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Dry scalp solutions

My 16 month old daughter has a dry flakey scalp. I live in the desert so there's no moisture here so we are always lathering her up with lotion. What can I do for her dry and flakey scalp? Thanks!

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Kaitlyn0816

Asked by Kaitlyn0816 at 10:16 AM on Apr. 9, 2010 in Toddlers (1-2)

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  • i know this will sound crazy but it really works...rub some olive oil in her hair let it sit for like 5 mins then wash it out it will leave her hair a little oily but it wont be dry...i used it on my niece
    Lovin_mybaby5

    Answer by Lovin_mybaby5 at 10:28 AM on Apr. 9, 2010

  • my son was the same way and I was told to use head and shoulders and it totally cleared up! its like an older form of cradle cap
    maxsmom11807

    Answer by maxsmom11807 at 11:06 AM on Apr. 9, 2010

  • I find if I use to much shampoo and dont rinse it out properly it looks like she has a dry scalp but it's really just dried soap that's flaking off
    twogirlsandmore

    Answer by twogirlsandmore at 1:36 PM on Apr. 9, 2010

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