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05 Feb 2004

peeling scalp
can you help by telling me what is wrong with my scalp,there are patches of large flakes coming of my scalp ,almost like cradle cap. am i aggrevating my scalp by using gel?must i use niz shampoo or a tar bassed shampoo?
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01 Jan 0001

Glen, you can try Nizshampoo®, but I’m not too sure it will work. It sounds like you might have eczema or psoriasis and this will take stronger medicines than Nizshampoo® or tea tree shampoo. If it doesn’t clear up within the next week, the best would be to see a dermatologist. Good luck.
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