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A 20-year-old female asked:
i have read somewhere that using head and shoulders shampoo on pityriasis rosea works, is this true?
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Pediatrics 33 years experience
Haven't heard of it: Pityriasis rosea is usually a 6 week rash, so doesn't need treatment. Dandruff shampoo (the extra strength selenium kind) is effective in treating tinea versicolor, which is a rash on the trunk (chest, tummy, back) that causes discoloration and some itchiness. Haven't heard of head and shoulders helping get ride of p. Rosea.
5332 viewsAnswered Nov 29, 2020
Last updated Nov 29, 2020
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