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What does scalp psoriasis usually look like?
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Dermatology 23 years experience
Scaly red plaques: Scalp psoriasis can look like dandruff, except with thicker scales and often more red. This may sometimes be itchy. When present with dandruff, we call this sebopsoriasis. In mild cases, tar shampoos like neutrogena t gel shampoo can help--lather and leave in for 5-10 minutes before washing off, 2-3x a week.
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