A dry scalp is characterized by itching, flaking, burning sensation, redness, or inflammation of the forehead or scalp, according to WebMD. A common way to tell if you have a dry scalp is to scratch your head and see if ... More »

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To treat a dry scalp, prepare it by exfoliating the skin, then select a home remedy treatment. Follow up with an over-the-counter product if the problem persists. Treating a dry scalp takes between five to 15 minutes and... More »

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Over-the-counter shampoo is the most frequently used treatment for a dry, itchy scalp, according to HowStuffWorks. This is usually effective, but topical medications and laser treatments are available depending on the ca... More »

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Indications of a skin rash include inflammation, redness, itchiness, dryness and scaliness that mostly occurs on the elbows and back of the knees, neck, face, hands and scalp, says WebMD. In some cases, blisters can form... More »

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The main symptom of rosacea is redness on the face in the forehead, chin, cheek and nose areas, according to WebMD. Sometimes, pimples and tiny bumps appear along with the redness, and some people experience burning and ... More »

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The way to know if hair dye causes an allergic reaction is to check for signs or symptoms on the scalp or neck areas, such as redness, an itchy rash, inflammation or a burning sensation. Anyone allergic to hair dye may e... More »

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Seborrheic dermatitis, eczema and scalp psoriasis all cause a scalp to be dry and itchy, according to WebMD. Other causes of dry and itchy scalp include a poor diet and diseases such as Parkinson's disease. More »

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