3 years

Dry scalp and hair problem

recently I having dry scalp due to hot water shower. I would like to explain my condition… First my hair turn dry brittle and breakage during my shower time that time I didn’t know this was because of hot showers… After that I go shaved my head… And then only I noticed dry flakes and itching… Now my hair growth also is not healthy as before doctor… My hair grows like fuzz and I feel like not thick as well… Will this cure and turn to normal… Will my scalp get back to normal condition? And the main question is will hot showers cause hair loss or hair thinning? Is this because hot showers damaged my scalp barrier?

Dr Ramzdhan,

3 years

Hi and thank you for asking us

Through the question and statement you gave on the above section, i completely understand your concern over this matter. For your information, the problem you are facing can be due to multiple causes such as:

  • Frequent/ too much washing
  • Contact dermatitis
  • Spending to much time under hot water
  • Eczema
  • Scalp psoriasis

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In order for us to provide you with an accurate choice of treatment and management, we need additional details to explore further into your current complaints. Therefore, we greatly suggest that you refer this to your nearest medical doctor. If you have any more enquiries, you can click on the link (DoctorOnCall) and speak to our doctors in private and get the consultation you need on the phone. Thank you.

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