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I have scalp psoriasis, dry hair. How I treat it?

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Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology
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In brief: Therapeutic shampoo

Try a shampoo containing tar, zinc pyrithione, selenium sulfide, or salicylic acid (or a combination of them).
If those don't work, you'll need to see a dermatologist for a prescription-strength shampoo plus an anti-inflammatory lotion or foam or spray.

In brief: Therapeutic shampoo

Try a shampoo containing tar, zinc pyrithione, selenium sulfide, or salicylic acid (or a combination of them).
If those don't work, you'll need to see a dermatologist for a prescription-strength shampoo plus an anti-inflammatory lotion or foam or spray.
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