Los Angeles patient is happy to be rid of his AKN, initially mistaken for bumps on scalp after haircut.

Los Angeles Patient Finds Cure for AKN Razor Bumps on Head at Dr. U Clinic

This Los Angeles patient complained of large bumpy growing lesions on what looked like razor bumps on head and neck areas. They were painful, itchy and often discharged pus and blood. A number of steroid injections were used previously at other clinics without success. Oral and topical antibodies were also unsuccessful. Worried about the growing mass…

The East Los Angeles patient shows off his new, AKN-free back hairline. No longer self-conscious of the bumps on head scalp, he is able to wear his hair as short as he likes without fear of exposing the hard simple-like bumps previously on his nape.*

Laser Removal of Hard Bumps on Head Scalp by Dr. U

Acne keloidalis nuchae is a condition categorized as folliculitis due to the aggravating factor of ingrown hairs which trigger an immune response, resulting in bumps. However, it differs from other forms of folliculitis due to the tendency of these bumps to resemble keloidal tissue and join together over time. The East Los Angeles patient in the…

This patient finally found a cure for razor bumps behind head with Dr. U in Los Angeles. Dr. U's unique surgical excision technique helped return this patient to his normal cosmetic appearance.

Walnut Park Patient With Razor Bumps Behind Head Finds Surgical Cure

The Walnut Park patient, whose case is detailed below, struggled with razor bumps behind head, which started to merge into a large, cluster-like abrasion. After many years of shameful discomfort enduring the cosmetic effects of this folliculitis, he was persuaded to seek specialized treatment for the AKN hard razor bumps behind his head by his barber.…

Surgery to Remove AKN Razor Bump/Large Barber's Rash on the Back of the Neck Completely

AKN Barber’s Rash on the Back of the Neck Surgically Cured by Dr U

Many men are dismayed to discover a large barber’s rash on the back of the neck. This circumstance becomes even more dismaying when they find out they have a condition called acne keloidalis nuchae, which refuses to go away. One such man from Miami searched almost seven years for a way to remove the AKN razor…

Surgery to Remove AKN Razor Bump Completely

Surgical Removal of AKN Lump On Back of the Head by Dr. U Clinic

Successful surgical removal of an AKN lump often results in wide, thick scarring on the back of the head, if the surgery is even possible at all. For this reason, many physicians will not operate to make AKN razor bumps disappear. Instead, they will attempt non-surgical medical management as treatment for the razor skin bump,…

AKN Removal Operation for Chicago Patient by Dr U Clinic

This patient suffered with pimples on the back of the scalp for 12 years before coming across Dr. Umar, and the AKN removal operation he was searching for. He had seen numerous doctors and dermatologists who told him nothing could be done to remove large pimples on the back of the neck in his case.…

Acne Keloidalis Nuchae Surgical Cure for New York Patient Of Dr U

This patient found an acne keloidalis nuchae surgical cure at Dr. U Hair and Skin Clinics after six long years seeking a remedy for AKN bumps. A humiliating and aggressive form of scarring folliculitis, the condition had plagued his personal and social life, caused physical pain and emotional distress. When medications and disease management failed…

Patient before and after his AKN laser treatment

Los Angeles Acne Keloidalis Nuchae Laser Treatment Cure By Dr U

Acne Keloidalis Nuchae Laser Treatment in Los Angeles Result – Patient Cured Acne keloidalis nuchae (AKN) is a condition in which hair follicles become inflamed and trigger an immune response, which results in bumps and scars. Over time, these bumps can congregate and form a tumor-like mass. While the exact cause of AKN is unknown,…

Back of Head Bumps Surgically Cured By Dr U - Before and after photo

Back of Head Bumps Surgically Cured By Dr U – Happy Patient

Back of Head Bumps Surgically Cured By Dr U – Happy Patient Testimonial Back of Head Bumps Surgically Cured By Dr U – Happy Patient Testimonial : Acne Keloidalis Nuchae manifests as bumps on the back of the head and neck. These bumps consists of inflamed hair shafts surrounded by scar tissue. They can remain…

Dr U AKN Removal Surgery Scar Revision Result

Dr U AKN Removal Surgery Scar Revision Result For UK Patient

The patient presented in this Dr. U result gallery has the typical profile for those affected by Acne Keloidalis Nuchae also called AKN. As a young African male with tightly curled coarse hair, he fits the typical demographic for AKN.  Classically in these patients, short hair that is constantly cut and shaved causes folliculitis to…