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Films: the treatments

Of course, in case of a specific disease, a suitable treatment will be prescribed.

Medication

Local medicines (in the form of shampoo, cream ...) can be used.

Sometimes drugs administered orally, or injections (much more rarely) are needed.

Know that the dermatologist may have trouble prescribing the right treatment at the first consultation. In case of psoriasis, for example, it can be difficult to have a perfect efficiency in the treatments.

Anti-dandruff shampoos

Dandruff or oily dandruff can be treated with specific shampoos that will slow cell regeneration. It may be advisable to alternate this shampoo with a mild shampoo of frequent use.

Some plants have anti-dandruff properties and are sometimes used in these shampoos: myrrh, eucalyptus, or coltsfoot.

Before shampooing, you can also apply a soothing lotion to your scalp to soothe itching and cleanse the skin.

In any case, do not hesitate to consult a doctor, or ask your pharmacist for more information.

Not to do

To prevent the appearance of dandruff, if you have dry skin, avoid washing your hair every day with too aggressive products and prefer mild shampoos.

What not to do: scratching! Indeed, dandruff itch because it is a breeding ground for the development of bacteria. But when we scratch, we risk causing inflammation, which itself will accelerate the problem and the multiplication of dandruff ...

If dandruff is recurrent, or your scalp is red or itchy, consult a general practitioner or dermatologist for the best treatment.

Did you know ? 10 amazing facts about hair

The hair can say a lot about us. By analyzing a hair closely, one can perhaps find out if its owner has been exposed to heavy metals, or any other toxic! On the other hand, it is impossible to deduce the sex of the latter just by looking at the hair under the microscope. Because man or woman: the structure of the hair is identical.

Did you know ? 10 amazing facts about hair

There are normally about 100, 000 hairs on a person's head. We understand better why we lose 50 or 100 per day without becoming bald!

Did you know ? 10 amazing facts about hair

The hair of a man lives on average 3 years. During this period, he will not stop pushing, until he dies and be replaced by another, while.

Did you know ? 10 amazing facts about hair

. The hair of a woman lives on average between 4 to 6 years. The hair is in perpetual renewal. When a hair dies, it takes about 2 or 3 months before falling, the time that the new hair has become sufficiently "invasive".

Did you know ? 10 amazing facts about hair

The hair grows about 0.3 mm per day, so about 1 cm per month. That's why it's better to think carefully before cutting your hair very short!

Did you know ? 10 amazing facts about hair

The hair grows a little faster when it's hot. You do not believe in it ? And yet, it is true: the heat accelerates very slightly the regrowth of the hair. Because it stimulates blood circulation, which in turn stimulates hair growth.

Did you know ? 10 amazing facts about hair

We all lose a certain amount of hair a day - especially during seasonal falls, in the fall and in the spring. However, a hair loss becomes critical when it exceeds 100 hairs a day.

Did you know ? 10 amazing facts about hair

Cutting the tips does not stimulate hair regrowth! It is an old myth which is however false: it is certainly good and aesthetic to cut damaged spikes. On the other hand, it does not have any influence on the regrowth of the hair!

Did you know ? 10 amazing facts about hair

White hair is not reserved for the elderly. The age of appearance of the first white hair varies very strongly from one individual to another. But on average, the first white hair would arrive around 34 years old.

Did you know ? 10 amazing facts about hair

Smoking can whiten hair! Even if the genetic factor is the main "responsible" for the appearance of white hair: a study has shown that smokers are 4 times more likely than non-smokers to have white hair ... still a good reason for Stop

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