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Can seborrheic dermatitis clear up and then flare up a few days later?

Seborrheic Derm. Definitely it can periods where it tends to be less active than other times. I would still follow the instructions from your doctor regarding the treatment of the dermatitis. Read more...

Is there a definitive cure for seborrheic dermatitis? I'm sick of head and shoulders shampoo and being scared of a flare up.

Seborrhoic dermatiti. Since seborrhoic dermatitis is caused by a fungus you can obtain an antifungal shampoo, nizoral1 percent over the counter. Read more...
Seborrheic dermatiti. Best thing to do is see a good dermatologist and get on a preventive and treatment program. Read more...

My seborrheic dermatitis is flared up on my scalp and it feels tight. And burning. Does that mean I will lose more hair? I did use the. Clobe.

Maybe, maybe not. Mild seborrheic scalp dermatitis may not cause any hair loss at all, just a bit itchy, flaky scalp etc...Severe case may cause some hair loss, but prompt and adequate treatment likely will allow the hair to grow back in a months. Just make sure it is not scalp fungus/ringworm as clobetasol can make it feel better initially, but actually will make the lesion bigger/worse over time. Consult doc. Read more...

Does burning with seborrheic dermatitis mean more hair will fall out? I had a flare up and am using clobetasol. Scalp feels tight and pink in place

Maybe, maybe not. Mild seborrheic scalp dermatitis may not cause any hair loss at all, just a bit itchy, flaky scalp etc...Severe case may cause some hair loss, but prompt and adequate treatment likely will allow the hair to grow back in a months. Just make sure it is not scalp fungus/ringworm as clobetasol can make it feel better initially, but actually will make the lesion bigger/worse over time. Consult doc. Read more...