This is an infection of the hair follicle and this disease is similar to impetigo. Folliculitis is sometimes transmiitted by unsterilized or unclean hair-removing instruments. Tea tree is often helpful in the treatment of folliculitis.
Daily Hair Tip
Soothe scalp & restore natural pH of strands w/ 2 tablespoons of apple cider vinegar to 1 quart of warm water. Pour over wet hair immediately after shampoo treatment before final rinse.