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How should I clean around folliculitis?

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Wash the infected area twice a day with warm water and antibacterial soap. Be sure to use a fresh cloth and towel each time.

From: What is Folliculitis? WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:

Mayo Clinic: “Folliculitis.”

Medscape: “Hair Anatomy.”

DermNet New Zealand: “Folliculitis.”

Indiana University Bloomington Health Center: “Folliculitis.”

The International Foundation for Dermatology: “Management of Bacterial Infections of the Hair Follicles.”

Primary Care Dermatology Society: “Folliculitis and boils (furuncles/carbuncles).”

American Osteopathic College of Dermatology: “Folliculitis.”

Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner on November 02, 2018

SOURCES:

Mayo Clinic: “Folliculitis.”

Medscape: “Hair Anatomy.”

DermNet New Zealand: “Folliculitis.”

Indiana University Bloomington Health Center: “Folliculitis.”

The International Foundation for Dermatology: “Management of Bacterial Infections of the Hair Follicles.”

Primary Care Dermatology Society: “Folliculitis and boils (furuncles/carbuncles).”

American Osteopathic College of Dermatology: “Folliculitis.”

Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner on November 02, 2018

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