... Seborrheic dermatitis is a fungal condition and needs to be properly treated with an anti-Candida diet to eliminate it for good. Temporary measures such as; ketezonale cream, corticosteroid lotion, hydrocortisone cream, Nizoral shampoo &, Jojoba oil and Tea Tree oil as maintenance, will help relive the symptoms.
But to get to the root of the problem one must eliminate an... (2 replies)
Better late then never. I got frustrated after about 10 years with this stuff (DS of the face) and trying every topical known to man. Many worked but using them 3, 4 or 5 times a week forever was just too much to bear for me. Fungicide + corticosteroid over a long long time has risks.
My conjecture is that the offending organism, either pityosporum ovale or a... (2 replies)
... Hi Matt and Fairy,
was interested reading about this. I am suffering badly with a fungal infection at the moment. I have spent so much on medicines so far, and am even on tablets (which can have an adverse effect on the liver), to try and get rid of this infection which seems to keep flaring up.
As cider vinegar is a fungicide it may help me too. Any advice on usage? ... (6 replies)
... I dont have the dermetitis on my face but my scalp was horrible.I started using nioxin cleanser and scalp therapy over a week ago and it seems to have cleared it up.I had been using Nizoral every 2-3 days.I started using Nioxin for hair loss.So far my scalp clearing up is just a fantastic plus.Im crossing my fingers for it to last.Anyway,I read somewhere that you can use... (14 replies)
... be cured with a complete overhall of the diet, as well as adding herbs and other supplements. I also suspect it could have a lot to do with a sluggish liver, the liver is connected to almost every skin disorder. ... (14 replies)
... Hi Everyone,
I'm looking to get some feedback on what my skin condition could potentially be, using my background information;
I had terrible cystic acne at around age 19-20 (21 now) and saw a dermatologist about it, like many, he prescribed oratane (or roaccutane) for 6-7 months. It made my skin incredibly dry and my lips would crack every day, but it was serving it's... (2 replies)
... is worth a trial. These drugs are hard on the liver so minimal effective doseage is wise with liver monitoring for dosing for over a month. ... (6 replies)
... scarring. I tend to get mine on my forehead, and I figured maybe because the skin is thinnest there, as compared to your cheeks, but I also tend to get seborrhic dermatitis there as well. ... (21 replies)