A 22-year-old member asked:
what can i use for a dry, flakey, itchy scalp?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Richard Feinstein answered
52 years experience Dermatology
Try dandruff shampoo: In fact, a dry itchy scalp may not be dry, but a sign of an oily inflammation like seborrheic dermatits or even psoriasis. Check to see if you have flaking on your face or your elbows or heels. Try a dandruff shampoo, like t gel or selsun. If you are not better, see your dermatologist.
Answered on May 17, 2013
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