Dandruff or Seborrheic dermatitis commonly causes flaky skin on the scalp and can make the scalp itch.
It can sometimes affect the forehead and eyebrows. The condition is linked with an overgrowth of yeast.
Perfumed shampoos can often exacerbate the itching of the scalp.
In babies this condition is called Cradle Cap.
The most effective treatment is ketoconazole shampoo (Nizoral). The shampoo must be left on for at least 5 minutes when using
When should I see my doctor?
If the condition does not improve or gets worse then go and consult your nearest Evans Pharmacist