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A 24-year-old member asked:

Does selsun blue shampoo work for skin fungi?

2 doctor answers6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
Dermatology 51 years experience
Yes: There's a special fungal infection called tinea versicolor would be affected by the application of selsun blue shampoo(use as lotion).
Dr. Frederick Coville
Plastic Surgery 40 years experience
Yes and no: If your skin fungus is sensitive to selsun blue then yes. However, there are much better medicines to treat skn fungi than that which is meant for your scalp.
Last updated Feb 10, 2020
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