 White flakes on shouldersof dark clothing Itchy scalp Dry facial skin Recurrent ear “eczema” Facial rash: eyebrows,n...
   Mainly self-diagnosed from symptoms
   Skin cells shed on scalp at faster rate than    normal   Oil from scalp allows skin cells to clump    together formin...
   Does not apply b/c it is a skin condition
Daily scalp shampooingw/ OTC cleansers    ◦ (exs: Nizoral, Head & Shoulders,    Selsun Blue) Skin inflammation:OTC corti...
   Wash scalp & skin areas regularly
   Alai, Nili N. Dandruff. Ed. Melissa C. Stöppler.    WebMD, 9 Jan. 2009. Web. 25 Sept. 2012.    <http://www.emedicinehe...
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Dandruff

  1. 1.  White flakes on shouldersof dark clothing Itchy scalp Dry facial skin Recurrent ear “eczema” Facial rash: eyebrows,nose, ears Eyebrow / bearddandruff Chest rash w/ dryflakes & red spots
  2. 2.  Mainly self-diagnosed from symptoms
  3. 3.  Skin cells shed on scalp at faster rate than normal Oil from scalp allows skin cells to clump together forming “white flakes” Dry skin, sensitivity to hair products, other skin conditions (psoriasis, seborrheic dermatitis, eczema), overgrowth of yeast due to stress which enables hormones to secrete large amounts of oil onto scalp
  4. 4.  Does not apply b/c it is a skin condition
  5. 5. Daily scalp shampooingw/ OTC cleansers ◦ (exs: Nizoral, Head & Shoulders, Selsun Blue) Skin inflammation:OTC cortisone orhydrocortisone 1% Face & ears: Wash areaw/ medicated shampoo Eyelids: apply baby shampoow/ a q-tip Natural treatments: ◦ Clean scalp & face w/ white vinegar once a day, 2-3 X a week
  6. 6.  Wash scalp & skin areas regularly
  7. 7.  Alai, Nili N. Dandruff. Ed. Melissa C. Stöppler. WebMD, 9 Jan. 2009. Web. 25 Sept. 2012. <http://www.emedicinehealth.com/dandruff/ page13_em.htm>. Healthy Skin: Dandruff. MediResource Inc., n.d. Web. 25 Sept. 2012. <http://chealth.canoe.ca/channel_condition_i nfo_details.asp?channel_id=2003&relation_id =54544&disease_id=151&page_no=1#Facts >.

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