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.
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In a Clairol Professional survey 33% of the respondents reported that they preferred to have their hair colored in a salon rather than risk doing damage at home. 50% of the participants said they liked their colorists best because of friendliness while only 38% valued good advice about haircolor or the fact that the colorist kept up on the latest trends.