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Itchy yellow junk on scalp, dry patches on eyebrow and red mark on forehead. Suggestion?

Hi I have a sort of white/yellow gunk on my scalp that gets under my finger nails if i scatch (head is quite itchty). I also have dry patches on my eye brows and a red mark on my forehead directly between the eyebrows. When i comb I do not get flakes of dandruff falling out. This is driving me mad! Any help much appreciated.
Asked On : Sat, 22 Dec 2012
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You seem to be having seborrheic dermatitis. The treatment of seborrheic dermatitis depends on the severity and extent of involvement. For the same you need to fix an appointment with a dermatologist nearby . In the meanwhile, start using an anti fungal and tar or salicylic acid based shampoo every day and apply an anti fungal steroid based lotion like candid b lotion over scalp, eyebrows and fore head twice in a day. Hope that answers your query. Take care.
Answered: Wed, 26 Dec 2012
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