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What's a good way to clear your scalp pores? Shampoo? Conditioner? Soap? Apple Cider Vinegar? Baking Soda?

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Dr. Roy Arnold
Internal Medicine

In brief: Medicated shampoo

containing selenium sulfide such as Head and Shoulders.
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In brief: Medicated shampoo

containing selenium sulfide such as Head and Shoulders.
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Dr. Roy Arnold
Dr. Roy Arnold
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Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
Selenium Sulfide, while not a cleaning agent per se, is helpful for suppressing the growth of the fungus tinea versicolor on the skin & the resulting increased skin flaking, commonly referred to as dandruff.
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
Preventive Medicine

In brief: SoapWaterAggitation

Beware lots of usual marketing magical claims.
All cells are fat organized (i.e. membranes) water droplets. Skin creates a barrier of slowly accumulating/shedding dead cells with some moisture retained via fats secreted by fats secreted by sebaceous & sweat glands. Soap+water+agitation emulsifies & removes the fats Study: https://www.healthtap.com/#user_questions/1573879 & http://goo.gl/6VVCnt

In brief: SoapWaterAggitation

Beware lots of usual marketing magical claims.
All cells are fat organized (i.e. membranes) water droplets. Skin creates a barrier of slowly accumulating/shedding dead cells with some moisture retained via fats secreted by fats secreted by sebaceous & sweat glands. Soap+water+agitation emulsifies & removes the fats Study: https://www.healthtap.com/#user_questions/1573879 & http://goo.gl/6VVCnt
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
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