Ayurvedic treatment for Hair Follicle Infection Causes

Hair Follicle Infection Causes

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Hair Follicle Infection Causes


Folliculitis may be caused by either bacteria or fungus. Follicles that are damaged are at an increased risk of infection.

The most common causes of follicle damage are:

  • Friction due to wearing tight clothing or shaving
  • Injuries to skin
  • Heat and sweat
  • Plastic dressings or adhesive tape
  • Skin conditions, such as acne and dermatitis

Anyone can develop folliculitis. But certain factors make increases the risk of the condition:

  • Medical condition such as diabetes, chronic leukemia and HIV/AIDS that reduces resistance to infection, such as
  • Past damage to skin
  • Medications
  • Overweight
  • Wearing clothes that traps heat and sweat regularly
  • Soaking in a hot tub which is not maintained well
  • Shaving

Kindly check out related information below:

  • What is Hair Follicle Infection
  • Hair Follicle Infection Symptoms
  • Hair Follicle Infection Diagnosis
  • Hair Follicle Infection Ayurvedic Treatment
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