A 38-year-old member asked:
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Could selsun blue cure waxy dandruff?

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Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience in Dermatology
No: Dandruff can only be controlled. See your dermatologist if selsun blue does not control the dandruff.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016

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It depends: I have had some patients with mild dandruff help out after 1 use. Other with more significant dandruff get response in a few weeks.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Mutnick
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Yes: Selsun blue is specially formulated to treat dandruff. Just make sure you put it on first thing in the shower and let it sit on your scalp for 5 minut ... Read More

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