What is included in patient education about pseudofolliculitis barbae (PFB)?

Updated: Feb 07, 2019
  • Author: Thomas G Greidanus, MD; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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Instruct the patient to stop shaving for 3-4 weeks. This gives adequate time for the hair follicles to grow to a length where ingrown hairs will spring free.


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