Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Charlene | 2009-07-27

Q.

3 MONTH OLD AND DRY SCALP

Good day,

My son used to have a very oily scalp but lately it is gone very dry.What can I use for the dryness in his scalp?

Thanking you
Charlene

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Your baby probably has a condtion called sebborrhoea of his scalp. Apply a little olive oil to his scalp every day and the dryness should soon disappear.Use a very mild shampoo for babies such as Elizabeth Anne baby shampoo.

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