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 nuchaeĀ 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…

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,…