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A 17-year-old female asked:

I have a dandruff for a months .. how can i get ridd of it .. im really worried about it? can please help me :(

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Dr. Coyle Connolly
Dermatology 30 years experience
Dandruff : Anti dandruff shampoos such as t sal or head and shoulders are often helpful. Olive oil helps decrease thicker scales.
Dr. Vicki Levine
Dermatology 42 years experience
? not dandriff7: You may have psoriasis or seborrheic. If you have already7 trieda dandruffshampoo to and wash your hair several timrs s week, see a dermatologist.
Dr. Vicki Levine
Dermatology 42 years experience
? Dandruff: You may have seborrheic dermatitis or psoriasis. If you have already used a dandruff shampoo several times a week and your scalp is not better then i would see a dermatologist. You may need prescription medicines to put on your scalp.

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