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What is the cause of dandruff ? How can I treat it ?

I had danduf problem...using H&S shampoo from past few months but still the problem persists....what is the cause of dandruff and what can be done to provent it?? also what is the remedy for it......i have an oily is a reason for dandruff?
Asked On : Thu, 19 May 2011
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Hi,thanks for query.Dandruff occur due to infection of skin of scalp.You need to see a skin specialist and he will advise some local application lotion which can very well talk care of this.You need to use this at least once in week.please visit a doctor.bye.
Answered: Thu, 19 May 2011
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Welcome to HealthcareMagic.

Dandruff occurs due to oily skin , scalp infection . Dandruff in your case could be due to oily scalp.A shampoo is not just enough if dandruff is severe.I advise you to see a Dermatologist and he would prescribe you on examination the appropriate lotion like salicylic acid.Applying this will surely show good results.

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