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What can I do to relieve the terrible itching

My scalp is driving me crazy 🤪! It never stops, itching and flaking. Can I take anything over the counter? A shampoo?

  1. I had to get my hair done to, find out, I have a problem!lol!

    1. Thanks I sure will! I had, no idea I had it! I went to the hairstyles and found out!wow! That's crazy 🤪!

      1. I am glad you had an observant hairstylist. Bless her for insight! I have learned from others here, and on our other health sites, that many health issues have been initially seen by our hairstylists, nail technicians and physical trainers/gym staff. Bless them all... Happy you'll stay in touch with us. Sending healing hugs, Liz - - Site Moderator

    2. Good morning and thanks for the message. My doctor, has put my on, medicated shampoo. I pray it works. Have a blessed day!

      1. good morning! I've got some good news! I used the shampoo this morning! Wow! What a difference it made already! The itching is not as bad and my hair looks beautiful! Thanks for your messages and support! Have a blessed day!😊

      2. I'm also, sending you a hug 🤗! You're a very special person!

    3. You pose a good question. First, I want to express my empathy for your symptoms. I know what you are going through, and it is not easy. Next, and most important, is to ask your doctor, who knows your health history best, for recommendations specific for you. Meanwhile, many members here have found relief with some over-the-counter remedies and shampoos containing the least of chemicals and irritants, including fragrances. Here are some articles from our website: and Please let us know your thoughts... Sending healing hugs to you, Liz - - Site Moderator

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