A 19-year-old female asked:
I having dandruff & itchiness. i can feel my scalp in tense situation & it cause me so pain sometimes. i used selsun blue for so long, doesn't help.
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Dermatology 73 years experience
DANDRUFF & ITCHINESS: HAVE YOU SEEN A DERMATOLOGIST YET?
IF NOT DO SEE ONE.
I DO NOT KNOW HOW OFTEN YOU SHAMPOO BUT I WOULD GUESS THAT IT IS NOT TOO OFTEN.
I RECOMMEND THAT YOU SHAMPOO DAILY -- YES, DAILY -- FOR THE NEXT WEEK AND THEN AFTER THAT, CUT IT DOWN TO THREE TIMES A WEEK.
TRY AN OVER-THE-COUNTER TAR SHAMPOO.
IF IT'S NOT BETTER PLEASE SEE A DERMATOLOGIST.
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