• fungal
  • Some patients may benefit from systemic narrow-spectrum penicillinase-resistant penicillins (such as dicloxacillin in US, or flucloxacillin in UK) Fungal folliculitis can worsen with antibiotics and may require an oral antifungal such as Fluconazole. (wikipedia.org)
  • Fungal folliculitis (also known as Majocchi granuloma) is a skin condition characterized by a deep, pustular type of tinea circinata resembling a carbuncle or kerion. (wikipedia.org)
  • pustules
  • Folliculitis nares perforans is characterized by small pustules near the tip of the inside of the nose, lesions that become crusted, and when the crust is removed it is found that the bulbous end of the affected vibrissa is embedded in the inspissated material. (wikipedia.org)
  • boils
  • Folliculitis may also lead to the development of furuncles ( Furunculosis ), commonly called boils, or carbuncles ( Carbunculosis ), usually caused by Staphylococcus aureus. (med-help.net)
  • pimples
  • Folliculitis usually appears as small, white-headed pimples around one or more hair follicles - the tiny pockets from which each individual hair grows. (dreddyclinic.com)
  • i think i had "folliculitis" on my things ever since i was in high school at least (30 yrs ago) and when i had health probs about 8 months ago and had to change my diet and eliminated gluten, grains, legumes, dairy and nightshades these pimples or folliculitis went away. (curezone.com)
  • pimple
  • citation needed] Hot tub folliculitis appears on the skin in the form of a rash, roughly resembling chicken pox and then develops further to appear as a pimple. (wikipedia.org)
  • compress
  • A less-invasive treatment for folliculitis is placing a warm compress made with saltwater or Burow's solution on the impacted area, explains WebMD. (reference.com)