Seborrheic dermatitis- an inflammatory skin condition which cause flaky yellow or white scales on oily areas of skin such as the scalp. Other names Dandruff, Seborrheic eczema; Cradle cap (Adult Form). With the seasons changing, a lot of my client have been coming in with dry scalp and most tend to get Dandruff and dry scalp missed up. With the change in the season, the scalp goes through many changes,
In general, symptoms of seborrheic dermatitis include:
Seborrheic dermatitis appears to run in families. Stress, fatigue, weather extremes, oily skin, infrequent shampoos or skin cleaning, use of lotions that contain alcohol, skin disorders (such as acne), or obesity may increase the risk.
Theres no cure for this condition, it can only be controlled by using shampoos that contain alicylic acid, coal tar, zinc, resorcin, ketoconazole, or selenium. Drink plenty of water. Be carefully in what you ingest because a lot of the time it comes out through your hair. And try to control your stress levels.