploader or mail them to the Id - YYYY@YYYY with the subject as Attn: Dr. Raju.
Also please do answer the below questions which help me to understand the condition and to serve you better.
- Since how...
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For the folliculitis of your leg you have to take along term Antibiotics.
Doxycyclin capsules in the dose of 100 mg twice a day for a month along with some Vitamin A preparations for better penetration will help you to overcome your problem of folliculitis.