Living With Acne Keloidalis Nuchae

How can I cover this up? Is everyone staring? Will she like me when she sees? What will they think at my new job? These are just a few questions a person might ask himself when struggling with some chronic, cosmetic disfigurement like acne keloidalis nuchae. AKN typically manifests on the lower rear scalp and

Acne Keloidalis Nuchae (AKN) – Acne Keloid Scar Tricophytic Surgical Cure 3 of 3

Acne keloidalis nuchae (AKN) is a scarring form of chronic folliculitis that manifests as follicular-based papules and pustules, which eventuates in keloidlike lesions. The lesions are most pronounced on the occipital scalp and the posterior part of the neck, and they occur almost exclusively in young males of African descent. The term acne keloidalis nuchae

Acne Keloidalis Nuchae: A Common Condition for Black Men

Acne Keloidalis Nuchae (AKN), also known as ‘Acne Keloidalis’ or ‘Folliculitis Keloidalis’, is common among black men aged 13 to 25. Often confused with razor bumps, keloids or ingrown hairs, it is none of those things. It is generally an inherited condition. This disease almost exclusively develops on the back of the head, presenting as