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A.Vogel Talks Barber’s Itch

What is barber’s itch and how can it be prevented?

Barber’s itch is a fungal infection that is sometimes termed, beard ringworm. It normally appears in adult males and can affect the bearded area of the face, including the chin, neck and upper lip.

In this page, our skin advisor Felicity Mann, examines the causes and symptoms of barber’s itch, and recommends a range of home and herbal remedies to alleviate any discomfort or pain.

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