dandruff


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Words related to dandruff

a condition in which white scales of dead skin are shed by the scalp

Related Words

loose scales shed from the scalp

References in periodicals archive ?
Over-the-counter products currently prescribed include remedies for dandruff, indigestion, mouth ulcers and travel sickness.
It reduces hair fall, dandruff and other scalp problems.
Historically women with dandruff have been using medicinal shampoos to combat dandruff and then use 'beauty' conditioners to attempt to gain back the moisture and shine lost from their hair," commented Dr.
Head and Shoulders is acknowledged worldwide as the leading hair care solution to dandruff with its wide range of shampoos,conditioners, treatments designed specifically to protect the hair against dandruff.
The skin isn't red but she does seem to have dandruff no matter how much I rinse or brush her.
My scalp has been itchy lately, and I've noticed dandruff on my shoulder.
These shampoos contain dandruff fighters such as pyrithione zinc (Head & Shoulders[R]), salicylic acid (Neutrogena T/Sal[R]), selenium sulfide (Selsun Blue[R]), coal tar (Neutrogena T/ Gel[R]), and ketoconazole (Nizoral[R]).
According to the most up to date consumer feedback, the natural skin care company has learned that, when utilized on the scalp, the item is really more effective at treating and preventing dandruff than a lot of anti-dandruff hair shampoos.
Many men, especially those with oily hair, get plagued with dandruff - increasing the chances of hairfall.
Talking about hair and scalp health in particular, Dr Hirji said: "Head and Shoulders researchers have been able to translate scientific knowledge into technology solutions for effective scalp and anti dandruff products.
Avoid hairspray and gels as they can stick to the scalp and cause dandruff to form.
Recognizing demodicosis as the cause of blepharitis is often simple, due to pathognomonic cylindrical dandruff (Figure 2), and important, due to its recalcitrance to all standard medical therapies, except tea tree oil.
ISLAMABAD -- Around 55% of Pakistanis claim to have dandruff with shampoo (51 per cent) and hair oil (33 per cent) being mostly used as a dandruff treatment, a recent survey has found.
Over-the-counter dandruff shampoos do work, says Kleinsmith.
Summary: SHARJAH -- One of the common skin problems in the Middle East, dandruff is a form of skin eczema (seborrheic eczema) that affects the parts of the body with high oil production.