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
If your hair is prone to static electricity, use a moisturizing or conditioning shampoo and use a cream rinse or light conditioner to keep hair from getting too dry.