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Boils on scalp which is itching and irritating - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hello doctor!
Doctor :   proceed
User :   i m 17yrs old. i have some pimples kind of on my scalp
Doctor :   since how long
User :   it in quite irritating.keeps on itching
Doctor :   does it itchess
Doctor :   is it increasing
Doctor :   do u have dandruff
User :   actually i had these things sine 3 yrs. but it has increased now
Doctor :   k
User :   no i dont have dandruff
User :   so what is 2 b done?
Doctor :   well it might be due to small boils on the face
Doctor :   boils on the scalp
Doctor :   pimples like
Doctor :   what u can do is to: User :   yes i do have some acne kind of on my cheeks & back too
Doctor :   wash ur hair regularly with good quality shampoo
Doctor :   avoid oils
User :   ok
Doctor :   or ant hair cream
Doctor :   wash ur face with mild soap
Doctor :   avoid any creams & oils on the face
Doctor :   drink more water
User :   is it ok to use cosmetic shampoos & conditioners
Doctor :   yeah

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