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dry scalp....

after having my son my scalp has gotten super dry... what can I do to help this?

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June_Mama09

Asked by June_Mama09 at 12:45 PM on Sep. 27, 2010 in Beauty & Style

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  • If old enough, Head and Shoulders.

    Or, get baby shampoo especially designed for dry scalp / excema.
    CandyHorse

    Answer by CandyHorse at 1:40 PM on Sep. 27, 2010

  • i have the same problem..must be the lactation...try a mask with olive oil and egg yolk -works really great..just remeber to keep the mask for an hour on your dump hair
    DavidsMommy85

    Answer by DavidsMommy85 at 3:37 PM on Sep. 27, 2010

  • davidsmommy85 had a great suggestion.

    or a scalp treatment.

    Stay away from head and shoulders and like brands.

    if it's flaking and you are worried about dandruff seek a doctor. Dandruff is caused by a fungus, and you'll need a prescription to properly treat it. (since most otc brands contain tar that only mask the problem or make it worse, especially if it's not true dandruff and something like dry skin instead).
    xxhazeldovexx

    Answer by xxhazeldovexx at 9:27 PM on Sep. 27, 2010

  • the olive oil and egg yolk have lots of protein in it, which is great for your hair. so feel free to massage into your scalp AND hair ends. :)
    xxhazeldovexx

    Answer by xxhazeldovexx at 9:28 PM on Sep. 27, 2010

  • My son had bad skin when he was born & scalp issues also. I used Spectro body wash & Spectro eczema hydrating cream for kids& it helped & eventually wet away on its own. Its pricey but well worth it & lasts a while.
    sarasmommy777

    Answer by sarasmommy777 at 9:36 PM on Sep. 27, 2010

  • Head & Shoulders
    sstepph

    Answer by sstepph at 7:14 AM on Oct. 5, 2010

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