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A 19-year-old male asked:

Is it possible to cure excess sebum production and acne caused by dairy, my scalp literally fills itself up with too much oil if i consume milk?

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Dr. Marsha Davis
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Milk: Should not cause that problem. It is a wives tale. Sorry. Over washing your hair will cause your oil glands to try to replace the oil that had been constantly removed so be sure that you are not over washing or using a shampoo that is harsh and drying to your scalp.

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Last updated Sep 21, 2018

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