This is where hair curls back or grows sideways into the skin. The ingrown hair condition is seen primarily in curly hair. It may or may not be accompanied by an infection of the hair follicle (“razor bumps”),
A Keloid scar is an abnormal scar in the form of firm rubbery lesions or shiny fibrous nodules, often red, pink or purple in appearance, and can vary from pink to flesh-coloured or red to dark brown in colour.
Also called ‘Actinic Keratosis (AK)’ – this is a premalignant condition of thick, scaly, or crusty patches of skin. It is more common in fair-skinned people and is also associated with those who are frequently exposed to the sun.