Central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia (CCCA)

Central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia (CCCA)

CCCA is a type of hair loss that is characterized by hair thinning and scarring of the scalp. It is most common in women of African descent, but can affect anyone. Treatment options include topical and oral medications, as well as lifestyle changes. Early diagnosis and treatment can help prevent further hair loss and damage to the scalp.

Acne keloidalis nuchae

Acne keloidalis nuchae

Acne keloidalis nuchae (AKN) is a chronic inflammatory skin condition that affects the back of the neck and scalp. AKN is characterized by the formation of small, firm bumps that can become inflamed and painful. Treatment options include antibiotics, topical medications, and in severe cases, surgical removal.