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Can dandruff or dry skin cause greasy hair?

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Dr. Robert Berger
Dermatology

In brief: Not really

Flaking/dandruff can be the result of oily skin, which irritates the skin and causes flaking.
Common mistake to think flaking is from dry skin, but if greasy hair then not dry skin so shampoos daily foroily skin helpful.

In brief: Not really

Flaking/dandruff can be the result of oily skin, which irritates the skin and causes flaking.
Common mistake to think flaking is from dry skin, but if greasy hair then not dry skin so shampoos daily foroily skin helpful.
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