Acne Keloidalis Nuchae

Acne keloidalis nuchae is a condition where keloids (bumps) form on the scalp, most commonly on the back of the scalp, just above the neckline. It usually occurs in men who wear their hair cut very close to the scalp. The bumps can become inflamed and infected at times. This condition can be treated with a variety of medical and surgical interventions. Its development can be attenuated through implementing specific hair grooming techniques and management of other potentially exacerbating factors. We can help you with this condition after an in office consultation.