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What is the best remedy for bad smelling hair scalp?

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Dr. Monib Zirvi
Dermatology 21 years experience
Evaluation needed : You should be evaluated by a physician to see if you have a bacterial or fungal infection in the scalp. Also, conditions such as seborrheic dermatitis or psoriasis can have an odor if severe and left untreated for a while. Prescription shampoos and lotions may be able to help.

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Last updated May 9, 2014

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