About Dry Scalp

What's Causing Flakes? Dry Scalp and Dandruff?

What's Causing Flakes? Dry Scalp and Dandruff?

Dandruff flakes may indicate a dry scalp or another skin condition. Take these steps to keep your scalp healthy and flake-free. If your black shirt is covered in white flakes and it's not snowing outside, your scalp is probably to blame. This symptom, commonly known as dandr ...

What Can Make Your Scalp Dry

What Can Make Your Scalp Dry

Your dandruff can be a bummer, but it's benign to your well being. Dandruff is just a "cosmetic" problem, says New York dermatologist Michele Green, MD. "It will not cause anything bad." No body knows just what causes dandruff, though a fungus called malassezia may may play ...

Dandruff or Dry Scalp? What is the difference?

Dandruff or Dry Scalp? What is the difference?

If you have a dry, flaking scalp, you may suspect dandruff. But it could be a sign of dry scalp. Dandruff and dry scalp have the same main symptoms, which are falling flakes and an itchy scalp, but they are two different conditions. In dry scalp, the skin gets irritated and ...