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A 24-year-old member asked:

I have scalp folliculitis and have gone off a year of antibiotics for it. it is still reoccurring though mild and localised. will i outgrow it?

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Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology 48 years experience
Maybe: Some people become colonized by staph in their scalp. The use of antibacterial soap mixed with your shampoo will decrease the bacteria. Oral vitamin c and bovine colostrum are options to stimulate the white blood cells to help prevent follicultis.
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