Pseudofolliculitis (PFB) is more common in people with curly or course hair because the hair is more likely to curl back into the skin after being shaved. When the sharp tip of a hair pierces the skin,it can lead to inflammation and the development of these bumps. To manage and prevent pseudofolliculitis, consider the following : Use proper shaving techniques(If you shave, use a sharp,clean razor and shave in the direction of hair growth to minimize the risk of ingrown hairs, exfoliate (to remove dead skin cells that may trap hair and contribute to ingrown hairs), PFB is common and treatable. Try our PHARMACIST formulated PFB Kit to treat bumps on the back of the neck. Dr. Champion’s PFB kit contains 2 oz PFB Ointment and 4 oz. PFB Cleansing Solution. These products have synergistic affects to alleviate the appearance of those annoying bumps on the nape of the neck. Larger sizes are available.