folliculitis Community Group
What is folliculitis?Folliculitis is an inflammation of the hair follicles. Each hair on your body grows out of a tiny pouch called a follicle. You can have folliculitis on any part of your body that has hair. But it is most common on the beard area, arms, back, buttocks, and legs.It may be caused by bacteria. It also can be caused by yeast or another form of bacteria.