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Crusty scalp
Dec 20, 2003
... The doctor had also suggested we try not washing his hair for a few days to see if there was any inprovement, but there wasn't. I have found that we can only use 1 brand of baby shampoo on him, others seem to worsen the problem. The doctor had also said that he did not feel that it was eczema, but possibly Psorisis. He said that it would be hard to automaticly catorgorize it... (3 replies)
Crusty scalp
Dec 20, 2003
... This can be crusty sometimes. Maybe he's got very sensitive skin. Could you try not washing his hair at all? ... (3 replies)
Crusty scalp
Dec 19, 2003
... My 2 1/2 yr old son gets this crusty (but not really dry) stuff on his scalp. As an infant I just thought it was cradle cap, so I'd do the baby oil thing to get rid of it... but it ALWAYS came back! He still constantly has it. His hair is always washed and rinsed out well, so its not from any kind of build-up. I thought it could be Psorisis (sp?) and the doctor said he wasn't... (3 replies)

... have for a long time get red pimple like scaley bumps on my head more so now but not a whole lot. The bumps have never really concerned me but now I have a very crusty scalp that feels like build up. Also I am losing more hair than normal though prob because my scalp is irritated right now. ... (0 replies)
... I have a Crusty, itchy scalp, (possible seborrheic dermatitis) problem. It has been slowly getting worse for about two years. I have tried every shampoo and prescription that I could find and nothing helps or has stopped it. Anyone else having this problem and how did you solve it. At the end of my rope, don't know what to do next! (0 replies)
... Microscopic chewing mites can be a real problem. Nothing seem to affect them for more than a few days. I had little red bumps on my scalp with clear liquid that itched constantly, Became hard and crusty when they dried up. ... (3 replies)
... Microscopic chewing mites can be a real problem. Nothing seem to affect them for more than a few days. I had little red bumps on my scalp with clear liquid that itched constantly, Became hard and crusty when they dried up. ... (3 replies)
... A few years ago I got a real bad sun burn on my bald spot and later the bald spot received pimples, then turned into scabs and now redness and crusty scabs that never seems to completely hear. It also itches. Can I get help here on what to do? ... (2 replies)
... scaly scab about the size of my fingertip on the top of my scalp that I've had for months. It never heals, the scaly scab crusts, then peels off revealing red, raw skin underneath, but doesn't actively bleed. ... (1 replies)
... My scalp itches and the moment i go to rub at it it feels as though my scalp is breaking open, clear fluid seeps out, never red... afterward when it stops, the area is crusty and still itchy. ... (1 replies)
... s not something else. My seborrheic got really bad and I had these patches of crusty yellow build up and some turned into sores. Nizoral shampoo works good, but it really dries out the hair and can cause breakage. ... (18 replies)
... Sounds like you've developed psoriasis. I have it, and those crusty patches sound like what I've got. You should see a dermatologist. I've been prescribed all sorts of shampoos and creams, but none seem to have much effect. ... (1 replies)
... I have looked through these boards quite a bit for an answer to this, but all I'm finding is seborrheic dermatitis. I really feel like that is not what I have, but I could be mistaken. It does resemble cradle cap a little, but it isn't at all oily. If I pick the skin off, it leaves raw spots, but otherwise, the skin underneath is not red or raised like psoriasis. It does... (1 replies)
Flaky Scalp
Jul 15, 2004
... I have kinda the same issue with a very itchy scalp and I try to use head and shoulders, which probably works the best in my opinion. I never have gotten perscription shampoo for it though. ... (2 replies)
Crusty scalp
Dec 20, 2003
... Ahh! I have this condition too! What the heck is it? Sometimes it's slightly moist for me (esp. if I scratch at it) but most of the time it's dry. It's like a hard crust that appears in small patches (all white-yellow) and is like a scab but softer. I talked to my doctor about it and he said I should change soaps. I have but no success. It appears most often if I use a shower... (3 replies)
... dandruff that is oily or 'weeps' after shampooing, you may have seborrhea which is caused by an excess of acetylcholine. Especially if your eyebrows and ears get crusty or flaky. My hair started falling out when I was about 45. Got pretty thin, on top especially. ... (35 replies)
... mother, it really worked great for me, I had that crusty scaly itchy scalp. This did the trick, and I don't have to apply daily. ... (12 replies)
Childs scalp
Feb 27, 2002
... hi everyone! my 6 year old daughter has a terrible problem with her scalp. it started out last year just a little flaky and dry but now her whole scalp is scaly, dry, crusty, and it itches her bad. ... (6 replies)
... my scalp and face started to develop some sort of rash. On my SCALP had appeared patches of dry, flaky skin. ... (1 replies)
... For the past few months my scalp has been very irritated. It never itches and I do not think I have a rash it is just one big scabby, lumpy, crusty mess. I went to the dermatologist who gave me some Kenalogg spray and then something stronger but it is not improving. ... (0 replies)


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