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Do you think i can use a regular shampoo and conditioner to get rid of dandruff on hair?

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Dr. Moji Ariyo
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
Wash hair frequently: try tar shampoo followed by a cream rinse or lemon based conditioner. This remedy might not be as effective as using an anti-dandruff shampoo because these contain antifungal ingredients that kill the fungus (malassezia) that is associated with dandruff.

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