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I was told that dandruff shampoo is effective in treating hypopigmentation (vitiligo) on my forehead. Is this true?
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Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: No
It can treat seborrheic dermatitis which can cause lighter color. Excimer laser, narrow band uvb, or microdermabrasion plus 5 floururacil can regiment vitiligo.
See a dermatologist experienced in treating vitiligo.

In brief: No
It can treat seborrheic dermatitis which can cause lighter color. Excimer laser, narrow band uvb, or microdermabrasion plus 5 floururacil can regiment vitiligo.
See a dermatologist experienced in treating vitiligo.
Dr. Morris Westfried
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Dr. Jack Mutnick
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
In brief: No
Sorry but this is not correct.

In brief: No
Sorry but this is not correct.
Dr. Jack Mutnick
Dr. Jack Mutnick
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