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Acne on the head

I get acne on my head and is also so oily.. I try different stuff but it really don't go away my head stay oily. How can i stop my head from getting so oily?
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Hi there,
A clinical examination is very important for determining the exact cause of your symptoms. One possibility is that it is acne keloidalis nuchae(AKN).Few other differentials are acneiform eruptions,folliculitis decalvans,hideradenitis supprativa,perifollculitis capitis etc. AKN includes suppression of the inflammation with antibiotics and steroid gels or intralesional steroid injections. Please consult a dermatologist for accurate diagnosis and treatment. I hope it helps. Take care and good luck!
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