Razor Bumps

Razor bumps (pseudofolliculitis barbae), are a common skin condition that can occur anywhere you shave. Razor bumps happen when shaving causes inflammation that leaves bumps on your skin.

Symptoms include clusters of small, red, or dark bumps around your hair follicles, and redness and inflammation of the surrounding skin. Reducing shaving or shaving with an electric razor are simple ways to reduce the frequency and severity of razor bumps.

If you can't seem to make razor bumps go away, your dermatologist can recommend safe and effective treatment options. Let us know how we can help at your next appointment or consultation.

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