This is an infection of the hair follicle and this disease is similar to impetigo. Folliculitis is sometimes transmiitted by unsterilized or unclean hair-removing instruments. Tea tree is often helpful in the treatment of folliculitis.
Daily Hair Tip
When blow drying hair always apply a protective leave in conditioner and hold nozzle at least 6 inches away from your scalp. Dry on lowest, coolest setting for extra protection.