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A 46-year-old male asked:

experiencing some scalp redness or irritation, scalp tenderness to touch and felt like sunburn on top of head. few small red `spots' seen at top of head. dr says dry scalp. washed hair daily, used hair spray frequently. stopped routine. treatment?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
Dry hair: Shampoos are more drying than soap as they remove more hair oils. If you use shampoos it's important to follow with a hair conditioner to restore oils for your hair and scalp. A skilled beautician can evaluate your hair and advise you about its status and give you advice on your hair care and hair care products.

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Last updated Jul 4, 2017

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