Dandruff, itching head skin and hair loss Disturbing problems that need to fix.
Falling hair has many causes. The main cause is usually from heredity and changing hormones in the body. And dandruff is also one cause of falling hair.
The dandruff is from inflamed head skin, so it is the reason why the hair is fallen more than normal and the dandruff also worsens your personality. Because the dandruff is part of the skin which is white scaly residue, so it drops out and always fall with the hair or it sometime become white pieces sticking on the head. If you ignore or don’t handle it correctly, the hair will keep falling doubly.
Moreover, the dandruff is the main cause which stimulates the heredity occurring or the hormone changing quickly. If you know you have the dandruff, so you should deal with it to protect the inflamed and reduce hair falling.
Image of dandruff on the head
The causes of dandruff
1. Mold which is on the head skin. Everyone normally has it but has different numbers. Those who have a number of the dandruff may get other factors stimulating the growing of the mold.
2. External environment or pollutions that we touch in everyday life also cause the dandruff.
3. Stress which makes body system working unwell. That causes the dandruff as well.
4. Cosmetic allergy and chemicals including shampoo, hair color, perm solution, hair straightening cream and etc.
5. Skin or hair disease especially Seborrheic dermatitis, Psoriasis, Dermatitis or Eczema, and Infectious disease.
Image of the dandruff from chronic disease which is hard to cure.
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Seborrheic dermatitis is found the most. It is a chronic disease which is very annoying. It is rash and on the top of the rash is dry and cloudy white splinters that always drop out. The popular areas are skin head which is called as the dandruff, beside nose, between both eyebrows, inside ears, neck, above the ribs area, on the back, chest, and armpits. For infant, it is found in groin, lower chest, and navel. Those who are Seborrheic dermatitis, body sometime produce too much oil and acid which makes the skin inflaming. Besides, Malassezia, a kind of yeast which grows in fat glands along with bacteria make Seborrheic dermatitis worse. This disease is regularly found in 3 ages that is infant, teenager and elder. Because Seborrheic dermatitis’s symptom is similar to Psoriasis’s, so it needs the experts to adjudicate. Seborrheic dermatitis also relates to other diseases such as Parkinson's disease, and nervous system and brain diseases. And Malassezia infection is also from stress, heat, sweat, food consisted of yeast, bakery, milk, butter, not enough sleep hours, and so on…
Protection and treatment
1. Choose shampoo, which its mixture, is confirmed by FDA. Because the intensity of solutions affect the treatment, so dermatologists need to write prescription for the long term safety.
2. Must have technology reduced the origin of the problem such as reducing the fat glands on the head skin.
3. After washing hair, you should dry your hair. Not to allow it dries naturally. Most people wash their hair in night time and go to bed while the hair is still wet. That is the cause of the dandruff .
4. Avoid the hair and head skin touching chemicals very often while treating dandruff problem. Stop using chemicals for the hair until the dandruff has been fixed especially dyed hair or straightening hair.
5. Make sure that shampoo’s ingredients or hair production is highly tender because the strong one will worsen the symptom.
6. While washing the hair, should massage on symptom areas and leave it about 5 – 10 minutes in order to let the drug infusing into the skin and then wash it out.
7. Reduce stress and have enough sleep hours. Moreover, eat healthy food including vegetable and fruits.
According to bad symptom, it is necessary to see the doctors and get the treatment correctly. You don’t need to stand the dandruff anymore.
Wutinan Sithipolvanichgul, MD
Specialized in Dermatologic Surgery and Laser
- Dermatologist, MSc UK
- Specialized in Dermatologic Surgery and Laser
- Member of American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
- Master class: Surgical Laser Procedures and Pigmented Laser in Amsterdam, the Netherlands
- Education in laser from such medical professional as Richard Rox Anderson M.D., who has been praised for his expertise in the global skin laser.