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Dandruff, - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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User :   hi
Doctor :   hi balaji
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   I want to help regarding dandruff
Doctor :   ok
User :   so what i am doing currenlty daily i am taking bath to remove dandruff
User :   sorry head bath
User :   do you have solutions for this
Doctor :   ok balaji any treatments used?
User :   no
Doctor :   any ther measures
Doctor :   yo uare taking
Doctor :   what is your occupation
User :   somebody told me just take daily head bath
User :   service
Doctor :   ok do you go on trips
User :   no
User :   daily i travel from house to office 20kms
Doctor :   on ?
Doctor :   do you have itching
User :   if i stop taking head bath for 2 to 3 days i can see more dandruff
User :   also i need solution for grey hairs
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Dandruff is medically called seborrheic dermatitis
User :   ok
Doctor :   How long you had this problem
User :   it is there from 2 to 3yrs
Doctor :   how old are you
User :   34
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   due to the hypersecretion of sebum
Doctor :   and glands near the hair pores get
Doctor :   clogged
Doctor :   and get secondarily infected by fungus
User :   so what should i apply

Doctor :   keep taking head bath with cold water and rinse your hair with normal figers
Doctor :   fingers till the scalp
User :   if i take head bath daily i am not finding single dandruff very clean no itching
Doctor :   ya
Doctor :   but take a shampoo called nizral
User :   ok
Doctor :   which has a antifungal called ketoconazole 1 %
User :   ok
User :   i am using same nizral
User :   but i am using hot water
Doctor :   thats good
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   hot water
User :   not cold water
User :   so i will use cold water
Doctor :   nizral should not be used daily
User :   ok
Doctor :   only 2 times per week
User :   ok fine
Doctor :   and how long you are using
Doctor :   nizral
User :   now a days i started daily
Doctor :   when did you start
Doctor :   bcause
User :   i don't remember

Doctor :   nizral should give effet in one to two months
Doctor :   if you are not cured with nizral
User :   thanks for the information, i want information for how to reduce grey hairs
Doctor :   yo uhave to take the hel[ of dermatologist
Doctor :   for prescription
User :   o
User :   ok
User :   I want solution for grey hairs

User :   i have more grey hairs
User :   i am applying color garner
Doctor :   grey hair problem is cosmetic
User :   ok
Doctor :   so htere is nothing much that could be done
User :   ok
Doctor :   what you are doing is ok
Doctor :   but avoid
Doctor :   pollution to hit your hair
User :   once in a month
Doctor :   ya
Doctor :   pollution aggravates your dandruff much
User :   ok
Doctor :   so wash your hair daily with just cold water
Doctor :   and rinse with empty hands
User :   ok
Doctor :   till the scalp so that
User :   ok
Doctor :   the blocked glands
User :   ok
Doctor :   get cleared
User :   i want reduce the weight
Doctor :   anything else ican help you with
Doctor :   exercise is the best researched and evidenced i recommend
Doctor :   WWW.WWWW.WW User :   i am doing at home jumping daily 100 to 150 time is it ok

Doctor :   just follow th link
Doctor :   and adjust your dieet and exercise accordingly
Doctor :   most imporatnt things at your age
User :   morining i am taking light breakfast

Doctor :   exercise and diet
Doctor :   take heavy breakfast
User :   ok
Doctor :   and normal lunch
Doctor :   and very light dinner
User :   dinner
Doctor :   and sleep after 2 hours
User :   ok
Doctor :   follow the link which i have given
User :   i am 5.9 height weight around 75
Doctor :   you thisis reserched and made
User :   diet food
Doctor :   you got to get under 66kgs
Doctor :   only diet is not helpful
User :   ok
Doctor :   Anything else i can help you with?

Doctor :   Thanks for consulting us,bye
User :   bye

User :   hi
Doctor :  
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