I am having aca (powder yellowish sticky) dandruff and hair fall on my scalp, eyebrow and beard as well. I am using ketoconazole (shampoo and lotion) for scalp biotin supplement. Could I use betadine solution for taking baths and what should I do for my dandruff over beard and eyebrow? I also have luliconazole cream with me should I apply on beard and eyebrows?
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Iâm having bad dandruff in my beard and moustache. Suddenly it happed before 3-4 days and it aggravated and now iâm having big flakes coming out of the skin. Thereâs no pain as such. I tried to use dettol but of no use. I used betadine, which is giving me relief for now. Iâm not sure if it can curb the condition completely. I have hypothyroidism due to which my vitamin d remains low and I keep taking tablets once in a week. Sometimes when I leave for 2 months or so I start to have dandruff as a result of which I again start to taken tablets. I am relating the condition to this thing. My vitamin d was low. I need to have this dandruff issue curbed asap. please suggest medicines or anything I can apply.
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1. **symptoms:** it often presents with red, scaly, and sometimes itchy patches on the skin. These can be flaky, greasy, or crusty.
2. **causes:** the exact cause is not fully understood, but factors like overproduction of skin oil (sebum), yeast overgrowth (malassezia), gen...more
I am facing an issue where I feel like itching my scalp sometimes due to irritation, along with white patches are visible from btwn the hair. I can also see flaking and white powder like crusts falling off my hair. I have used anti dandruff shampoos like medicated ones (keraglo and trigaine ad). But both didn't help much. Can I please get any suggestions on this.
Certified trichologist, IAT
a proper scalp examination will rule out the condition you are suffering. There are many conditions which causes itching, flakes. The white patch is the symptom of psoriasis. Seborrheic dermatitis, scalp eczema too cause flaking and itching resulting reddish bumps due to inflammation. You may need oral medication as well as topical application of ointment if the condition is not improving. These medications are anti fungal lotions and mild corticosteroids to relieve inflammation. You ...more
I have dandruff thingy on my nose since a long time and I have blackheads and whiteheads too, so should I use betnovate cream to treat this?
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Diploma in Trichology - Cosmetology
If the dandruff returns switch to another anti dandruff shampoo containing zinc, selenium sulphide or salicylic acid but that should too be used only twice a week.
My baby is 3.5 month old, His hair is falling drastically for last few days, While bathing combing so many hair, Last month he had dandruff on his scalp, I am using spoo shampoo, What to do for this hair fall, I don't use oil on his scalp or hair. Should I use any?
You can massage your baby's scalp gently with coconut oil or almond oil before bathing. This can help moisturize the scalp and ...more
I am having dandruff problem. Dandruff also comes on face. Which causes acne and reddishness. Due to which I have marks on faces and pores get enlarged around nose. Please suggest for pores shrink and reducing acne marks.
1. Fresh aloe vera can be used on open pores as it will help hydrate your skin and tighten it. Use aloe vera juice/gel from its leaf (fresh), not from readymade gels available in market. Remove skin of an aloe vera leaf. Take /scoop out gel. Apply this gel to your skin. Wash with plain water after an hour. Or keep it overnight.
2. Banana run the inside of banana peel against your skin. Wash it after 10-15 minutes
3. Cleanse regularly with a mild clean...more
I am 21 years old and having severe dandruff issue. Even after washing my hair twice a week I face this problem. And my hair is becoming very thin. When I consulted dermatologist they suggested hairgen tablet and alotin oil and for my mom they suggested mx2 serum as she was facing problem due to excessive hair loss. So can I use this serum too. It has shown an amazing result after my mom applied it.
Dandruff is a common condition that can be caused by various factors such as dry skin, oily skin, fungal infections, or sensitivity to hair care products. It is important to maintain good hair hygiene and use the right hair care products to manage dandruff.
The hairgen tablet and alotin oil prescribed by your dermatologist may help to improve the condition of your hair and...more
I am 19 years old. In my hair, there is dandruff & I felt lots of itching in hair or in my face or body. After little bit exercise or when I am in in exciting stage ,my upper body & my face felt lots of itching & at some places there was red marks on my face at that time. I used oil in hair regularly. And I wash with patanjali neem shaboon. Please suggest something to treat this.
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Itching is a very gen...more
I have onabet lotion and anaboom lotion for my dandruff and scurfy scalp how and when do I apply these lotions.
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