Razor bumps

Overview

Razor bumps are a common skin condition that occurs with facial hair removal. It usually affects men with tight curly hair.

Symptoms

Symptoms include clusters of small red bumps or white-headed pimples that develop around hair follicles and red, inflamed skin.

Treatments

Self-care measures such as letting the beard grow, shaving every other day, and shaving with an electric razor may help clear this condition.

Last Updated Jun 13, 2017


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