Pain in scalp with pimple
Hello. I have oily hair so I do not use hair at all. I shampoo twice a week but I most of the times develop pain in scalp due to pimples. What should I do. Doctors I visited in past just gave some medicated shampoo but that didn't help. Please recommend
Doctor Answers (1) on Pain in scalp with pimple
Based on your description of pain on the scalp it looks like a superficial bacterial infection usually caused by staphylococcus aureus. Sometimes they co-exist with fungal folliculitis and can be determined with more precision during a consultation. Kindly consult a dermatologist for exact diagnosis and treatment plan. It is also important to prevent their relapse once you have got it cured. A decolonization regimen suggested by your doctor will help.
Your dermatologist will decide a treatment plan for you after a consultation.
Good diet. Moderate work-up.
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