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Is there an easy and fast way to take care of dandruff?

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Dr. J. Morgan O'Donoghue
Dermatology 27 years experience
Zinc or selenium : Some of the best remedies for dandruff are shampoos containing zinc or selenium like head and shoulders or selsun blue. Tougher cases require prescription shampoos or steroid lotions.
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Dr. Lara Devgan
16 years experience
Try conservative tx: Try a dandruff shampoo like head & shoulders first. If that doesn't help, you may need to see a doctor for advice on moisturizing your scalp or possibly treating an occult fungal infection.
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Last updated Mar 16, 2017

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