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What do you use for a dry, itchy scalp?

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mz_erica03

Asked by mz_erica03 at 11:54 AM on Nov. 9, 2010 in Beauty & Style

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Answers (11)
  • Head and Shoulders I secretly love it
    littlestar85257

    Answer by littlestar85257 at 11:55 AM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • Desenex
    arenad

    Answer by arenad at 11:56 AM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • mine was sooo bad it was affecting daily life. i wanted to try selsen blue shampoo but it was expensive so i tried a few other things and nothing worked and the itch became intolerable. i bought the generic equate version of selsen blue and after the 2nd use the itch was completely GONE and zero flakes. i got mad at myself for not trying it sooner.
    mhaney03

    Answer by mhaney03 at 11:57 AM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • if my head gets really dry and itchy i cover it with olive oil, then blow dry it. it also works as an amazing hot oil treatment.
    momslikeme366

    Answer by momslikeme366 at 11:58 AM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • Garnier Fructis for dandruff. I don't actually have dandruff, but this helps a lot. Also smells pretty good, too :)
    Ginger0104

    Answer by Ginger0104 at 12:01 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • Head and shoulders! And it smells great.
    aliceinlove

    Answer by aliceinlove at 12:25 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • Flax seed oil or olive oil... it works wonders for your hair... also, try another shampoo or rinsing with vinegar to make sure you got all residues out... then conditioning....
    momof2redhedz

    Answer by momof2redhedz at 12:59 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • Come visit me and get a scalp treatment :)
    goldfish09

    Answer by goldfish09 at 3:31 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • Paul Mitchell's Tea Tree Oil Shampoo or any organic shampoo with ecuplytus in it. And the woman at the salon told me a cheap way to do it is to rub olive oil into your scalp, let it sit for a couple hours and then wash it out with baking powder, which gets rid of the olive oil.
    SophiaofLight

    Answer by SophiaofLight at 2:55 AM on Nov. 10, 2010

  • oops, that should be baking soda, not powder
    SophiaofLight

    Answer by SophiaofLight at 2:55 AM on Nov. 10, 2010

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